The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 211 185 214
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 17 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.57% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.61% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 3
Average salary £32,500 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.72% +23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Support Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5178 4957 4806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.23% 93.56% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 3669 3993
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Consultant in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the Berkshire region.

Support Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Support Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 5 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Newbury -4 3 £22,500 -
Bracknell -14 3 £50,000 +108.33% 1
Hungerford - 3 £23,000 -
Support Consultant
South East

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Support Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Consultant in their job title.

1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) Windows
5 7 (21.88%) SQL
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
5 7 (21.88%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (18.75%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (15.63%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (15.63%) Firewall
7 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
7 5 (15.63%) ERP
8 4 (12.50%) .NET
8 4 (12.50%) Exchequer
8 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (12.50%) Pegasus
8 4 (12.50%) Sage
8 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 4 (12.50%) GoldMine
8 4 (12.50%) F5
9 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (9.38%) Websense
9 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
9 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
9 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
9 3 (9.38%) XML
9 3 (9.38%) MS Office
9 3 (9.38%) MCSE

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Support Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) IIS
1 2 (6.25%) Drupal
1 2 (6.25%) Kentico
2 1 (3.13%) WordPress
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (18.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (15.63%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (12.50%) Exchequer
4 4 (12.50%) GoldMine
5 1 (3.13%) Magento
5 1 (3.13%) FRx
5 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
2 1 (3.13%) IPsec
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.13%) DB2
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) XML
2 3 (9.38%) XSLT
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) SAP XI
3 1 (3.13%) EDI
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) XSD
3 1 (3.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.13%) PKI
1 1 (3.13%) Replication
1 1 (3.13%) NHS
1 1 (3.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) ERP
2 2 (6.25%) CRM
2 2 (6.25%) Web Design
2 2 (6.25%) Content Management
2 2 (6.25%) Analytics
2 2 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (3.13%) Software Licensing
3 1 (3.13%) Functional Testing
3 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.13%) Logistics
3 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.13%) Data Security
3 1 (3.13%) SOA
3 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.25%) C
4 1 (3.13%) XPath
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 3 (9.38%) MCSA
2 3 (9.38%) MCP
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) AAT
4 1 (3.13%) MCITP
4 1 (3.13%) MCTS
4 1 (3.13%) CIMA
4 1 (3.13%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ACCA
4 1 (3.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) HL7
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
3 4 (12.50%) Pegasus
3 4 (12.50%) Sage
3 4 (12.50%) F5
4 3 (9.38%) Websense
5 2 (6.25%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) Nokia
5 2 (6.25%) i2
6 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.13%) Sourcefire
6 1 (3.13%) Juniper
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec
6 1 (3.13%) McAfee
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £50k plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Portal
Salary: £55,000 per annum PHI, Pension scheme, Life insurance, Private medical
Posted: 15 days ago