The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 142 130 146
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 13 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 1.10% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.16% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 35 10
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £35,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Support Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2910 3107 2952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.60% 94.99% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1969 2102
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,148 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Support Consultant Salary Trend in Scotland

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in Scotland

Support Consultant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +4 11 £52,500 +50.00%
Aberdeen +6 1 £40,000 -38.46%
Dundee - 1 - -
Support Consultant
UK

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (79.17%) SAP
2 11 (45.83%) SAP FI
2 11 (45.83%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (45.83%) SAP CO
3 10 (41.67%) Finance
4 9 (37.50%) NetWeaver
5 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (25.00%) SAP BPC
7 5 (20.83%) Java
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.83%) SAP HR
7 5 (20.83%) Performance Management
8 4 (16.67%) SQL
8 4 (16.67%) ABAP
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle
8 4 (16.67%) DB2
8 4 (16.67%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.67%) CRM
8 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.67%) SAP R/3
8 4 (16.67%) SAP BI
8 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.67%) SAP CRM
8 4 (16.67%) SAP Basis
8 4 (16.67%) Information Management
8 4 (16.67%) General Ledger

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (37.50%) NetWeaver
2 4 (16.67%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (45.83%) SAP FI
1 11 (45.83%) SAP FI/CO
1 11 (45.83%) SAP CO
2 6 (25.00%) SAP BPC
3 5 (20.83%) SAP HR
4 4 (16.67%) SAP R/3
4 4 (16.67%) SAP SCM
4 4 (16.67%) SAP LE
4 4 (16.67%) SAP GRC
4 4 (16.67%) SAP CRM
5 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (8.33%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) DB2
2 4 (16.67%) SAP BI
3 1 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.67%) General Ledger
4 3 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) SAP Basis
1 4 (16.67%) SAP PI
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Performance Management
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) CRM
2 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (16.67%) Information Management
3 3 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (4.17%) ETL
4 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) ABAP
3 3 (12.50%) X++
4 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) SAP
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Saba