The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 139 128 126
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 9 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.37% 0.69% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.71% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 4
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% +34.31%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Support Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2267 2255 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.18% 97.11% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1955 1860 1559
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Support Consultant Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Support Consultant
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
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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
Watford -7 7 £52,500 +10.52%
Support Consultant
East of England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 14 (60.87%) WebSphere
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
1 14 (60.87%) WebSphere Application Server
1 14 (60.87%) IIS
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
1 14 (60.87%) IBM
2 13 (56.52%) Sun
2 13 (56.52%) JMS
2 13 (56.52%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 13 (56.52%) Eclipse
2 13 (56.52%) HTTP
2 13 (56.52%) RAD
2 13 (56.52%) Apache
2 13 (56.52%) Tomcat
2 13 (56.52%) XHTML
2 13 (56.52%) AIX
2 13 (56.52%) Solaris
2 13 (56.52%) MySQL
2 13 (56.52%) UNIX
2 13 (56.52%) DB2
2 13 (56.52%) JUnit
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
2 13 (56.52%) JDBC
2 13 (56.52%) JSP
2 13 (56.52%) Struts
2 13 (56.52%) Web Services
2 13 (56.52%) XML
2 13 (56.52%) HTML

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 14 (60.87%) WebSphere Application Server
1 14 (60.87%) IIS
1 14 (60.87%) WebSphere
2 13 (56.52%) Apache ServiceMix
2 13 (56.52%) Apache
2 13 (56.52%) Tomcat
2 13 (56.52%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (39.13%) SAP Business One
2 1 (4.35%) CA PPM
2 1 (4.35%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) DB2
1 13 (56.52%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) JUnit
1 13 (56.52%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 13 (56.52%) Eclipse
1 13 (56.52%) Subversion
1 13 (56.52%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) HTML
1 13 (56.52%) CSS
1 13 (56.52%) JDBC
1 13 (56.52%) JSP
1 13 (56.52%) Struts
1 13 (56.52%) Web Services
1 13 (56.52%) XML
1 13 (56.52%) XHTML
1 13 (56.52%) JMS
1 13 (56.52%) Spring
1 13 (56.52%) JSTL
1 13 (56.52%) Spring MVC
1 13 (56.52%) REST
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) AIX
2 13 (56.52%) Solaris
2 13 (56.52%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) MVC
1 13 (56.52%) Content Management
1 13 (56.52%) Web Development
1 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (56.52%) RAD
2 1 (4.35%) Project Management
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL
2 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) Bash Shell
2 13 (56.52%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
1 14 (60.87%) IBM
2 13 (56.52%) Sun
3 9 (39.13%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Infor