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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 329 358 304
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 111 69 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.33% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.34% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 103 62 114
Average salary £34,500 £38,750 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.96% -1.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,750 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
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
20812 20072 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.02% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 16603 18379
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 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
(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 +6 36 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Oxfordshire +21 19 £32,750 -18.12% 2
Surrey +12 17 £33,000 -5.71% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 15 £29,000 -35.55% 2
Berkshire -3 12 £32,500 -13.33% 4
West Sussex -9 4 £30,000 -
Middlesex -1 3 £34,500 -31.00%
Kent - 2 £39,250 -
East Sussex - 1 £31,500 -
Isle of Wight - 1 £41,500 - 1
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 67 (34.72%) Microsoft
2 65 (33.68%) SQL
3 63 (32.64%) Windows
4 58 (30.05%) MS Excel
5 56 (29.02%) Finance
6 46 (23.83%) SQL Server
7 45 (23.32%) Oracle
8 38 (19.69%) Firewall
8 38 (19.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 34 (17.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (16.58%) .NET
11 30 (15.54%) TCP/IP
12 26 (13.47%) MCITP
13 25 (12.95%) DNS
14 22 (11.40%) Windows Server 2003
15 20 (10.36%) Degree
15 20 (10.36%) ERP
15 20 (10.36%) PL/SQL
16 19 (9.84%) Citrix
16 19 (9.84%) Active Directory
17 18 (9.33%) Sage
17 18 (9.33%) MS Exchange
17 18 (9.33%) IIS
17 18 (9.33%) ITIL
18 17 (8.81%) ASP.NET
18 17 (8.81%) CCA
18 17 (8.81%) VMware
19 16 (8.29%) SAP
19 16 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
20 15 (7.77%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 18 (9.33%) IIS
1 18 (9.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.18%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (2.59%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (2.59%) Oracle 10gAS
6 4 (2.07%) Lync
7 3 (1.55%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.52%) Apache
9 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.52%) CMS
Applications
1 58 (30.05%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.25%) MS Office
3 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (7.25%) Dynamics NAV
1 14 (7.25%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (6.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 12 (6.22%) SAP CO
2 12 (6.22%) SAP FI
3 10 (5.18%) Sage 200
4 8 (4.15%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (3.63%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (3.63%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (3.63%) Oracle Cash Management
5 7 (3.63%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (3.11%) GoldMine
6 6 (3.11%) Exchequer
6 6 (3.11%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (2.59%) SAP SCM
7 5 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (2.59%) SAP HR
7 5 (2.59%) SAP SD
7 5 (2.59%) SAP LE
7 5 (2.59%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.55%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (19.69%) Firewall
2 30 (15.54%) TCP/IP
3 25 (12.95%) DNS
4 12 (6.22%) Network Security
5 9 (4.66%) DHCP
6 7 (3.63%) VoIP
7 6 (3.11%) VPN
7 6 (3.11%) SAN
8 5 (2.59%) IPsec
9 4 (2.07%) Internet
9 4 (2.07%) MPLS
9 4 (2.07%) WAN
10 3 (1.55%) LDAP
10 3 (1.55%) OSPF
10 3 (1.55%) BGP
10 3 (1.55%) Wireless
10 3 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.55%) NetScaler
10 3 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (1.04%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (23.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.70%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.63%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (3.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.63%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.11%) MySQL
4 6 (3.11%) MS Access
5 5 (2.59%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (2.59%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.04%) DB2
8 1 (0.52%) Informix
8 1 (0.52%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.59%) PVCS
1 5 (2.59%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (2.59%) Toad
1 5 (2.59%) JDeveloper
1 5 (2.59%) TestDirector
2 2 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 56 (29.02%) Finance
2 11 (5.70%) Advertising
3 10 (5.18%) Retail
4 5 (2.59%) Back Office
4 5 (2.59%) Local Government
5 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.55%) Law
5 3 (1.55%) Legal
5 3 (1.55%) Banking
6 2 (1.04%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.04%) French Language
6 2 (1.04%) German Language
6 2 (1.04%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.04%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.52%) Publishing
7 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.52%) Billing
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (16.58%) .NET
2 17 (8.81%) ASP.NET
3 8 (4.15%) HTML
4 6 (3.11%) CSS
5 5 (2.59%) Oracle ADF
6 4 (2.07%) SAP XI
6 4 (2.07%) EDI
7 3 (1.55%) Web Services
7 3 (1.55%) XML
8 2 (1.04%) XSLT
9 1 (0.52%) SOAP
9 1 (0.52%) COM+
9 1 (0.52%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.52%) Middleware
9 1 (0.52%) WCF
9 1 (0.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.22%) Thin Client
1 12 (6.22%) Fat Client
2 9 (4.66%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.63%) Clustering
5 5 (2.59%) EFT
6 2 (1.04%) Replication
6 2 (1.04%) HACMP
6 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.52%) iPhone
7 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.52%) GIS
7 1 (0.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 63 (32.64%) Windows
2 38 (19.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (11.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (6.74%) Windows Vista
6 11 (5.70%) UNIX
7 8 (4.15%) Linux
7 8 (4.15%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.55%) Solaris
8 3 (1.55%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.04%) AIX
9 2 (1.04%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.52%) zOS
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (10.36%) ERP
2 18 (9.33%) ITIL
3 14 (7.25%) CRM
4 11 (5.70%) Service Delivery
4 11 (5.70%) Workflow
5 10 (5.18%) Workflow Management
5 10 (5.18%) Logistics
6 8 (4.15%) Project Management
6 8 (4.15%) PRINCE2
7 7 (3.63%) Cash Management
8 6 (3.11%) Analytics
8 6 (3.11%) Migration
9 5 (2.59%) Service Management
9 5 (2.59%) UML
9 5 (2.59%) E-Commerce
9 5 (2.59%) RAD
9 5 (2.59%) SSADM
9 5 (2.59%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (2.07%) Data Security
10 4 (2.07%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (33.68%) SQL
2 20 (10.36%) PL/SQL
3 8 (4.15%) T-SQL
3 8 (4.15%) Shell Script
4 7 (3.63%) C#
5 5 (2.59%) Java
6 4 (2.07%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.07%) Perl
6 4 (2.07%) ABAP
7 2 (1.04%) VBA
7 2 (1.04%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.04%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.04%) C
8 1 (0.52%) VBScript
8 1 (0.52%) Jython
Qualifications
1 34 (17.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (13.47%) MCITP
3 20 (10.36%) Degree
4 17 (8.81%) CCA
5 15 (7.77%) MCSE
6 14 (7.25%) Citrix Certification
7 13 (6.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (4.15%) SC Cleared
8 8 (4.15%) Security Cleared
9 6 (3.11%) AAT
9 6 (3.11%) ACCA
9 6 (3.11%) CIMA
9 6 (3.11%) MCP
10 5 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (2.59%) CCNA
11 4 (2.07%) MCTS
12 2 (1.04%) MCSA
12 2 (1.04%) CCNP
13 1 (0.52%) MCSD
13 1 (0.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.66%) SLA
2 5 (2.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.52%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) HL7
System Software
1 19 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.18%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.55%) XenApp
4 3 (1.55%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.55%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.04%) NFS
5 2 (1.04%) XenServer
6 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.52%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (5.70%) Backup Exec
2 10 (5.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (3.63%) WSUS
4 4 (2.07%) SCCM
5 2 (1.04%) Puppet
5 2 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.04%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.04%) OpenView
5 2 (1.04%) Control-M
6 1 (0.52%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.52%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 67 (34.72%) Microsoft
2 45 (23.32%) Oracle
3 19 (9.84%) Citrix
4 18 (9.33%) Sage
5 17 (8.81%) VMware
6 16 (8.29%) SAP
7 11 (5.70%) Symantec
8 10 (5.18%) Pegasus
9 9 (4.66%) Cisco
10 6 (3.11%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.59%) Serena
11 5 (2.59%) F5
11 5 (2.59%) Nokia
11 5 (2.59%) HP
11 5 (2.59%) Dell
12 4 (2.07%) Sun
12 4 (2.07%) Sourcefire
12 4 (2.07%) Websense
13 3 (1.55%) Google
13 3 (1.55%) IBM
South East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Annual bonus & healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Isle of Wight
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hungerford/ Bristol
ADP Dealer Services
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent beCompettive salary with excellent benefits packagenefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago