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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 166 148 115
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 6 17 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.46% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.49% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 41
Average salary £40,000 £46,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% +55.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £39,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
3133 3505 2872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.97% 94.76% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 2252 1884
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 4 £30,000 -36.84%
Lanarkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Support Consultant
UK

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) SAP
2 6 (46.15%) ABAP
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Adobe
4 4 (30.77%) SAPscript
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) SAP Smart Forms
4 4 (30.77%) BAPI
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) SLA
5 3 (23.08%) ERP
6 2 (15.38%) ETL
6 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (15.38%) MCP
6 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 2 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
3 1 (7.69%) MaxDB
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Automotive
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) SAP Smart Forms
1 4 (30.77%) BAPI
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Basis
2 2 (15.38%) SAP PI
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Life Science
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) OO
1 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Security
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) ABAP
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) SAPscript
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) NVQ Level 3
2 2 (15.38%) MCP
2 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Adobe
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
Aberdeen, Scotland
Absoft
Salary: Highly Competitive
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