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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 594 527 602
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +75
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 270 354 285
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 235 282 254
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £27,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
London -13 82 £40,500 +1.25% 15
South East -51 72 £40,000 - 11
East of England +15 34 £35,000 -7.89% 2
West Midlands +1 23 £55,000 +69.23% 4
North West -31 23 £35,000 +27.27% 8
South West -24 19 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Yorkshire -53 6 £30,000 -6.25% 6
East Midlands +2 4 £43,000 -9.47% 2
Midlands - 4 £35,000 - 2
North East - 2 £32,500 - 1
Support Consultant
UK

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 229 (37.73%) Windows
2 203 (33.44%) Microsoft
3 179 (29.49%) Finance
4 162 (26.69%) MS Excel
5 154 (25.37%) SQL
6 140 (23.06%) SQL Server
7 109 (17.96%) .NET
8 95 (15.65%) SAP
9 91 (14.99%) Degree
9 91 (14.99%) VMware
10 86 (14.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 83 (13.67%) IIS
12 81 (13.34%) Citrix
13 78 (12.85%) Active Directory
14 77 (12.69%) Oracle
15 69 (11.37%) CRM
16 66 (10.87%) Firewall
17 63 (10.38%) Microsoft Certification
18 62 (10.21%) C#
19 58 (9.56%) VMware Infrastructure
20 51 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
21 49 (8.07%) MS Exchange
22 47 (7.74%) HTML
23 46 (7.58%) JavaScript
23 46 (7.58%) ASP.NET
24 45 (7.41%) MCSE
24 45 (7.41%) SAN
25 43 (7.08%) TCP/IP
26 41 (6.75%) Windows Server 2003
26 41 (6.75%) Linux

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 83 (13.67%) IIS
2 49 (8.07%) MS Exchange
3 27 (4.45%) SharePoint
4 24 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (2.31%) WebSphere
6 11 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (1.65%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.48%) JBoss
9 8 (1.32%) Lync
10 6 (0.99%) Apache
10 6 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
10 6 (0.99%) Oracle 10gAS
11 5 (0.82%) Documentum
11 5 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.66%) LiveCycle
12 4 (0.66%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 162 (26.69%) MS Excel
2 38 (6.26%) MS Office
3 17 (2.80%) AutoCAD
4 11 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.81%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.99%) Acrobat
5 6 (0.99%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.99%) InDesign
6 3 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (5.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (3.62%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (3.46%) SAP CO
3 21 (3.46%) SAP FI/CO
3 21 (3.46%) SAP FI
4 19 (3.13%) SAP Business One
5 18 (2.97%) Dynamics NAV
6 17 (2.80%) Sage 200
7 13 (2.14%) Dynamics GP
8 12 (1.98%) SAP SD
9 10 (1.65%) SAP HR
10 9 (1.48%) Sage 50
11 8 (1.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 7 (1.15%) GoldMine
12 7 (1.15%) FRx
12 7 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
13 6 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
13 6 (0.99%) Oracle Receivables
13 6 (0.99%) Oracle General Ledger
13 6 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.47%) SaaS
2 5 (0.82%) Office 365
3 4 (0.66%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 66 (10.87%) Firewall
2 45 (7.41%) SAN
3 43 (7.08%) TCP/IP
4 33 (5.44%) DHCP
5 26 (4.28%) DNS
6 19 (3.13%) Structured Cabling
6 19 (3.13%) Ethernet
7 16 (2.64%) Internet
7 16 (2.64%) iSCSI
8 13 (2.14%) VPN
8 13 (2.14%) Wireless
9 12 (1.98%) WAN
10 11 (1.81%) VoIP
10 11 (1.81%) PBX
11 7 (1.15%) Network Security
11 7 (1.15%) LAN
11 7 (1.15%) HTTP
12 6 (0.99%) NAS
12 6 (0.99%) Intranet
12 6 (0.99%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (23.06%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.28%) Relational Database
3 25 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (3.13%) MySQL
6 17 (2.80%) SAP BW
7 15 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (1.81%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (1.32%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.32%) MS Access
12 7 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (1.15%) Oracle Discoverer
13 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.82%) OLAP
14 4 (0.66%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 8 (1.32%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.99%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.99%) TestDirector
3 6 (0.99%) Toad
3 6 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
3 6 (0.99%) JDeveloper
3 6 (0.99%) PVCS
4 4 (0.66%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.66%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.66%) Ant
5 3 (0.49%) Subversion
5 3 (0.49%) JUnit
5 3 (0.49%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 3 (0.49%) Rational Application Developer
6 2 (0.33%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.33%) JIRA
6 2 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.16%) Maven
General
1 179 (29.49%) Finance
2 31 (5.11%) Banking
3 25 (4.12%) Manufacturing
4 23 (3.79%) Advertising
5 20 (3.29%) Law
6 16 (2.64%) Marketing
7 15 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 15 (2.47%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.31%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.98%) Retail
10 11 (1.81%) General Ledger
11 10 (1.65%) Back Office
11 10 (1.65%) Spanish Language
12 9 (1.48%) Legal
12 9 (1.48%) Multimedia
12 9 (1.48%) Dutch Language
12 9 (1.48%) German Language
12 9 (1.48%) Italian Language
13 8 (1.32%) Financial Institution
14 7 (1.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (17.96%) .NET
2 47 (7.74%) HTML
3 46 (7.58%) ASP.NET
4 30 (4.94%) CSS
5 28 (4.61%) XML
6 22 (3.62%) EDI
7 17 (2.80%) SAP XI
8 15 (2.47%) jQuery
9 13 (2.14%) .NET Framework
9 13 (2.14%) Web Services
10 9 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
10 9 (1.48%) WCF
11 7 (1.15%) XSLT
11 7 (1.15%) SOAP
11 7 (1.15%) XHTML
11 7 (1.15%) Middleware
11 7 (1.15%) HTML5
11 7 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (1.15%) AngularJS
11 7 (1.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.79%) Fat Client
2 23 (3.79%) Thin Client
3 17 (2.80%) Hedge funds
4 13 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (1.81%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.48%) Equities
6 9 (1.48%) CCTV
7 8 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.32%) Data Extraction
7 8 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.15%) Clustering
8 7 (1.15%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.15%) Algorithms
9 6 (0.99%) NHS
9 6 (0.99%) Management Information System
9 6 (0.99%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.99%) Graphic Design
10 5 (0.82%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 229 (37.73%) Windows
2 86 (14.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (6.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 41 (6.75%) Linux
4 40 (6.59%) Windows 7
4 40 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (5.60%) UNIX
6 27 (4.45%) Windows 8
7 23 (3.79%) Windows Vista
8 14 (2.31%) Windows XP
9 8 (1.32%) Solaris
10 7 (1.15%) AIX
11 5 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.49%) zOS
12 3 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.16%) Android
13 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (11.37%) CRM
2 40 (6.59%) ITIL
3 31 (5.11%) ERP
3 31 (5.11%) Service Delivery
4 30 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 29 (4.78%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (4.61%) CAD
6 28 (4.61%) Analytics
7 27 (4.45%) Service Management
8 25 (4.12%) Project Management
9 24 (3.95%) Logistics
10 22 (3.62%) Time Management
11 21 (3.46%) Web Development
12 19 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (3.13%) ETL
13 18 (2.97%) MVC
14 17 (2.80%) Migration
15 14 (2.31%) PRINCE2
16 13 (2.14%) Data Migration
16 13 (2.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 154 (25.37%) SQL
2 62 (10.21%) C#
3 46 (7.58%) JavaScript
4 32 (5.27%) ABAP
5 27 (4.45%) Java
6 18 (2.97%) Perl
6 18 (2.97%) T-SQL
7 15 (2.47%) PowerShell
8 14 (2.31%) Shell Script
8 14 (2.31%) PHP
9 12 (1.98%) VBScript
10 11 (1.81%) C
10 11 (1.81%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.65%) VBA
12 9 (1.48%) C++
13 5 (0.82%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.66%) Python
15 3 (0.49%) Jython
15 3 (0.49%) VB
15 3 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 91 (14.99%) Degree
2 63 (10.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (7.41%) MCSE
4 33 (5.44%) MCITP
5 31 (5.11%) Security Cleared
6 27 (4.45%) CCA
7 23 (3.79%) SC Cleared
7 23 (3.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 23 (3.79%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.65%) MCP
9 9 (1.48%) CCNA
10 7 (1.15%) CCNP
11 5 (0.82%) MCSD
11 5 (0.82%) MCSA
11 5 (0.82%) AAT
12 4 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.66%) ACCA
12 4 (0.66%) CIMA
12 4 (0.66%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.11%) SLA
2 18 (2.97%) QA
3 5 (0.82%) HL7
System Software
1 78 (12.85%) Active Directory
2 58 (9.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (5.27%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.64%) vSphere
5 15 (2.47%) XenDesktop
6 10 (1.65%) XenApp
7 6 (0.99%) NFS
7 6 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.66%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.49%) XenServer
10 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.33%) Xen
11 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (1.15%) SCCM
2 6 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.66%) SCOM
3 4 (0.66%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.49%) Control-M
4 3 (0.49%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.33%) Puppet
5 2 (0.33%) OpenView
5 2 (0.33%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.16%) WSUS
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.16%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.16%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 203 (33.44%) Microsoft
2 95 (15.65%) SAP
3 91 (14.99%) VMware
4 81 (13.34%) Citrix
5 77 (12.69%) Oracle
6 29 (4.78%) Sage
7 22 (3.62%) IBM
8 21 (3.46%) Apple
9 17 (2.80%) HP
9 17 (2.80%) Sun
10 14 (2.31%) Cisco
11 13 (2.14%) Cognos
11 13 (2.14%) Adobe
12 12 (1.98%) NetApp
12 12 (1.98%) Business Objects
13 11 (1.81%) Dell
13 11 (1.81%) Symantec
14 10 (1.65%) TOWER Software
15 9 (1.48%) Fidessa
15 9 (1.48%) F5
Wembley, Middlesex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West
RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + (inc car allowance) + 5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Significant Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + On call + healthcare + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £50k plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Conspicuous
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Vodafone Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £35,300 to £39,800 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Portal
Salary: £55,000 per annum PHI, Pension scheme, Life insurance, Private medical
Posted: 15 days ago
East London
RM Education
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 17 days ago