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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 198 208 212
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 10 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.33% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 13
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £47,750 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
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
4725 5426 5081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.99% 92.59% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3756 3759 3959
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +9 8 £42,500 -
Maidenhead - 2 £41,000 -
Support Consultant
South East

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 6 (35.29%) UNIX
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) MySQL
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) Apache
4 4 (23.53%) ITSM
4 4 (23.53%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) CSS
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) Ajax
5 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) SaaS
5 3 (17.65%) Time Management
5 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
6 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) IT Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) CMDB
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP HCM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP HR-PA
2 1 (5.88%) SAP HR-PD
2 1 (5.88%) SAP HR
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) Ajax
2 2 (11.76%) J2EE
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) XHTML
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
1 2 (11.76%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) Learning Management System
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) UNIX
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Service Management
2 4 (23.53%) ITSM
3 3 (17.65%) Time Management
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) IT Asset Management
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Product Management
5 1 (5.88%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) X++
4 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCTS
3 1 (5.88%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (11.76%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
3 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.76%) Remedy
3 2 (11.76%) FrontRange
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) BMC
3 2 (11.76%) CA
4 1 (5.88%) Nokia