The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 344 377 292
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -85
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 99 66 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.30% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.32% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 83 57 111
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,450 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21473 20949 22153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.84% 95.00% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17169 17278 18929
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Consultant
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Berkshire +19 30 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Hampshire +8 25 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Surrey +1 16 £32,500 -29.34%
Buckinghamshire -6 9 £30,000 -29.41% 3
Oxfordshire -9 6 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Middlesex - 6 £50,000 -
West Sussex -5 2 £29,250 -15.21%
Kent -11 2 £39,250 +30.83%
East Sussex - 2 £32,000 -
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 74 (38.54%) SQL
2 65 (33.85%) Microsoft
3 61 (31.77%) Windows
4 54 (28.13%) SQL Server
4 54 (28.13%) Finance
5 49 (25.52%) MS Excel
6 45 (23.44%) Oracle
7 43 (22.40%) .NET
7 43 (22.40%) Firewall
8 28 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (14.06%) Active Directory
9 27 (14.06%) TCP/IP
10 25 (13.02%) Degree
11 24 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (11.98%) ASP.NET
13 22 (11.46%) IIS
14 19 (9.90%) DNS
14 19 (9.90%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (9.38%) SAP
16 17 (8.85%) PL/SQL
16 17 (8.85%) MCITP
17 16 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (8.33%) VMware
17 16 (8.33%) ITIL
18 15 (7.81%) ERP
18 15 (7.81%) MS Exchange
18 15 (7.81%) T-SQL
18 15 (7.81%) Workflow
19 14 (7.29%) Workflow Management
19 14 (7.29%) Oracle Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 22 (11.46%) IIS
2 15 (7.81%) MS Exchange
3 14 (7.29%) Oracle Workflow
4 10 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.60%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.56%) Lync
7 3 (1.56%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.52%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 49 (25.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.17%) MS Office
3 3 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (6.25%) SAP FI
1 12 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
1 12 (6.25%) SAP CO
1 12 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (4.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (3.65%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (3.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (3.65%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (3.65%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (2.60%) Exchequer
5 5 (2.60%) Dynamics GP
5 5 (2.60%) GoldMine
5 5 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (2.60%) Sage 200
6 4 (2.08%) SAP MM
7 3 (1.56%) Line 500
7 3 (1.56%) Sage 1000
8 2 (1.04%) Agresso
8 2 (1.04%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (22.40%) Firewall
2 27 (14.06%) TCP/IP
3 19 (9.90%) DNS
4 12 (6.25%) SAN
5 9 (4.69%) VoIP
6 8 (4.17%) DHCP
6 8 (4.17%) VPN
6 8 (4.17%) Network Security
7 7 (3.65%) Internet
8 6 (3.13%) MPLS
8 6 (3.13%) IPsec
9 5 (2.60%) NAS
10 4 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.56%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (1.56%) Wireless
11 3 (1.56%) OSPF
11 3 (1.56%) BGP
11 3 (1.56%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.73%) MS Access
5 10 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (5.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (4.69%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.60%) DB2
7 5 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.60%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.56%) MySQL
8 3 (1.56%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (1.56%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.04%) Informix
9 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.52%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.56%) PVCS
1 3 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (1.56%) Toad
1 3 (1.56%) JDeveloper
1 3 (1.56%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.52%) MorphX
2 1 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
General
1 54 (28.13%) Finance
2 12 (6.25%) Retail
3 11 (5.73%) Advertising
4 5 (2.60%) Legal
4 5 (2.60%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.08%) Back Office
5 4 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.08%) French Language
5 4 (2.08%) German Language
6 3 (1.56%) Local Government
7 2 (1.04%) Marketing
7 2 (1.04%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.04%) Billing
7 2 (1.04%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.04%) Russian Language
7 2 (1.04%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.04%) Law
7 2 (1.04%) Publishing
8 1 (0.52%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.40%) .NET
2 23 (11.98%) ASP.NET
3 12 (6.25%) HTML
4 7 (3.65%) XML
5 5 (2.60%) CSS
6 4 (2.08%) XSLT
7 3 (1.56%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (1.04%) SAP Smart Forms
8 2 (1.04%) EDI
8 2 (1.04%) Web Services
9 1 (0.52%) COM+
9 1 (0.52%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.52%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 8 (4.17%) Replication
2 7 (3.65%) Clustering
3 6 (3.13%) Thin Client
3 6 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.60%) EFT
5 2 (1.04%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.52%) Blog
6 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.52%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 61 (31.77%) Windows
2 28 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (9.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (6.77%) UNIX
4 13 (6.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (4.69%) Linux
6 8 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 8 (4.17%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.56%) Solaris
8 2 (1.04%) AIX
8 2 (1.04%) HPUX
8 2 (1.04%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.04%) SUSE
8 2 (1.04%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (8.33%) ITIL
2 15 (7.81%) ERP
2 15 (7.81%) Workflow
3 14 (7.29%) Workflow Management
4 12 (6.25%) Migration
5 11 (5.73%) Logistics
5 11 (5.73%) Data Security
6 10 (5.21%) Project Management
7 9 (4.69%) Service Delivery
7 9 (4.69%) CRM
7 9 (4.69%) Data Migration
8 7 (3.65%) Cash Management
9 6 (3.13%) Service Management
10 5 (2.60%) E-Commerce
10 5 (2.60%) Asset Management
10 5 (2.60%) Data Management
10 5 (2.60%) Analytics
11 4 (2.08%) Time Management
11 4 (2.08%) Software Engineering
11 4 (2.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 74 (38.54%) SQL
2 17 (8.85%) PL/SQL
3 15 (7.81%) T-SQL
4 10 (5.21%) C#
5 9 (4.69%) Java
6 5 (2.60%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.60%) ABAP
7 4 (2.08%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.08%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.04%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.04%) VBA
8 2 (1.04%) Perl
8 2 (1.04%) C
9 1 (0.52%) VBScript
9 1 (0.52%) C++
9 1 (0.52%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (13.02%) Degree
2 24 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (8.85%) MCITP
4 12 (6.25%) CCA
5 10 (5.21%) MCSE
6 8 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (3.13%) AAT
8 6 (3.13%) ACCA
8 6 (3.13%) CIMA
9 5 (2.60%) MCP
9 5 (2.60%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.60%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.08%) MCTS
10 4 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.56%) CCNA
12 1 (0.52%) MCSA
12 1 (0.52%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.60%) SLA
1 5 (2.60%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (14.06%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.56%) XenApp
4 3 (1.56%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.56%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.56%) Xen
5 2 (1.04%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.04%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.04%) XenServer
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (4.69%) Backup Exec
2 8 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (3.65%) WSUS
4 5 (2.60%) SCCM
5 2 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.04%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (1.04%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.04%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Storage Server
6 1 (0.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 65 (33.85%) Microsoft
2 45 (23.44%) Oracle
3 18 (9.38%) SAP
4 16 (8.33%) VMware
5 12 (6.25%) F5
5 12 (6.25%) Sage
5 12 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 12 (6.25%) Citrix
6 11 (5.73%) Nokia
6 11 (5.73%) Pegasus
6 11 (5.73%) Websense
6 11 (5.73%) Sourcefire
7 10 (5.21%) Cisco
8 9 (4.69%) Symantec
9 7 (3.65%) EMC
10 5 (2.60%) NetApp
10 5 (2.60%) Veritas
11 4 (2.08%) JD Edwards
11 4 (2.08%) Sun
12 3 (1.56%) HP
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