The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Consultant
Rank 607 618 621
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 15 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.024% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.026% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 15
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,650 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -17.50%
Technical Support Consultant
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42497 42494 46287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.64% 93.86% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35665 35795 39936
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Technical Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Technical Support Consultant Salary Trend in London

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

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

Technical Support Consultant Salary Histogram in London

Technical Support Consultant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
City of London +12 4 £34,000 -
Croydon - 1 £20,000 -
Technical Support Consultant
England

Technical Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in their job title.

1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 18 (64.29%) SQL
4 14 (50.00%) IIS
4 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (39.29%) SharePoint
7 10 (35.71%) MCSE
7 10 (35.71%) SAP
7 10 (35.71%) Sun
7 10 (35.71%) Citrix
7 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (35.71%) Finance
7 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (35.71%) MCITP
7 10 (35.71%) SAP Business One
7 10 (35.71%) VMware
7 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
7 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (35.71%) Infor
8 9 (32.14%) DHCP
8 9 (32.14%) DNS
8 9 (32.14%) Oracle
8 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
8 9 (32.14%) MS Office
8 9 (32.14%) Linux

Technical Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (50.00%) IIS
2 11 (39.29%) SharePoint
3 8 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Office
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (35.71%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) DHCP
1 9 (32.14%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) LAN
3 2 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) MPLS
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) InstallShield
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Local Government
2 1 (3.57%) French Language
2 1 (3.57%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.57%) jQuery
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.57%) COM+
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) GIS
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (32.14%) Linux
5 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
6 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ERP
2 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
2 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) OO
4 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) VBScript
5 3 (10.71%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
6 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Delphi
7 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) MCSE
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (35.71%) MCITP
2 7 (25.00%) MCP
3 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.14%) XenApp
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Terminal Server
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Sun
2 10 (35.71%) Citrix
2 10 (35.71%) SAP
2 10 (35.71%) VMware
2 10 (35.71%) Infor
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle
4 3 (10.71%) Metastorm
4 3 (10.71%) Open Text
5 1 (3.57%) Novell
5 1 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) McAfee
5 1 (3.57%) Kaspersky