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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Consultant
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 99 139 136
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 3 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 0.38% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.41% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 10
Median salary £50,000 £35,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.84% -21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £31,150 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £38,350 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -11.25%

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
1191 1962 2275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.78% 94.19% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 914 1552 1593
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 25 February 2017.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
1 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Unix
3 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (52.63%) Bash Shell
3 10 (52.63%) Puppet
3 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (52.63%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (52.63%) DevOps
3 10 (52.63%) AWS Certification
3 10 (52.63%) Python
3 10 (52.63%) Perl
3 10 (52.63%) Shell Script
3 10 (52.63%) Migration
4 7 (36.84%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Clustering
6 5 (26.32%) Network Management
6 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
7 4 (21.05%) Service Management
8 3 (15.79%) Solaris
8 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
8 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (15.79%) Network Security
8 3 (15.79%) Degree

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 (10.53%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
1 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (52.63%) DevOps
1 10 (52.63%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Network Management
3 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (5.26%) Presales
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Bash Shell
1 10 (52.63%) Perl
1 10 (52.63%) Python
1 10 (52.63%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) AWS Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (52.63%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Veeam