The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Consultant
Rank 220 213 218
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 6 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 13
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £34,800 £45,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,800 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Technical 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
5110 5317 5004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.79% 93.20% 93.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3772 3850 3925
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Support Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
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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 +1 3 £55,000 +30.95%
Slough - 3 £50,000 -
Technical Support Consultant
South East

Technical Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) BMC
2 3 (30.00%) CA
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) MCP
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) MCSA
2 3 (30.00%) XHTML
2 3 (30.00%) LDAP
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) Remedy
2 3 (30.00%) ITSM
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Ajax
2 3 (30.00%) FrontRange

Technical Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LDAP
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) SSL
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) IPsec
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) XML
1 3 (30.00%) XHTML
1 3 (30.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) CMDB
2 2 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Service Management
1 3 (30.00%) ITSM
1 3 (30.00%) Time Management
1 3 (30.00%) IT Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCP
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) MCSA
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (30.00%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) BMC
2 3 (30.00%) CA
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Remedy
2 3 (30.00%) FrontRange
2 3 (30.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) McAfee
3 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper