The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Consultant
Rank 436 429 397
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Consultant 10 4 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.046% 0.019% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.019% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 35
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £55,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +66.66%
Applications Support Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20486 20531 21455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.03% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16180 16932 18369
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Applications Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Applications Support Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Applications Support Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Applications Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Applications Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

Applications Support Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
(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
Buckinghamshire - 7 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £24,500 -
Isle of Wight - 1 £41,500 -
Applications Support Consultant
England

Applications Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Applications 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 Applications Support Consultant in their job title.

1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) UNIX
3 11 (45.83%) Relational Database
4 10 (41.67%) Oracle
4 10 (41.67%) PL/SQL
4 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2
4 10 (41.67%) Finance
5 9 (37.50%) Oracle ADF
5 9 (37.50%) Serena
5 9 (37.50%) Toad
5 9 (37.50%) Oracle Discoverer
5 9 (37.50%) RDBMS
5 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (37.50%) JDeveloper
5 9 (37.50%) TestDirector
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (37.50%) PVCS
5 9 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 9 (37.50%) SSADM
5 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 9 (37.50%) UML
5 9 (37.50%) RAD
5 9 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 9 (37.50%) Oracle 10gAS
5 9 (37.50%) Oracle Application Server
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server

Applications Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Applications 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 Applications Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle 10gAS
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Exchequer
1 5 (20.83%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (20.83%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (20.83%) Dynamics GP
1 5 (20.83%) GoldMine
2 2 (8.33%) Line 500
3 1 (4.17%) Sage 1000
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (4.17%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) Relational Database
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle Discoverer
2 9 (37.50%) RDBMS
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) DB2
5 1 (4.17%) Informix
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Toad
1 9 (37.50%) JDeveloper
1 9 (37.50%) TestDirector
1 9 (37.50%) PVCS
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) XSLT
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) UNIX
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 9 (37.50%) SSADM
2 9 (37.50%) UML
2 9 (37.50%) RAD
3 7 (29.17%) ERP
4 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) OpenUP
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.17%) Marketing Strategy
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Content Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) ACCA
2 5 (20.83%) CIMA
2 5 (20.83%) AAT
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCSD
3 1 (4.17%) HND
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) Serena
3 7 (29.17%) Sage
4 5 (20.83%) Pegasus
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) Lotus
6 1 (4.17%) Cognos