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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 213 208 173
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 17 25 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.43% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.46% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 35
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
5550 5455 5132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.52% 93.03% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3814 4141 4209
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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
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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 -10 11 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Hungerford - 2 £24,500 -
Slough +4 1 £20,500 -48.75%
Support Consultant
South East

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 18 (39.13%) Windows
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
3 14 (30.43%) SQL
4 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
4 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 11 (23.91%) Dynamics AX
5 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (15.22%) Dynamics GP
7 7 (15.22%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (15.22%) Degree
7 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
7 7 (15.22%) ERP
7 7 (15.22%) Oracle
8 6 (13.04%) ACCA
8 6 (13.04%) Exchequer
8 6 (13.04%) Pegasus
8 6 (13.04%) Sage
8 6 (13.04%) CIMA
8 6 (13.04%) GoldMine
8 6 (13.04%) AAT
9 5 (10.87%) Firewall
9 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
9 5 (10.87%) Nokia
9 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
9 5 (10.87%) IIS
9 5 (10.87%) DNS
10 4 (8.70%) Websense

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 5 (10.87%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (15.22%) Dynamics GP
2 7 (15.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (13.04%) Exchequer
3 6 (13.04%) GoldMine
4 2 (4.35%) Agresso
5 1 (2.17%) FRx
5 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Firewall
1 5 (10.87%) DNS
2 3 (6.52%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) DB2
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.17%) EDI
2 1 (2.17%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) XSLT
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Linux
5 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) ERP
2 4 (8.70%) Data Security
2 4 (8.70%) Software Licensing
3 3 (6.52%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (6.52%) Logistics
3 3 (6.52%) Content Management
3 3 (6.52%) Migration
3 3 (6.52%) Service Management
3 3 (6.52%) ITIL
4 2 (4.35%) CRM
4 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.35%) Project Management
4 2 (4.35%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.17%) Functional Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Analytics
5 1 (2.17%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.52%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.17%) ABAP
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) ACCA
2 6 (13.04%) CIMA
2 6 (13.04%) AAT
3 3 (6.52%) MCITP
3 3 (6.52%) MCTS
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 6 (13.04%) Pegasus
3 6 (13.04%) Sage
4 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
4 5 (10.87%) Nokia
5 4 (8.70%) Websense
5 4 (8.70%) Sourcefire
5 4 (8.70%) F5
6 1 (2.17%) SAP
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