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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 592 529 584
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 287 376 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.37% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.39% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 247 312 264
Average salary £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
99709 96961 103968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.70% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83629 79597 90269
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 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
London +24 103 £40,000 -5.88% 16
South East -28 78 £37,500 -6.25% 6
East of England +6 31 £25,500 -32.00% 2
South West -27 24 £22,000 -37.14% 6
West Midlands +9 17 £45,000 +44.00% 3
North West -45 16 £38,750 +40.90% 4
Yorkshire -68 9 £37,500 +17.18% 3
Midlands 0 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands +9 2 £30,000 -36.84%
North East -14 2 £33,000 +17.85%
Support Consultant
UK

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 248 (39.81%) Windows
2 205 (32.91%) Microsoft
3 176 (28.25%) SQL
4 174 (27.93%) Finance
5 168 (26.97%) MS Excel
6 141 (22.63%) SQL Server
7 106 (17.01%) Oracle
8 102 (16.37%) .NET
9 92 (14.77%) SAP
10 89 (14.29%) Degree
10 89 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 86 (13.80%) VMware
12 81 (13.00%) Citrix
13 74 (11.88%) IIS
14 69 (11.08%) Active Directory
15 68 (10.91%) Firewall
16 66 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
17 63 (10.11%) CRM
18 60 (9.63%) MS Exchange
19 59 (9.47%) C#
20 57 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
21 54 (8.67%) Linux
21 54 (8.67%) Windows Server 2003
22 51 (8.19%) UNIX
23 50 (8.03%) ITIL
24 49 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
25 48 (7.70%) Windows Server 2012
25 48 (7.70%) ASP.NET
25 48 (7.70%) ERP
26 46 (7.38%) TCP/IP

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 74 (11.88%) IIS
2 60 (9.63%) MS Exchange
3 35 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (4.49%) SharePoint
5 18 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (2.73%) Tomcat
7 16 (2.57%) WebSphere
8 11 (1.77%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (1.61%) JBoss
10 9 (1.44%) Oracle Application Server
10 9 (1.44%) Oracle 10gAS
10 9 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (1.28%) Lync
11 8 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (1.12%) NetWeaver
13 6 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.80%) IBM HTTP Server
14 5 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 168 (26.97%) MS Excel
2 38 (6.10%) MS Office
3 17 (2.73%) AutoCAD
4 9 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.12%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.96%) Acrobat
6 6 (0.96%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.96%) InDesign
7 3 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (5.14%) Dynamics AX
2 24 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (3.85%) SAP FI
2 24 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 24 (3.85%) SAP CO
3 22 (3.53%) Dynamics NAV
4 19 (3.05%) Sage 200
5 18 (2.89%) SAP Business One
6 16 (2.57%) Oracle EBS R12
7 14 (2.25%) Dynamics GP
8 13 (2.09%) Oracle General Ledger
8 13 (2.09%) Oracle Payables
8 13 (2.09%) Oracle Receivables
9 12 (1.93%) Oracle Cash Management
10 10 (1.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 10 (1.61%) SAP HR
10 10 (1.61%) SAP SD
11 9 (1.44%) Sage 50
12 8 (1.28%) GoldMine
13 7 (1.12%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.44%) SaaS
2 4 (0.64%) Google Apps
2 4 (0.64%) Office 365
2 4 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 68 (10.91%) Firewall
2 46 (7.38%) TCP/IP
3 44 (7.06%) SAN
4 36 (5.78%) DHCP
5 34 (5.46%) DNS
6 22 (3.53%) Ethernet
6 22 (3.53%) Structured Cabling
7 19 (3.05%) VoIP
8 18 (2.89%) iSCSI
9 15 (2.41%) PBX
10 12 (1.93%) Internet
11 11 (1.77%) WAN
12 10 (1.61%) Network Security
13 8 (1.28%) VPN
14 7 (1.12%) LAN
14 7 (1.12%) HTTP
14 7 (1.12%) Wireless
15 6 (0.96%) Intranet
15 6 (0.96%) ATM
16 5 (0.80%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (22.63%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.30%) Relational Database
3 25 (4.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (3.05%) MySQL
6 16 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (2.09%) Oracle Database
8 12 (1.93%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (1.77%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.61%) Oracle Discoverer
10 10 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.12%) SAP BW
13 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.80%) MS Access
14 5 (0.80%) DB2
14 5 (0.80%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (1.77%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.44%) PVCS
3 9 (1.44%) Toad
3 9 (1.44%) JDeveloper
3 9 (1.44%) TestDirector
4 8 (1.28%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (0.96%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.80%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 5 (0.80%) JUnit
7 5 (0.80%) Rational Application Developer
7 5 (0.80%) Subversion
8 4 (0.64%) Ant
8 4 (0.64%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.32%) JIRA
9 2 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.16%) Maven
10 1 (0.16%) InstallShield
General
1 174 (27.93%) Finance
2 32 (5.14%) Banking
3 27 (4.33%) Advertising
4 23 (3.69%) Manufacturing
5 20 (3.21%) Law
6 15 (2.41%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.25%) Investment Banking
