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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 561 592 516
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -76
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 336 268 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 283 239 337
Average salary £37,500 £38,875 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.53% +3.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
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
100571 93749 105909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 82215 78642 91158
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -5 114 £40,000 -5.88% 21
South East +24 112 £33,000 -17.50% 8
East of England -25 25 £33,500 -2.89% 4
North West -11 24 £35,000 -7.89% 10
West Midlands +6 16 £27,500 -26.66% 2
South West -23 16 £32,500 -13.33% 1
East Midlands -6 13 £55,000 +150.00% 1
Yorkshire -48 7 £45,000 +47.54% 3
North East - 7 £38,500 - 2
Support Consultant
UK

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 218 (35.05%) Microsoft
2 208 (33.44%) Windows
3 197 (31.67%) SQL
4 174 (27.97%) Finance
5 139 (22.35%) MS Excel
6 134 (21.54%) SQL Server
7 133 (21.38%) Oracle
8 93 (14.95%) SAP
9 81 (13.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 76 (12.22%) .NET
11 73 (11.74%) Degree
12 70 (11.25%) IIS
12 70 (11.25%) ERP
13 61 (9.81%) VMware
14 58 (9.32%) Dynamics AX
15 56 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 55 (8.84%) Active Directory
16 55 (8.84%) Microsoft Certification
16 55 (8.84%) Linux
17 54 (8.68%) UNIX
17 54 (8.68%) Citrix
17 54 (8.68%) Firewall
18 51 (8.20%) MS Exchange
18 51 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
19 49 (7.88%) TCP/IP
19 49 (7.88%) ITIL
20 46 (7.40%) DNS
21 45 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
22 44 (7.07%) JavaScript
23 43 (6.91%) Java

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 70 (11.25%) IIS
2 51 (8.20%) MS Exchange
3 37 (5.95%) SharePoint
4 36 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (4.18%) Tomcat
6 23 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 15 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (1.77%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.96%) Lync
12 5 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.80%) NetWeaver
12 5 (0.80%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.64%) Oracle 10gAS
13 4 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
13 4 (0.64%) Tuxedo
14 3 (0.48%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.48%) Apache
Applications
1 139 (22.35%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.47%) MS Office
3 12 (1.93%) AutoCAD
4 5 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.32%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 58 (9.32%) Dynamics AX
2 35 (5.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 32 (5.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 25 (4.02%) SAP FI
4 25 (4.02%) SAP FI/CO
4 25 (4.02%) SAP CO
5 24 (3.86%) SAP Business One
6 22 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
7 20 (3.22%) Oracle EBS
8 15 (2.41%) Dynamics GP
9 14 (2.25%) Sage 200
10 11 (1.77%) Oracle 11i
10 11 (1.77%) Oracle General Ledger
10 11 (1.77%) Oracle Payables
10 11 (1.77%) Oracle Receivables
10 11 (1.77%) Oracle Cash Management
11 10 (1.61%) Sage 1000
12 9 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
13 8 (1.29%) Oracle HRMS
13 8 (1.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.61%) SaaS
2 5 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.64%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.32%) Office 365
6 1 (0.16%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 54 (8.68%) Firewall
2 49 (7.88%) TCP/IP
3 46 (7.40%) DNS
4 31 (4.98%) DHCP
5 27 (4.34%) Internet
6 26 (4.18%) SAN
7 21 (3.38%) VoIP
8 16 (2.57%) WAN
9 15 (2.41%) LAN
10 12 (1.93%) Structured Cabling
10 12 (1.93%) VPN
10 12 (1.93%) Ethernet
10 12 (1.93%) ATM
11 11 (1.77%) Network Security
12 10 (1.61%) iSCSI
13 7 (1.13%) Asterisk PBX
14 5 (0.80%) HTTP
14 5 (0.80%) MPLS
14 5 (0.80%) IPsec
15 4 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 43 (6.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (4.82%) Relational Database
5 29 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (2.09%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.93%) Crystal Reports
9 12 (1.93%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (1.29%) MS Access
11 8 (1.29%) MySQL
12 7 (1.13%) DB2
12 7 (1.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 6 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (0.80%) Sybase ASA
15 4 (0.64%) SAP Data Services
15 4 (0.64%) Essbase
15 4 (0.64%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 11 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (1.61%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.29%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.80%) JUnit
4 5 (0.80%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 5 (0.80%) Eclipse
4 5 (0.80%) Toad
4 5 (0.80%) Subversion
4 5 (0.80%) Rational Application Developer
5 4 (0.64%) TestDirector
5 4 (0.64%) JDeveloper
5 4 (0.64%) PVCS
6 3 (0.48%) Ant
6 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.16%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.16%) NetBeans
General
1 174 (27.97%) Finance
2 35 (5.63%) Advertising
3 32 (5.14%) Manufacturing
4 30 (4.82%) Retail
5 24 (3.86%) Banking
6 14 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.09%) Multimedia
