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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 136 126 166
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.38% 0.11% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
2241 1832 2917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.56% 96.78% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1821 1412 2497
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
3 9 (39.13%) WebSphere
3 9 (39.13%) UNIX
3 9 (39.13%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Java
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) SAP
5 7 (30.43%) SAP Business One
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle
7 5 (21.74%) IBM
7 5 (21.74%) DB2
7 5 (21.74%) RAD
7 5 (21.74%) Sun
7 5 (21.74%) AIX
7 5 (21.74%) Solaris
7 5 (21.74%) MVC
7 5 (21.74%) Content Management
7 5 (21.74%) Web Development
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 5 (21.74%) Perl
7 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
7 5 (21.74%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (21.74%) JUnit
7 5 (21.74%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
7 5 (21.74%) Subversion
7 5 (21.74%) Rational Application Developer

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
1 9 (39.13%) WebSphere
2 5 (21.74%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (21.74%) IIS
2 5 (21.74%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (17.39%) JBoss
3 4 (17.39%) Tuxedo
4 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (30.43%) SAP Business One
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (4.35%) SAP SD
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.35%) SAP CRM
2 1 (4.35%) SalesLogix
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) JUnit
1 5 (21.74%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
1 5 (21.74%) Subversion
1 5 (21.74%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
2 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
1 5 (21.74%) J2EE
1 5 (21.74%) CSS
1 5 (21.74%) JDBC
1 5 (21.74%) JSP
1 5 (21.74%) Struts
1 5 (21.74%) XML
1 5 (21.74%) XHTML
1 5 (21.74%) JMS
1 5 (21.74%) JSTL
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) UNIX
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) AIX
3 5 (21.74%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) RAD
1 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
1 5 (21.74%) MVC
1 5 (21.74%) Content Management
1 5 (21.74%) Web Development
1 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (13.04%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) Perl
3 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
4 4 (17.39%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) SAP
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) IBM
3 5 (21.74%) Sun
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) Apple
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) Sage
6 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco