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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Consultant
Rank 223 224 223
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.034% 0.071% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.076% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Average salary £20,000 £33,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.74% -11.18%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
5436 5232 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.82% 93.18% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 4034 4328
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £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 19 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
(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 -5 1 £20,000 -55.55% 2
Bracknell -8 1 - -
Technical Support Consultant
South East

Technical Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Software Distribution
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 2 (14.29%) Content Management
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.14%) MS Office
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
7 1 (7.14%) XML
7 1 (7.14%) XSLT
7 1 (7.14%) MCSE
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (7.14%) DHCP

Technical Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Lync
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (14.29%) Content Management
1 2 (14.29%) Software Distribution
2 1 (7.14%) Line Management
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Business Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Annual bonus & healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hungerford/ Bristol
ADP Dealer Services
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent beCompettive salary with excellent benefits packagenefits
Posted: 5 days ago