The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 132 129 124
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 12 2 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.094% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.100% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 27
Average salary £26,000 £54,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.51% +42.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £46,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £62,950 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2374 2001 2585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.88% 94.25% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1974 1590 2069
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Consultant
East of England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
Harpenden - 3 £26,000 -
Watford - 3 £35,000 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £25,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £33,500 -
Support Consultant
East of England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (30.00%) MS Office
5 6 (30.00%) UNIX
5 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (30.00%) Apple
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (25.00%) VMware
6 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (25.00%) CRM
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (20.00%) CSS
7 4 (20.00%) JDBC
7 4 (20.00%) JSP
7 4 (20.00%) Struts

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (10.00%) IIS
5 2 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (30.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (5.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) DB2
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (20.00%) JUnit
1 4 (20.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) CSS
1 4 (20.00%) JDBC
1 4 (20.00%) JSP
1 4 (20.00%) Struts
1 4 (20.00%) XML
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) J2EE
1 4 (20.00%) XHTML
1 4 (20.00%) JSTL
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) UNIX
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Solaris
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
5 2 (10.00%) AIX
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) CRM
2 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (20.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) RAD
2 4 (20.00%) Web Development
2 4 (20.00%) Content Management
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (5.00%) ITSM
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) Perl
3 4 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Apple
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (20.00%) IBM
4 4 (20.00%) Sun
5 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Sage
5 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.00%) McAfee
5 1 (5.00%) Sybase
5 1 (5.00%) JBoss