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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 567 615 529
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -86
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 340 256 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.26% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.27% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 292 222 323
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -
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
100772 93375 103116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82602 78321 88425
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 £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +1 122 £40,000 -5.88% 17
South East +37 114 £35,000 -6.66% 18
East of England -2 25 £31,500 +23.52% 2
North West -10 25 £35,000 - 11
West Midlands -3 16 £27,500 -26.66% 2
South West -15 15 £32,500 -4.41% 3
East Midlands +1 9 £55,000 +161.90% 5
Yorkshire -56 6 £45,000 +45.16% 5
North East - 5 £41,000 - 3
Support Consultant
UK

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 208 (33.99%) Windows
2 194 (31.70%) Microsoft
3 184 (30.07%) SQL
4 173 (28.27%) Finance
5 132 (21.57%) MS Excel
6 124 (20.26%) SQL Server
7 117 (19.12%) Oracle
8 88 (14.38%) SAP
9 76 (12.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 75 (12.25%) Degree
11 71 (11.60%) .NET
12 68 (11.11%) ERP
13 66 (10.78%) IIS
14 60 (9.80%) VMware
15 56 (9.15%) Firewall
16 55 (8.99%) UNIX
17 54 (8.82%) Linux
17 54 (8.82%) Citrix
17 54 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
18 53 (8.66%) Dynamics AX
19 51 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
20 50 (8.17%) ITIL
21 48 (7.84%) MS Exchange
22 46 (7.52%) Windows Server 2012
23 45 (7.35%) Active Directory
24 44 (7.19%) CRM
24 44 (7.19%) TCP/IP
24 44 (7.19%) JavaScript
25 43 (7.03%) Java
25 43 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 66 (10.78%) IIS
2 48 (7.84%) MS Exchange
3 36 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 22 (3.59%) Tomcat
6 20 (3.27%) Oracle Workflow
7 15 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (2.29%) WebSphere
9 12 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (1.47%) Oracle 10gAS
10 9 (1.47%) Oracle Application Server
11 7 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.82%) IBM HTTP Server
12 5 (0.82%) NetWeaver
13 4 (0.65%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.65%) Apache
13 4 (0.65%) Tuxedo
13 4 (0.65%) Documentum
13 4 (0.65%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 132 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.07%) MS Office
3 12 (1.96%) AutoCAD
4 4 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.33%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 53 (8.66%) Dynamics AX
2 32 (5.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 23 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 22 (3.59%) SAP FI/CO
4 22 (3.59%) SAP CO
4 22 (3.59%) SAP FI
5 21 (3.43%) Oracle EBS R12
6 19 (3.10%) SAP Business One
7 14 (2.29%) Dynamics GP
7 14 (2.29%) Sage 200
8 11 (1.80%) Oracle Payables
8 11 (1.80%) Oracle Receivables
8 11 (1.80%) Oracle Cash Management
8 11 (1.80%) Oracle General Ledger
9 9 (1.47%) SAP HR
9 9 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
10 8 (1.31%) SAP SD
10 8 (1.31%) Oracle 11i
10 8 (1.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 8 (1.31%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.96%) SaaS
2 5 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.65%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.16%) Office 365
5 1 (0.16%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 56 (9.15%) Firewall
2 44 (7.19%) TCP/IP
3 39 (6.37%) DNS
4 27 (4.41%) SAN
5 26 (4.25%) DHCP
6 25 (4.08%) Internet
7 21 (3.43%) VoIP
8 16 (2.61%) Ethernet
8 16 (2.61%) Structured Cabling
9 15 (2.45%) WAN
10 12 (1.96%) ATM
10 12 (1.96%) LAN
10 12 (1.96%) Network Security
10 12 (1.96%) iSCSI
11 9 (1.47%) VPN
12 8 (1.31%) PBX
13 7 (1.14%) Asterisk PBX
14 5 (0.82%) HTTP
15 4 (0.65%) IPsec
15 4 (0.65%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (20.26%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.07%) Relational Database
3 29 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (2.29%) Oracle Database
7 13 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (1.47%) Oracle Discoverer
10 9 (1.47%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.31%) MySQL
12 7 (1.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 7 (1.14%) DB2
13 6 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (0.65%) SAP Data Services
14 4 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (2.61%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (1.80%) Visual Studio
3 10 (1.63%) Toad
4 9 (1.47%) PVCS
4 9 (1.47%) JDeveloper
4 9 (1.47%) TestDirector
5 8 (1.31%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.98%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.82%) Subversion
7 5 (0.82%) JUnit
7 5 (0.82%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 5 (0.82%) Rational Application Developer
8 4 (0.65%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.65%) Ant
9 2 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.16%) Maven
10 1 (0.16%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.16%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.16%) Dreamweaver
General
1 173 (28.27%) Finance
2 32 (5.23%) Manufacturing
3 29 (4.74%) Advertising
4 28 (4.58%) Banking
5 23 (3.76%) Retail
6 14 (2.29%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.29%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.12%) Multimedia