8 11 (1.77%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.77%) Law
9 10 (1.61%) Legal
10 8 (1.29%) Back Office
10 8 (1.29%) Local Government
10 8 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.96%) General Ledger
12 5 (0.80%) Japanese Language
13 4 (0.64%) Electronics
13 4 (0.64%) French Language
13 4 (0.64%) German Language
13 4 (0.64%) Marketing
14 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (12.22%) .NET
2 42 (6.75%) XML
3 39 (6.27%) ASP.NET
4 34 (5.47%) HTML
5 29 (4.66%) Web Services
6 28 (4.50%) CSS
7 17 (2.73%) SOAP
7 17 (2.73%) EDI
8 15 (2.41%) WSDL
9 14 (2.25%) jQuery
9 14 (2.25%) SAP XI
10 10 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (1.61%) AngularJS
11 8 (1.29%) JDBC
12 7 (1.13%) J2EE
13 6 (0.96%) XHTML
13 6 (0.96%) Struts
14 5 (0.80%) JSP
14 5 (0.80%) JMS
14 5 (0.80%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.38%) Management Information System
3 17 (2.73%) EFT
4 12 (1.93%) Fat Client
4 12 (1.93%) Video Conferencing
4 12 (1.93%) Thin Client
5 10 (1.61%) Equities
5 10 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.29%) Clustering
7 7 (1.13%) IVR
8 5 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.64%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.48%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.48%) GIS
10 3 (0.48%) Replication
11 2 (0.32%) User Experience
11 2 (0.32%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.32%) iPhone
11 2 (0.32%) NHS
11 2 (0.32%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 208 (33.44%) Windows
2 81 (13.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 55 (8.84%) Linux
5 54 (8.68%) UNIX
6 51 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (5.31%) Windows XP
8 21 (3.38%) Windows 7
9 18 (2.89%) Windows Vista
10 14 (2.25%) Windows 8
10 14 (2.25%) Solaris
11 10 (1.61%) AIX
12 4 (0.64%) CentOS
12 4 (0.64%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.48%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.16%) VMS
14 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.16%) Android
14 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (11.25%) ERP
2 49 (7.88%) ITIL
3 39 (6.27%) CRM
4 33 (5.31%) Project Management
4 33 (5.31%) Logistics
5 29 (4.66%) Workflow
6 22 (3.54%) Service Delivery
6 22 (3.54%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (2.89%) Web Development
7 18 (2.89%) Service Management
8 16 (2.57%) MVC
8 16 (2.57%) ETL
9 14 (2.25%) Incident Management
9 14 (2.25%) E-Commerce
10 13 (2.09%) Migration
11 12 (1.93%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (1.93%) Release Management
11 12 (1.93%) CAD
12 11 (1.77%) Workflow Management
12 11 (1.77%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 197 (31.67%) SQL
2 44 (7.07%) JavaScript
3 43 (6.91%) Java
4 40 (6.43%) C#
5 34 (5.47%) PL/SQL
6 25 (4.02%) T-SQL
7 18 (2.89%) ABAP
8 13 (2.09%) PHP
9 12 (1.93%) Perl
10 11 (1.77%) Shell Script
11 9 (1.45%) VB
12 8 (1.29%) C
13 7 (1.13%) Bash Shell
14 6 (0.96%) VBScript
15 5 (0.80%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 4 (0.64%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.64%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.64%) C++
17 3 (0.48%) Python
18 2 (0.32%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 73 (11.74%) Degree
2 55 (8.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (6.43%) MCITP
4 31 (4.98%) MCSE
5 26 (4.18%) Security Cleared
6 20 (3.22%) SC Cleared
7 17 (2.73%) CCA
7 17 (2.73%) CIMA
7 17 (2.73%) AAT
8 14 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
9 13 (2.09%) MCP
9 13 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (2.09%) CCNA
10 8 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.29%) ACCA
11 5 (0.80%) Sun Certification
12 4 (0.64%) MCTS
12 4 (0.64%) CCNP
12 4 (0.64%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.18%) SLA
2 13 (2.09%) QA
3 10 (1.61%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 55 (8.84%) Active Directory
2 45 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (6.27%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.93%) XenApp
5 8 (1.29%) XenDesktop
6 7 (1.13%) Terminal Server
7 5 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.80%) vSphere
8 4 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.48%) NFS
9 3 (0.48%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.48%) XenServer
10 2 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.16%) Xen
11 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (1.93%) Backup Exec
1 12 (1.93%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (1.45%) SCCM
3 7 (1.13%) WSUS
4 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.32%) Puppet
4 2 (0.32%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.32%) OpenView
4 2 (0.32%) Control-M
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.16%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 218 (35.05%) Microsoft
2 133 (21.38%) Oracle
3 93 (14.95%) SAP
4 61 (9.81%) VMware
5 54 (8.68%) Citrix
6 34 (5.47%) Sun
7 33 (5.31%) IBM
8 32 (5.14%) Sage
9 21 (3.38%) Infor
10 20 (3.22%) HP
11 17 (2.73%) Pegasus
12 16 (2.57%) Cisco
12 16 (2.57%) Business Objects
13 14 (2.25%) Symantec
14 12 (1.93%) Compaq
15 10 (1.61%) Fidessa
15 10 (1.61%) Cognos
16 9 (1.45%) Apple
16 9 (1.45%) Mitel
17 7 (1.13%) JBoss
Harrow, Middlesex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edenhouse solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
The One Group
Salary: £24k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Northgate Human Resources
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago