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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 209 202 182
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 17 19 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.34% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.36% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 36
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £31,750 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,600 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.40% -
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
5475 5271 5216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.34% 93.09% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3763 4037 4314
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 £25,500 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -2 9 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Hungerford - 3 £24,500 - 1
Bracknell +1 1 - -
Slough -2 1 £20,500 -51.76%
Support Consultant
South East

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 19 (38.00%) Finance
2 18 (36.00%) Windows
3 16 (32.00%) SQL
4 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (22.00%) Dynamics AX
5 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (18.00%) Degree
7 8 (16.00%) Oracle
7 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (14.00%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (14.00%) Sage
9 6 (12.00%) Pegasus
9 6 (12.00%) ACCA
9 6 (12.00%) CIMA
9 6 (12.00%) Firewall
9 6 (12.00%) Exchequer
9 6 (12.00%) ERP
9 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
9 6 (12.00%) GoldMine
9 6 (12.00%) Dynamics GP
9 6 (12.00%) AAT
10 5 (10.00%) IIS
10 5 (10.00%) Nokia
10 5 (10.00%) DNS
10 5 (10.00%) CheckPoint
10 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (8.00%) Websense

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (14.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (12.00%) Exchequer
3 6 (12.00%) Dynamics GP
3 6 (12.00%) GoldMine
4 2 (4.00%) Agresso
5 1 (2.00%) Sage 1000
5 1 (2.00%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) Firewall
2 5 (10.00%) DNS
3 3 (6.00%) DHCP
4 2 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.00%) DB2
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 19 (38.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 3 (6.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
1 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.00%) XML
2 2 (4.00%) XSLT
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) EDI
3 1 (2.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Clustering
2 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.00%) UNIX
4 2 (4.00%) Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.00%) ERP
2 4 (8.00%) Data Security
2 4 (8.00%) Content Management
2 4 (8.00%) Software Licensing
3 3 (6.00%) Logistics
3 3 (6.00%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (6.00%) Migration
3 3 (6.00%) Service Management
3 3 (6.00%) ITIL
3 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.00%) CRM
4 2 (4.00%) Project Management
4 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.00%) Analytics
4 2 (4.00%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.00%) People Management
5 1 (2.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.00%) ABAP
5 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) AAT
2 6 (12.00%) ACCA
2 6 (12.00%) CIMA
3 3 (6.00%) MCTS
3 3 (6.00%) MCITP
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle
3 7 (14.00%) Sage
4 6 (12.00%) Pegasus
5 5 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (10.00%) Nokia
6 4 (8.00%) Websense
6 4 (8.00%) Sourcefire
6 4 (8.00%) F5
7 1 (2.00%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Annual bonus & healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago
Hungerford/ Bristol
ADP Dealer Services
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent beCompettive salary with excellent benefits packagenefits
Posted: 15 days ago