The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Support Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 402 366 352
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 35 99 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.48% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.49% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 33 94 115
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -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
17708 20127 21617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.03% 96.63% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14994 16599 16915
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Support Consultant in the job title.

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 24 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +19 14 £38,750 -8.82% 4
Oxfordshire -15 12 £27,500 - 2
Hampshire -3 5 £32,500 +34.02% 2
Surrey +6 2 £37,500 -15.82%
Kent - 2 £35,250 -
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Support Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 31 (35.23%) Windows
1 31 (35.23%) Microsoft
2 27 (30.68%) SQL
3 25 (28.41%) MS Excel
4 24 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 22 (25.00%) VMware
6 18 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (18.18%) Office 365
8 14 (15.91%) Active Directory
9 13 (14.77%) Windows Server
9 13 (14.77%) MS Exchange
9 13 (14.77%) Linux
9 13 (14.77%) Degree
10 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (12.50%) SAN
11 11 (12.50%) Finance
12 10 (11.36%) Unix
12 10 (11.36%) ERP
13 9 (10.23%) Citrix
13 9 (10.23%) ITIL
13 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (10.23%) XenApp
13 9 (10.23%) XenDesktop
13 9 (10.23%) Hyper-V
14 8 (9.09%) Windows 7
14 8 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (9.09%) IIS
14 8 (9.09%) MS Office
14 8 (9.09%) Migration

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (14.77%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (9.09%) IIS
4 5 (5.68%) OpenEdge
4 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.55%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.27%) Apache
6 2 (2.27%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.27%) JBoss
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.27%) SAS
6 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 25 (28.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Sage X3
2 2 (2.27%) Infor M3
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.14%) AWD
3 1 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.18%) Office 365
2 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.55%) SaaS
4 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.50%) SAN
2 7 (7.95%) Internet
3 6 (6.82%) Firewall
4 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.41%) DNS
6 2 (2.27%) FTP
6 2 (2.27%) HTTP
6 2 (2.27%) LAN
6 2 (2.27%) NAS
6 2 (2.27%) WAN
7 1 (1.14%) IPv4
7 1 (1.14%) IPv6
7 1 (1.14%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.14%) Skype
7 1 (1.14%) VLAN
7 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.41%) MySQL
4 2 (2.27%) DB2
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.14%) Big Data
5 1 (1.14%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.14%) HDInsight
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.14%) Power BI
5 1 (1.14%) QlikView
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Bugzilla
1 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.27%) JIRA
1 2 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Advertising
2 5 (5.68%) Local Government
3 2 (2.27%) Banking
3 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Billing
4 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) .NET
2 3 (3.41%) HTML
3 2 (2.27%) J2EE
3 2 (2.27%) jQuery
3 2 (2.27%) JSON
3 2 (2.27%) Middleware
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.27%) REST
3 2 (2.27%) SOAP
3 2 (2.27%) XML
4 1 (1.14%) CSS
4 1 (1.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (6.82%) Driving Licence
2 3 (3.41%) Clustering
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.14%) iPad
4 1 (1.14%) Life Science
4 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.14%) Social Media
4 1 (1.14%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.23%) Windows
2 18 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (14.77%) Linux
3 13 (14.77%) Windows Server
4 10 (11.36%) Unix
5 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.95%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.68%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (5.68%) Windows XP
9 4 (4.55%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.36%) ERP
2 9 (10.23%) ITIL
3 8 (9.09%) Migration
4 6 (6.82%) Project Management
5 5 (5.68%) Data Migration
5 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.55%) CRM
6 4 (4.55%) Presales
6 4 (4.55%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (4.55%) Scrum
6 4 (4.55%) Software Testing
7 3 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (3.41%) DevOps
7 3 (3.41%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.27%) Analytics
8 2 (2.27%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.68%) SQL
2 5 (5.68%) Bash Shell
2 5 (5.68%) OpenEdge ABL
2 5 (5.68%) Perl
2 5 (5.68%) Progress 4GL
3 4 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.41%) Python
5 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.14%) C#
6 1 (1.14%) C++
6 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (14.77%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.14%) CCA
4 1 (1.14%) CCEA
4 1 (1.14%) CCNA
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.14%) HP MASE
4 1 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.14%) MCITP
4 1 (1.14%) MCP
4 1 (1.14%) MCSA
4 1 (1.14%) MCSD
4 1 (1.14%) MCSE
4 1 (1.14%) NCDA
4 1 (1.14%) VCP4
4 1 (1.14%) VCP5
4 1 (1.14%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.23%) Hyper-V
2 9 (10.23%) XenApp
2 9 (10.23%) XenDesktop
3 8 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.41%) Puppet
2 1 (1.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (35.23%) Microsoft
2 22 (25.00%) VMware
3 9 (10.23%) Citrix
4 6 (6.82%) Oracle
4 6 (6.82%) Sage
5 5 (5.68%) Progress
5 5 (5.68%) SAP
6 4 (4.55%) Dell
6 4 (4.55%) HP
6 4 (4.55%) IBM
6 4 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.41%) Apple
8 2 (2.27%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.27%) BEA
8 2 (2.27%) EMC
8 2 (2.27%) NetApp
9 1 (1.14%) Cisco
9 1 (1.14%) Tableau
9 1 (1.14%) Veeam
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