The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 104 - 113
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 6 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% - 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% - 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 10
Average salary £37,550 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,520 - £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,340 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Support Consultant
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1324 1698 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.32% 94.60% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1365 1353
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Support Consultant Salary Trend in Cambridge

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 8 (66.67%) ITIL
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
4 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) Line Management
5 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (50.00%) Python
5 6 (50.00%) LDAP
5 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) Project Management
5 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (50.00%) Debian
6 5 (41.67%) Apache
6 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) DNS
7 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (33.33%) Zope
7 4 (33.33%) Plone
8 3 (25.00%) LPIC
8 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
8 3 (25.00%) SAN
8 3 (25.00%) Tridion
8 3 (25.00%) Perl
8 3 (25.00%) Terminal Server
8 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (25.00%) SharePoint

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (41.67%) Apache
3 4 (33.33%) Zope
3 4 (33.33%) Plone
4 3 (25.00%) IIS
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) LDAP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Debian
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Line Management
3 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) LPIC
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) F5