The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 62 78 74
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 19 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.39% 0.48% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 0.50% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 12
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Support Consultant
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
763 803 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.85% 96.17% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 662 736 840
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Support Consultant Salary Trend in Oxford

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in Oxford

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
5 6 (23.08%) Finance
6 4 (15.38%) VMware
6 4 (15.38%) MCP
6 4 (15.38%) Citrix
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco
6 4 (15.38%) SAN
6 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 3 (11.54%) Local Government
7 3 (11.54%) Banking
7 3 (11.54%) Business Objects
7 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
8 2 (7.69%) Web Design
8 2 (7.69%) CSS
8 2 (7.69%) HTML
8 2 (7.69%) CRM
8 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.69%) Web 2.0
8 2 (7.69%) Web Development
8 2 (7.69%) Degree
8 2 (7.69%) CSS3
9 1 (3.85%) Base SAS
9 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (3.85%) Veeam
9 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.85%) SAS Certification

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Base SAS
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Local Government
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) CRM
1 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Web Design
1 2 (7.69%) Web Development
2 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
2 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) SAS Certification
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Citrix
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.85%) Veeam