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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 102 119 120
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 6 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.42% 0.22% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.23% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 6
Average salary £37,525 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.06% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
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
1353 1752 1708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.75% 95.22% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 1471 1518
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 29 May 2015.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Linux
3 10 (76.92%) ITIL
4 9 (69.23%) Oracle
4 9 (69.23%) VMware
5 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) F5
7 5 (38.46%) DevOps
7 5 (38.46%) Line Management
7 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (38.46%) Project Management
7 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
7 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
7 5 (38.46%) LDAP
8 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
8 4 (30.77%) Python
8 4 (30.77%) Debian
9 3 (23.08%) Matrix Management
9 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (23.08%) Apache
9 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
9 3 (23.08%) DNS
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 3 (23.08%) UNIX
9 3 (23.08%) Perl
9 3 (23.08%) SAN
9 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
10 2 (15.38%) Terminal Server
10 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (15.38%) Zope
3 2 (15.38%) Plone
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LDAP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Debian
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) Line Management
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) LPIC
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) F5
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat