The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 95 93 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.19% 0.090% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.092% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £39,250 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.83% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Support Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
998 1084 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.27% 97.66% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 838 931 725
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Support Consultant Salary Trend in Kent

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in Kent

Support Consultant
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 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
(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
Dartford - 1 £45,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £33,500 -
Support Consultant
South East

Support Consultant
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DTS
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft