The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 601 589 615
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 297 323 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.31% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 264 247 216
Average salary £37,200 £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.53% -11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Support Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Support Consultant Salary Trend in England

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Support Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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
(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
South East +13 95 £42,500 +6.25% 13
London +16 76 £37,500 -2.59% 9
West Midlands +4 37 £25,000 -16.66% 2
East of England +26 23 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Yorkshire -11 23 £37,500 +7.14% 7
North West -13 19 £40,000 +42.85% 6
South West -21 11 £28,000 -30.00% 2
Midlands - 7 £55,000 -
East Midlands +13 4 £21,500 -54.73%
Support Consultant
UK

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 199 (34.97%) Windows
2 191 (33.57%) Microsoft
3 175 (30.76%) Finance
4 174 (30.58%) SQL
5 143 (25.13%) SQL Server
6 126 (22.14%) MS Excel
7 104 (18.28%) SAP
8 98 (17.22%) VMware
9 91 (15.99%) .NET
10 84 (14.76%) Active Directory
11 79 (13.88%) Citrix
12 77 (13.53%) Degree
13 76 (13.36%) Windows Server 2008
14 72 (12.65%) IIS
15 68 (11.95%) Oracle
16 64 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
17 61 (10.72%) Linux
18 59 (10.37%) Microsoft Certification
19 53 (9.31%) MCSE
19 53 (9.31%) Firewall
20 48 (8.44%) C#
20 48 (8.44%) Hyper-V
21 46 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
22 43 (7.56%) ITIL
23 40 (7.03%) HTML
23 40 (7.03%) CRM
24 39 (6.85%) SAP Business One
25 38 (6.68%) SAN
26 37 (6.50%) SharePoint
26 37 (6.50%) SLA

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 72 (12.65%) IIS
2 37 (6.50%) SharePoint
3 27 (4.75%) Tomcat
4 25 (4.39%) MS Exchange
5 16 (2.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 16 (2.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (1.93%) WebSphere
6 11 (1.93%) Apache
7 8 (1.41%) Lync
8 6 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.88%) GlassFish
9 5 (0.88%) NetWeaver
9 5 (0.88%) CMS
9 5 (0.88%) JBoss
10 3 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.53%) Drupal
10 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.35%) Kentico
Applications
1 126 (22.14%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.50%) MS Office
3 12 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.93%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.58%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.53%) InDesign
7 3 (0.53%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.53%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 39 (6.85%) SAP Business One
2 24 (4.22%) SAP FI
2 24 (4.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 24 (4.22%) SAP CO
3 18 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (2.64%) Oracle EBS
5 14 (2.46%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (2.46%) Oracle Receivables
6 10 (1.76%) SAP SD
6 10 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (1.76%) SAP HCM
7 9 (1.58%) Oracle Payables
8 8 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
9 7 (1.23%) Sage 200
10 6 (1.05%) Oracle Cash Management
10 6 (1.05%) SAP HR
11 5 (0.88%) GoldMine
12 4 (0.70%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.87%) SaaS
2 6 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.05%) Office 365
3 4 (0.70%) Force.com
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.18%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 53 (9.31%) Firewall
2 38 (6.68%) SAN
3 36 (6.33%) TCP/IP
4 23 (4.04%) DHCP
5 17 (2.99%) DNS
6 15 (2.64%) Wireless
7 14 (2.46%) VPN
8 13 (2.28%) Internet
9 10 (1.76%) LDAP
10 9 (1.58%) NAS
11 7 (1.23%) WAN
11 7 (1.23%) HTTP
12 5 (0.88%) GPRS
12 5 (0.88%) LAN
13 4 (0.70%) PBX
13 4 (0.70%) Ethernet
13 4 (0.70%) Extranet
13 4 (0.70%) Intranet
13 4 (0.70%) Structured Cabling
13 4 (0.70%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (25.13%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.87%) Relational Database
3 20 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (3.51%) MySQL
3 20 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (3.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (3.16%) DTS
6 17 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (2.81%) SAP BW
8 8 (1.41%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 8 (1.41%) Cognos Report Studio
8 8 (1.41%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 6 (1.05%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.88%) DB2
10 5 (0.88%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.88%) MS Access
10 5 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.88%) SAP BI
11 4 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.35%) LSMW
3 2 (0.35%) Subversion
3 2 (0.35%) JIRA
3 2 (0.35%) eCATT
3 2 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.18%) JUnit
4 1 (0.18%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.18%) PROIV
4 1 (0.18%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (0.18%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.18%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
General
1 175 (30.76%) Finance
2 25 (4.39%) Law
3 21 (3.69%) German Language
4 19 (3.34%) Italian Language
4 19 (3.34%) Dutch Language
5 16 (2.81%) General Ledger
6 15 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.64%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.46%) Marketing
8 13 (2.28%) Spanish Language
9 11 (1.93%) Advertising
10 10 (1.76%) Banking
11 8 (1.41%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.41%) French Language
12 7 (1.23%) Back Office
12 7 (1.23%) Legal
13 6 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.88%) Publishing
15 4 (0.70%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.70%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (15.99%) .NET
2 40 (7.03%) HTML
3 35 (6.15%) ASP.NET
4 28 (4.92%) CSS
5 24 (4.22%) XML
6 11 (1.93%) .NET Framework
7 10 (1.76%) XHTML
7 10 (1.76%) Web Services
7 10 (1.76%) jQuery
8 8 (1.41%) WCF
9 7 (1.23%) XSLT
9 7 (1.23%) Entity Framework
10 6 (1.05%) Spring
10 6 (1.05%) EDI
11 5 (0.88%) WAP
11 5 (0.88%) SAP PI
11 5 (0.88%) SAP Basis
12 4 (0.70%) HTML5
12 4 (0.70%) Kendo UI
12 4 (0.70%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.04%) Thin Client
2 23 (4.04%) Fat Client
3 22 (3.87%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (2.46%) Hedge funds
6 9 (1.58%) CCTV
6 9 (1.58%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.41%) Clustering
7 8 (1.41%) Data Extraction
7 8 (1.41%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.23%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.05%) iSeries
9 6 (1.05%) Blackberry
10 5 (0.88%) Streaming Video
10 5 (0.88%) NHS
10 5 (0.88%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.53%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.53%) Informatics
11 3 (0.53%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 199 (34.97%) Windows
2 76 (13.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (10.72%) Linux
4 36 (6.33%) UNIX
5 32 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (5.45%) Windows 7
7 26 (4.57%) Windows 8
8 23 (4.04%) Windows Vista
9 22 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.23%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.70%) Debian
12 4 (0.70%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.53%) AIX
13 3 (0.53%) Solaris
14 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.35%) Android
15 1 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (7.56%) ITIL
2 40 (7.03%) CRM
3 36 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (5.27%) Service Management
5 29 (5.10%) Analytics
6 28 (4.92%) Time Management
7 27 (4.75%) ERP
8 24 (4.22%) Service Delivery
9 22 (3.87%) Project Management
9 22 (3.87%) Root Cause Analysis
10 19 (3.34%) ETL
10 19 (3.34%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (2.99%) Line Management
12 16 (2.81%) Migration
13 13 (2.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (2.28%) CAD
13 13 (2.28%) Data Migration
14 12 (2.11%) Business Analysis
14 12 (2.11%) Change Management
14 12 (2.11%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 174 (30.58%) SQL
2 48 (8.44%) C#
3 35 (6.15%) Java
4 31 (5.45%) JavaScript
5 30 (5.27%) ABAP
6 25 (4.39%) VBScript
7 21 (3.69%) T-SQL
8 15 (2.64%) Perl
9 14 (2.46%) PowerShell
10 11 (1.93%) VBA
11 9 (1.58%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.23%) VB
13 6 (1.05%) PHP
14 5 (0.88%) Python
15 4 (0.70%) C++
15 4 (0.70%) C
16 3 (0.53%) C-shell
16 3 (0.53%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.53%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.53%) Korn
Qualifications
1 77 (13.53%) Degree
2 59 (10.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (9.31%) MCSE
4 33 (5.80%) MCITP
5 27 (4.75%) CCA
6 25 (4.39%) Security Cleared
7 24 (4.22%) SC Cleared
8 23 (4.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (4.04%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (1.58%) ACCA
9 9 (1.58%) CIMA
10 7 (1.23%) MCSA
10 7 (1.23%) MCP
11 5 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.70%) AAT
13 3 (0.53%) Check Point Certification
13 3 (0.53%) MCTS
14 2 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.50%) SLA
2 16 (2.81%) QA
3 5 (0.88%) HL7
System Software
1 84 (14.76%) Active Directory
2 64 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (8.44%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.64%) vSphere
5 14 (2.46%) XenDesktop
6 10 (1.76%) XenApp
7 5 (0.88%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.53%) XenServer
8 3 (0.53%) Terminal Server
8 3 (0.53%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 2 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.35%) NFS
10 1 (0.18%) Xen
10 1 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (1.76%) SCCM
2 5 (0.88%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.70%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.70%) SCOM
4 3 (0.53%) HP UCMDB
4 3 (0.53%) WSUS
4 3 (0.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.18%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 191 (33.57%) Microsoft
2 104 (18.28%) SAP
3 98 (17.22%) VMware
4 79 (13.88%) Citrix
5 68 (11.95%) Oracle
6 22 (3.87%) HP
7 20 (3.51%) Cognos
8 18 (3.16%) Sun
9 17 (2.99%) Cisco
9 17 (2.99%) IBM
10 14 (2.46%) Sage
11 12 (2.11%) NetApp
12 11 (1.93%) Apple
13 10 (1.76%) F5
14 9 (1.58%) TOWER Software
15 8 (1.41%) Dell
15 8 (1.41%) Infor
16 7 (1.23%) i2
16 7 (1.23%) Meraki
16 7 (1.23%) Business Objects
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 38k per year + Bonus and Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 10 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Harrogate, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £31 - £35000 per annum + Free Lunch, 25 Days Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits/ Openings for Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
East London
RM Education
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
ITF Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £66000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: Basic Salary Circa. £25,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago