The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 340 342 317
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 110 92 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.43% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.45% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 99 84 106
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
20752 20226 21312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.05% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16409 16692 18239
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%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Support Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

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 Support Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 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
Hampshire -7 31 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 21 £30,000 -16.66% 2
Oxfordshire +20 17 £35,000 -6.66%
Berkshire +1 16 £33,750 -10.00% 3
Surrey -10 16 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Sussex 0 4 £30,000 - 1
Middlesex -10 1 £34,500 -31.00%
East Sussex - 1 £31,500 -
Isle of Wight - 1 £41,500 -
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 73 (35.44%) Windows
2 67 (32.52%) Microsoft
3 64 (31.07%) SQL
4 61 (29.61%) MS Excel
5 58 (28.16%) Finance
6 46 (22.33%) SQL Server
7 45 (21.84%) Oracle
8 42 (20.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (18.45%) Firewall
9 38 (18.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (15.53%) TCP/IP
11 29 (14.08%) MCITP
12 27 (13.11%) .NET
13 24 (11.65%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (11.17%) PL/SQL
15 22 (10.68%) DNS
16 21 (10.19%) Sage
16 21 (10.19%) ERP
17 20 (9.71%) CRM
17 20 (9.71%) MCSE
17 20 (9.71%) IIS
17 20 (9.71%) Citrix
17 20 (9.71%) CCA
18 19 (9.22%) Degree
19 18 (8.74%) VMware
20 17 (8.25%) Citrix Certification
20 17 (8.25%) ITIL
20 17 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
21 16 (7.77%) Fat Client
21 16 (7.77%) Windows Vista

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 20 (9.71%) IIS
2 14 (6.80%) MS Exchange
3 12 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (4.85%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (4.37%) Oracle Application Server
6 9 (4.37%) Oracle 10gAS
7 4 (1.94%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.94%) JBoss
8 3 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.46%) CMS
8 3 (1.46%) Apache
8 3 (1.46%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (0.97%) Lync
9 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 61 (29.61%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.31%) MS Office
3 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (7.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 15 (7.28%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (6.31%) Sage 200
4 11 (5.34%) SAP FI
4 11 (5.34%) SAP FI/CO
4 11 (5.34%) SAP CO
5 7 (3.40%) Dynamics GP
5 7 (3.40%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (3.40%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (3.40%) Oracle Cash Management
5 7 (3.40%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (3.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (2.91%) GoldMine
6 6 (2.91%) Exchequer
7 5 (2.43%) SAP HR
7 5 (2.43%) SAP SD
7 5 (2.43%) SAP LE
7 5 (2.43%) SAP SCM
7 5 (2.43%) Sage 50
7 5 (2.43%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.46%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (18.45%) Firewall
2 32 (15.53%) TCP/IP
3 22 (10.68%) DNS
4 13 (6.31%) Network Security
5 11 (5.34%) VoIP
6 7 (3.40%) WAN
6 7 (3.40%) DHCP
7 4 (1.94%) SAN
7 4 (1.94%) VPN
8 3 (1.46%) LDAP
8 3 (1.46%) Internet
8 3 (1.46%) MPLS
8 3 (1.46%) SSL
8 3 (1.46%) IPsec
9 2 (0.97%) OSPF
9 2 (0.97%) BGP
9 2 (0.97%) LAN
10 1 (0.49%) SMTP
10 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (22.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.31%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.34%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.34%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (4.37%) Oracle Discoverer
4 9 (4.37%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.91%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (2.91%) MySQL
6 5 (2.43%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.46%) MS Access
7 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.49%) DTS
9 1 (0.49%) Informix
9 1 (0.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (4.37%) PVCS
1 9 (4.37%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (4.37%) Toad
1 9 (4.37%) JDeveloper
1 9 (4.37%) TestDirector
2 2 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 58 (28.16%) Finance
2 10 (4.85%) Advertising
3 9 (4.37%) Retail
4 7 (3.40%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.43%) Local Government
5 5 (2.43%) Back Office
6 4 (1.94%) Dutch Language
6 4 (1.94%) German Language
6 4 (1.94%) Italian Language
6 4 (1.94%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.46%) Banking
7 3 (1.46%) Law
7 3 (1.46%) Legal
8 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.97%) French Language
9 1 (0.49%) Marketing
9 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.11%) .NET
2 15 (7.28%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.37%) Oracle ADF
4 6 (2.91%) HTML
5 5 (2.43%) CSS
5 5 (2.43%) EDI
6 4 (1.94%) SAP XI
7 3 (1.46%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.46%) Middleware
7 3 (1.46%) SOAP
7 3 (1.46%) Web Services
8 2 (0.97%) XML
9 1 (0.49%) XSLT
9 1 (0.49%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.77%) Thin Client
1 16 (7.77%) Fat Client
2 11 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.40%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.43%) Clustering
4 5 (2.43%) EFT
5 4 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.97%) HACMP
7 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.49%) NHS
7 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.49%) Replication
7 1 (0.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 73 (35.44%) Windows
2 42 (20.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (11.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (7.77%) Windows Vista
5 15 (7.28%) UNIX
6 10 (4.85%) Windows XP
6 10 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.88%) Linux
8 3 (1.46%) zOS
8 3 (1.46%) Solaris
9 2 (0.97%) AIX
9 2 (0.97%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.97%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (10.19%) ERP
2 20 (9.71%) CRM
3 17 (8.25%) ITIL
4 12 (5.83%) PRINCE2
5 11 (5.34%) Service Delivery
5 11 (5.34%) Workflow
6 10 (4.85%) Workflow Management
6 10 (4.85%) Logistics
7 9 (4.37%) UML
7 9 (4.37%) RAD
7 9 (4.37%) SSADM
8 7 (3.40%) Project Management
8 7 (3.40%) Service Management
8 7 (3.40%) Cash Management
8 7 (3.40%) Analytics
9 6 (2.91%) Content Management
9 6 (2.91%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (2.91%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.43%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (1.94%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (31.07%) SQL
2 23 (11.17%) PL/SQL
3 9 (4.37%) Shell Script
4 6 (2.91%) Perl
5 5 (2.43%) Java
5 5 (2.43%) ABAP
6 4 (1.94%) VBA
6 4 (1.94%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.94%) C#
6 4 (1.94%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.46%) Jython
8 2 (0.97%) C
9 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (18.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (14.08%) MCITP
3 20 (9.71%) MCSE
3 20 (9.71%) CCA
4 19 (9.22%) Degree
5 17 (8.25%) Citrix Certification
6 16 (7.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (5.83%) SC Cleared
7 12 (5.83%) Security Cleared
8 8 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (3.88%) CCNA
9 6 (2.91%) AAT
9 6 (2.91%) ACCA
9 6 (2.91%) CIMA
10 5 (2.43%) CCNP
10 5 (2.43%) MCP
11 3 (1.46%) MCTS
12 2 (0.97%) MCSA
13 1 (0.49%) MCSD
13 1 (0.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.83%) SLA
2 5 (2.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (7.77%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.91%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.46%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.97%) NFS
5 2 (0.97%) XenApp
5 2 (0.97%) XenServer
5 2 (0.97%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (0.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 11 (5.34%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (4.85%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.43%) WSUS
4 3 (1.46%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.97%) SCCM
5 2 (0.97%) Puppet
5 2 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.97%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.97%) OpenView
5 2 (0.97%) Control-M
Vendors
1 67 (32.52%) Microsoft
2 45 (21.84%) Oracle
3 21 (10.19%) Sage
4 20 (9.71%) Citrix
5 18 (8.74%) VMware
6 15 (7.28%) SAP
7 11 (5.34%) Symantec
8 9 (4.37%) Serena
8 9 (4.37%) Pegasus
9 8 (3.88%) Cisco
10 6 (2.91%) Sun
11 5 (2.43%) Nokia
11 5 (2.43%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.94%) Websense
12 4 (1.94%) TOWER Software
12 4 (1.94%) Sourcefire
12 4 (1.94%) F5
12 4 (1.94%) HP
12 4 (1.94%) Dell
13 3 (1.46%) IBM
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Home-Working!
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago