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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Consultant
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 108 132 141
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 4 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.51% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.54% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 5
Median salary £62,500 £35,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.05% -14.45%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
1373 2044 2222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.24% 94.63% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 997 1589 1474
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 17 (80.95%) Windows
1 17 (80.95%) Windows Server
2 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) Unix
3 13 (61.90%) Shell Script
3 13 (61.90%) Python
3 13 (61.90%) Perl
3 13 (61.90%) Migration
3 13 (61.90%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (61.90%) DevOps
3 13 (61.90%) AWS Certification
3 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (61.90%) Bash Shell
3 13 (61.90%) Puppet
4 7 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (23.81%) Clustering
5 5 (23.81%) Network Management
5 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (19.05%) Capacity Management
6 4 (19.05%) Service Management
7 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 3 (14.29%) Solaris
7 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (14.29%) Network Security
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008

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 2 (9.52%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
1 17 (80.95%) Windows Server
2 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) Unix
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Solaris
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (61.90%) DevOps
1 13 (61.90%) Migration
2 5 (23.81%) Network Management
3 4 (19.05%) Capacity Management
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Bash Shell
1 13 (61.90%) Perl
1 13 (61.90%) Python
1 13 (61.90%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) AWS Certification
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (61.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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