8 13 (2.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (1.93%) Retail
9 12 (1.93%) Multimedia
10 10 (1.61%) Back Office
10 10 (1.61%) Marketing
11 9 (1.44%) German Language
11 9 (1.44%) Spanish Language
12 8 (1.28%) Italian Language
12 8 (1.28%) Dutch Language
12 8 (1.28%) General Ledger
12 8 (1.28%) Local Government
13 6 (0.96%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.80%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (16.37%) .NET
2 48 (7.70%) ASP.NET
3 43 (6.90%) HTML
4 30 (4.82%) CSS
5 28 (4.49%) XML
6 22 (3.53%) EDI
7 17 (2.73%) jQuery
8 16 (2.57%) SAP XI
9 11 (1.77%) Web Services
10 10 (1.61%) .NET Framework
10 10 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
10 10 (1.61%) AngularJS
10 10 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (1.44%) Oracle ADF
12 8 (1.28%) WCF
12 8 (1.28%) J2EE
13 7 (1.12%) SOAP
13 7 (1.12%) XHTML
13 7 (1.12%) Middleware
13 7 (1.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.85%) Thin Client
2 24 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 16 (2.57%) Hedge funds
4 12 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (1.61%) Equities
7 9 (1.44%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.44%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.12%) Data Extraction
9 7 (1.12%) Algorithms
10 6 (0.96%) CCTV
10 6 (0.96%) Graphic Design
10 6 (0.96%) Blackberry
10 6 (0.96%) EFT
11 5 (0.80%) IVR
11 5 (0.80%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.80%) Clustering
11 5 (0.80%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 248 (39.81%) Windows
2 89 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (8.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 54 (8.67%) Linux
4 51 (8.19%) UNIX
5 48 (7.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (5.30%) Windows 7
7 24 (3.85%) Windows Vista
7 24 (3.85%) Windows 8
8 16 (2.57%) Solaris
9 15 (2.41%) Windows XP
10 10 (1.61%) AIX
11 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.48%) zOS
12 2 (0.32%) Android
12 2 (0.32%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (10.11%) CRM
2 50 (8.03%) ITIL
3 48 (7.70%) ERP
4 37 (5.94%) Service Delivery
5 33 (5.30%) Project Management
6 30 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (4.49%) ETL
7 28 (4.49%) CAD
8 27 (4.33%) Logistics
8 27 (4.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 23 (3.69%) MVC
9 23 (3.69%) Service Management
10 22 (3.53%) Analytics
11 20 (3.21%) Workflow
11 20 (3.21%) Web Development
12 17 (2.73%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (2.73%) Migration
12 17 (2.73%) PRINCE2
13 16 (2.57%) Time Management
14 14 (2.25%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 176 (28.25%) SQL
2 59 (9.47%) C#
3 45 (7.22%) JavaScript
4 34 (5.46%) Java
5 27 (4.33%) ABAP
5 27 (4.33%) PL/SQL
6 19 (3.05%) Perl
7 18 (2.89%) T-SQL
8 15 (2.41%) Shell Script
9 14 (2.25%) PowerShell
9 14 (2.25%) PHP
10 11 (1.77%) C
11 10 (1.61%) VBScript
12 9 (1.44%) C++
12 9 (1.44%) VBA
13 8 (1.28%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.64%) Python
15 3 (0.48%) Jython
15 3 (0.48%) VB
16 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 89 (14.29%) Degree
2 66 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (7.22%) MCSE
4 42 (6.74%) MCITP
5 37 (5.94%) Security Cleared
6 30 (4.82%) CCA
7 29 (4.65%) SC Cleared
8 25 (4.01%) Citrix Certification
9 24 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (1.93%) MCP
10 12 (1.93%) CCNA
11 9 (1.44%) CIMA
11 9 (1.44%) AAT
12 7 (1.12%) ACCA
12 7 (1.12%) CCNP
13 6 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.80%) Sun Certification
14 5 (0.80%) MCSD
15 4 (0.64%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.82%) SLA
2 19 (3.05%) QA
3 8 (1.28%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.48%) HL7
System Software
1 69 (11.08%) Active Directory
2 57 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (5.14%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.57%) XenDesktop
5 13 (2.09%) vSphere
6 12 (1.93%) XenApp
7 7 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.96%) NFS
9 5 (0.80%) XenServer
10 2 (0.32%) Xen
10 2 (0.32%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (1.44%) SCCM
3 8 (1.28%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.64%) WSUS
4 4 (0.64%) SCOM
4 4 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.48%) OpenAM
5 3 (0.48%) Control-M
6 2 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.32%) OpenView
6 2 (0.32%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.32%) Puppet
7 1 (0.16%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.16%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 205 (32.91%) Microsoft
2 106 (17.01%) Oracle
3 92 (14.77%) SAP
4 86 (13.80%) VMware
5 81 (13.00%) Citrix
6 36 (5.78%) Sage
7 33 (5.30%) IBM
8 27 (4.33%) Sun
9 22 (3.53%) Apple
10 20 (3.21%) HP
11 17 (2.73%) Business Objects
12 16 (2.57%) Cognos
13 14 (2.25%) Symantec
14 13 (2.09%) Cisco
14 13 (2.09%) Adobe
14 13 (2.09%) Dell
15 11 (1.77%) TOWER Software
16 10 (1.61%) Pegasus
16 10 (1.61%) Fidessa
17 9 (1.44%) NetApp
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + flexible working, Bonus, certifications
Posted: 11 hours ago
Middlesex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Apache Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + On call + healthcare + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wellington, Somerset
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,400 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £30 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago