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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 98 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.45% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £31,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +6.66%
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
1080 997 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.04% 96.89% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 946 907 918
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 14 February 2016. 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
Folkestone - 2 £30,000 -
Support Consultant
South East

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Avaya
2 3 (42.86%) Lotus
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) IBM Notes
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) Forcepoint
2 3 (42.86%) Tripwire
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (42.86%) Patch Management
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) LANDesk
2 3 (42.86%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Patch Management
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Avaya
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Forcepoint
2 3 (42.86%) LANDesk
2 3 (42.86%) Lotus
2 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 3 (42.86%) Tripwire
3 2 (28.57%) SAP