The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Support Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 109 136 137
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 14 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.83% 0.49% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.52% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 8
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
Support Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1608 2130 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.77% 95.52% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1210 1742 1614
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Support Consultant in the job title.

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Support Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Support Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (48.15%) Migration
2 12 (44.44%) Windows
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
4 10 (37.04%) Linux
4 10 (37.04%) Unix
5 8 (29.63%) VMware
5 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (29.63%) Python
5 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
5 8 (29.63%) Perl
5 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
5 8 (29.63%) DevOps
5 8 (29.63%) AWS Certification
5 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
5 8 (29.63%) Puppet
6 6 (22.22%) SQL
6 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (18.52%) .NET
7 5 (18.52%) Network Management
7 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
7 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
8 4 (14.81%) Office 365
8 4 (14.81%) Driving Licence
8 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
8 4 (14.81%) SAP
8 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
8 4 (14.81%) ERP

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) Office 365
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) NAS
1 2 (7.41%) Network Security
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Clustering
1 4 (14.81%) Driving Licence
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
3 10 (37.04%) Linux
3 10 (37.04%) Unix
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Solaris
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Migration
2 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (29.63%) DevOps
3 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
3 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
3 5 (18.52%) Network Management
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) ERP
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (14.81%) Scrum
4 4 (14.81%) Service Management
5 1 (3.70%) Change Control
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
1 8 (29.63%) Perl
1 8 (29.63%) Python
1 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) AWS Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) HP MASE
3 1 (3.70%) MCITP
3 1 (3.70%) MCSD
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) NCDA
3 1 (3.70%) VCP4
3 1 (3.70%) VCP5
3 1 (3.70%) VCP6
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
2 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (29.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) VMware
2 4 (14.81%) SAP
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
4 2 (7.41%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) Dell
4 2 (7.41%) EMC
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) NetApp
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
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