7 13 (2.12%) Law
8 11 (1.80%) Local Government
9 9 (1.47%) Legal
9 9 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.47%) Back Office
10 5 (0.82%) General Ledger
10 5 (0.82%) Japanese Language
11 4 (0.65%) French Language
11 4 (0.65%) German Language
11 4 (0.65%) Electronics
12 3 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.33%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (11.60%) .NET
2 41 (6.70%) XML
3 37 (6.05%) ASP.NET
4 33 (5.39%) HTML
5 27 (4.41%) CSS
6 25 (4.08%) Web Services
7 18 (2.94%) EDI
8 15 (2.45%) SOAP
9 14 (2.29%) SAP XI
10 12 (1.96%) jQuery
11 11 (1.80%) WSDL
12 10 (1.63%) AngularJS
12 10 (1.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (1.47%) Oracle ADF
14 8 (1.31%) JDBC
15 7 (1.14%) J2EE
16 6 (0.98%) Struts
16 6 (0.98%) XHTML
17 5 (0.82%) JMS
17 5 (0.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (2.78%) EFT
3 16 (2.61%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.29%) Thin Client
4 14 (2.29%) Fat Client
5 12 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (1.80%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.80%) Equities
7 7 (1.14%) IVR
8 6 (0.98%) Clustering
8 6 (0.98%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.65%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.49%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.49%) GIS
10 3 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.33%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.33%) iPhone
11 2 (0.33%) HACMP
11 2 (0.33%) NHS
11 2 (0.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 208 (33.99%) Windows
2 76 (12.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (8.99%) UNIX
4 54 (8.82%) Linux
4 54 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 46 (7.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (4.58%) Windows XP
7 19 (3.10%) Windows 7
8 15 (2.45%) Windows Vista
9 14 (2.29%) Solaris
10 13 (2.12%) Windows 8
11 10 (1.63%) AIX
12 4 (0.65%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.49%) CentOS
13 3 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.49%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.33%) zOS
15 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.16%) VMS
15 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (11.11%) ERP
2 50 (8.17%) ITIL
3 44 (7.19%) CRM
4 33 (5.39%) Project Management
5 32 (5.23%) Logistics
6 28 (4.58%) Workflow
7 24 (3.92%) Service Delivery
8 20 (3.27%) Service Management
9 18 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (2.94%) Web Development
10 17 (2.78%) ETL
11 16 (2.61%) CAD
11 16 (2.61%) MVC
11 16 (2.61%) Root Cause Analysis
12 14 (2.29%) RAD
12 14 (2.29%) PRINCE2
13 13 (2.12%) E-Commerce
14 12 (1.96%) Incident Management
14 12 (1.96%) Release Management
15 11 (1.80%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 184 (30.07%) SQL
2 44 (7.19%) JavaScript
3 43 (7.03%) Java
4 41 (6.70%) C#
5 35 (5.72%) PL/SQL
6 22 (3.59%) T-SQL
7 18 (2.94%) ABAP
8 14 (2.29%) Shell Script
9 13 (2.12%) PHP
10 12 (1.96%) Perl
11 9 (1.47%) VB
12 7 (1.14%) C
12 7 (1.14%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.98%) VBScript
14 5 (0.82%) C++
14 5 (0.82%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 3 (0.49%) Python
17 2 (0.33%) VBA
17 2 (0.33%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 75 (12.25%) Degree
2 51 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (6.21%) MCITP
4 29 (4.74%) MCSE
5 27 (4.41%) Security Cleared
6 21 (3.43%) SC Cleared
7 18 (2.94%) CCA
8 16 (2.61%) CIMA
8 16 (2.61%) AAT
9 15 (2.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (2.45%) CCNA
9 15 (2.45%) Citrix Certification
9 15 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (1.96%) MCP
11 8 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.14%) ACCA
13 6 (0.98%) CCNP
14 5 (0.82%) Sun Certification
15 4 (0.65%) SAP Certification
15 4 (0.65%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.74%) SLA
2 13 (2.12%) QA
3 9 (1.47%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.82%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 45 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 43 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (4.74%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.63%) XenApp
5 7 (1.14%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.98%) vSphere
7 5 (0.82%) Terminal Server
8 4 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.49%) NFS
9 3 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.49%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.33%) XenServer
11 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.16%) Xen
11 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (2.12%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (1.80%) Backup Exec
3 7 (1.14%) SCCM
4 5 (0.82%) WSUS
5 3 (0.49%) Control-M
6 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.33%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.33%) Puppet
6 2 (0.33%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.33%) OpenView
7 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.16%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 194 (31.70%) Microsoft
2 117 (19.12%) Oracle
3 88 (14.38%) SAP
4 60 (9.80%) VMware
5 54 (8.82%) Citrix
6 33 (5.39%) IBM
7 32 (5.23%) Sun
8 31 (5.07%) Sage
9 19 (3.10%) HP
10 16 (2.61%) Infor
11 15 (2.45%) Cisco
11 15 (2.45%) Business Objects
12 14 (2.29%) Pegasus
12 14 (2.29%) Symantec
13 12 (1.96%) Compaq
14 11 (1.80%) Cognos
14 11 (1.80%) Fidessa
14 11 (1.80%) Apple
15 9 (1.47%) Serena
15 9 (1.47%) Mitel
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