The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Consultant
Rank 853 807 825
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 35 46 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.046% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.049% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 58
Average salary £34,000 £31,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £44,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -7.46%
Technical 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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Technical Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Technical Support Consultant Salary Trend in England

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Technical Support Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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 +9 17 £34,000 -2.85%
South West -12 9 £41,000 +34.42%
South East -26 6 £27,500 -26.66%
East Midlands -21 3 £55,000 +89.65%
Technical Support Consultant
UK

Technical Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in their job title.

1 48 (64.00%) Windows
2 44 (58.67%) SQL
3 38 (50.67%) SQL Server
4 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
5 30 (40.00%) Finance
6 27 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (32.00%) VMware
8 22 (29.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (29.33%) MS Excel
8 22 (29.33%) Oracle
8 22 (29.33%) Hyper-V
8 22 (29.33%) Degree
9 21 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (28.00%) IIS
9 21 (28.00%) SharePoint
9 21 (28.00%) DNS
10 20 (26.67%) Active Directory
10 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (25.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (25.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (24.00%) Citrix
13 17 (22.67%) DHCP
13 17 (22.67%) MS Office
13 17 (22.67%) Linux
14 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (20.00%) Infor
15 15 (20.00%) ERP
16 14 (18.67%) Tomcat
16 14 (18.67%) MCSE

Technical Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (28.00%) SharePoint
1 21 (28.00%) IIS
2 14 (18.67%) Tomcat
3 13 (17.33%) MS Exchange
4 8 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.67%) Lync
7 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (29.33%) MS Excel
2 17 (22.67%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (17.33%) SAP Business One
2 5 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Taleo
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.00%) DNS
2 17 (22.67%) DHCP
3 6 (8.00%) SAN
4 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.67%) LAN
4 5 (6.67%) WAN
5 4 (5.33%) Asterisk PBX
5 4 (5.33%) Softphone
5 4 (5.33%) PBX
5 4 (5.33%) VoIP
6 3 (4.00%) Internet
6 3 (4.00%) Firewall
7 1 (1.33%) Wireless
7 1 (1.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (50.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (29.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (25.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (25.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.33%) MorphX
General
1 30 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Advertising
2 5 (6.67%) Retail
3 4 (5.33%) Marketing
3 4 (5.33%) Games
4 3 (4.00%) Law
4 3 (4.00%) Legal
4 3 (4.00%) Local Government
5 1 (1.33%) French Language
5 1 (1.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) .NET
2 11 (14.67%) HTML
3 8 (10.67%) XML
4 7 (9.33%) Web Services
5 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (8.00%) CSS
5 6 (8.00%) jQuery
6 4 (5.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (5.33%) JSON
6 4 (5.33%) SOAP
7 3 (4.00%) COM+
8 2 (2.67%) XSLT
9 1 (1.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.33%) IVR
4 3 (4.00%) GIS
5 1 (1.33%) NHS
5 1 (1.33%) Clustering
5 1 (1.33%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 48 (64.00%) Windows
2 27 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (22.67%) Linux
6 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.67%) UNIX
7 2 (2.67%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.67%) AIX
8 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) ERP
2 5 (6.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (5.33%) B2B
3 4 (5.33%) Product Management
3 4 (5.33%) Business Analytics
3 4 (5.33%) Analytics
3 4 (5.33%) User Stories
4 3 (4.00%) OO
4 3 (4.00%) Logistics
4 3 (4.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (4.00%) Service Management
5 2 (2.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.67%) Workflow
5 2 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (2.67%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (1.33%) CRM
6 1 (1.33%) Web Design
6 1 (1.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (58.67%) SQL
2 10 (13.33%) C#
3 9 (12.00%) Java
3 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.33%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.33%) PHP
6 4 (5.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.00%) VBScript
7 3 (4.00%) Perl
7 3 (4.00%) Python
8 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.67%) Delphi
9 1 (1.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) Degree
2 14 (18.67%) MCSE
2 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (18.67%) MCITP
3 7 (9.33%) MCP
4 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) HL7
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (29.33%) Hyper-V
2 20 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.33%) Terminal Server
5 6 (8.00%) XenApp
6 4 (5.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) WSUS
1 1 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
2 24 (32.00%) VMware
3 22 (29.33%) Oracle
4 18 (24.00%) Citrix
5 15 (20.00%) Infor
6 14 (18.67%) SAP
7 13 (17.33%) Sun
8 4 (5.33%) Business Objects
9 3 (4.00%) Reuters
10 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.67%) IBM
11 1 (1.33%) Avaya
11 1 (1.33%) Novell
11 1 (1.33%) Apple
11 1 (1.33%) JD Edwards
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