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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 163 123 138
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 12 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.33% 1.07% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 1.14% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 21
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
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
3452 2903 3044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.41% 94.56% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2194 1898 2078
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,795
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -20 8 £47,500 +58.33%
Aberdeen +9 2 £40,000 -
Edinburgh -16 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Support Consultant
UK

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 16 (44.44%) ERP
2 14 (38.89%) Oracle
2 14 (38.89%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (38.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (36.11%) System Testing
3 13 (36.11%) SAP
3 13 (36.11%) ITIL
4 12 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 12 (33.33%) Change Management
4 12 (33.33%) Finance
4 12 (33.33%) Oracle HRMS
4 12 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll
4 12 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 9 (25.00%) SAP BPC
6 7 (19.44%) NetWeaver
6 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
7 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (16.67%) Performance Management
8 5 (13.89%) Information Management
9 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 3 (8.33%) Advertising
10 3 (8.33%) Degree
10 3 (8.33%) X++
10 3 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (5.56%) SAP BW
11 2 (5.56%) ETL
11 2 (5.56%) SLA
11 2 (5.56%) SAP WM
12 1 (2.78%) Charles River

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 7 (19.44%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (38.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle HRMS
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll
3 9 (25.00%) SAP BPC
4 3 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (5.56%) SAP WM
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 1 (2.78%) SAP CO
6 1 (2.78%) SAP FI
6 1 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.78%) SAP Data Services
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.78%) Front Office
3 1 (2.78%) French Language
3 1 (2.78%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) UNIX
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Solaris
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) ERP
2 13 (36.11%) System Testing
2 13 (36.11%) ITIL
3 12 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 12 (33.33%) Change Management
4 6 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 5 (13.89%) Information Management
6 2 (5.56%) ETL
7 1 (2.78%) B2B
7 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.78%) Scrum
7 1 (2.78%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.78%) Analytics
7 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.78%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) X++
2 1 (2.78%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) PHP
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Oracle
2 13 (36.11%) SAP
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Charles River
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) CommVault
4 1 (2.78%) NetApp
4 1 (2.78%) Saba