The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Consultant
Rank 140 131 126
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.040% 0.090% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.096% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £20,000 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.55% +34.32%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
Technical 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
2273 2077 1859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.14% 93.14% 94.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1655 1554
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Technical Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Technical Support Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Technical Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM

Technical Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Annual bonus & healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday