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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 348 328 367
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 93 107 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.48% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.51% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 89 101 72
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,650
UK excluding London average salary £36,350 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +2.73%
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
19802 21077 20877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16016 16715 17405
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -4 33 £48,750 +2.63%
Surrey +1 20 £40,000 -2.43% 2
Hampshire -1 18 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Oxfordshire +4 6 £28,500 - 6
West Sussex +9 5 £27,000 -42.85% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 5 £40,000 - 1
Kent - 5 £65,000 -
Middlesex +3 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 72 (45.28%) Windows
2 62 (38.99%) Microsoft
3 50 (31.45%) MS Excel
4 49 (30.82%) Finance
5 43 (27.04%) SQL
6 41 (25.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 38 (23.90%) MCSE
8 37 (23.27%) SQL Server
9 30 (18.87%) Firewall
9 30 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (18.24%) TCP/IP
11 28 (17.61%) IIS
12 27 (16.98%) VMware
13 26 (16.35%) Degree
13 26 (16.35%) Active Directory
14 25 (15.72%) Citrix
14 25 (15.72%) MCITP
15 23 (14.47%) Windows Vista
15 23 (14.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 23 (14.47%) CCA
15 23 (14.47%) Citrix Certification
15 23 (14.47%) Thin Client
15 23 (14.47%) .NET
15 23 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (14.47%) Fat Client
16 20 (12.58%) Oracle
17 18 (11.32%) UNIX
17 18 (11.32%) Service Management
17 18 (11.32%) Analytics
17 18 (11.32%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 28 (17.61%) IIS
2 3 (1.89%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.89%) Apache
2 3 (1.89%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.89%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.89%) Lync
3 2 (1.26%) SAS
3 2 (1.26%) Kentico
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (1.26%) Drupal
3 2 (1.26%) CMS
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (1.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.26%) JBoss
4 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (31.45%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.66%) MS Office
3 4 (2.52%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (3.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (3.14%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (3.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (3.14%) Sage 200
1 5 (3.14%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (2.52%) Sage CRM
2 4 (2.52%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (1.89%) Exchequer
3 3 (1.89%) GoldMine
3 3 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.63%) Magento
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.63%) FRx
5 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) SaaS
2 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.87%) Firewall
2 29 (18.24%) TCP/IP
3 10 (6.29%) WAN
4 7 (4.40%) Wireless
5 5 (3.14%) Internet
5 5 (3.14%) GPRS
5 5 (3.14%) VoIP
5 5 (3.14%) HTTP
6 4 (2.52%) Network Security
6 4 (2.52%) LDAP
6 4 (2.52%) LAN
6 4 (2.52%) VPN
7 3 (1.89%) SSL
8 2 (1.26%) SAN
8 2 (1.26%) Extranet
8 2 (1.26%) IPsec
8 2 (1.26%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.26%) VLAN
9 1 (0.63%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.63%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (23.27%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.66%) MySQL
3 5 (3.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.89%) SAP BI
4 3 (1.89%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.26%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.26%) DB2
6 1 (0.63%) OLAP
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.63%) MS Access
6 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.63%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.63%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.26%) Toad
2 2 (1.26%) JDeveloper
2 2 (1.26%) TestDirector
2 2 (1.26%) PVCS
General
1 49 (30.82%) Finance
2 14 (8.81%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.92%) Dutch Language
3 11 (6.92%) German Language
3 11 (6.92%) Italian Language
3 11 (6.92%) Spanish Language
4 10 (6.29%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.40%) Law
6 3 (1.89%) Advertising
7 2 (1.26%) Electronics
7 2 (1.26%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.26%) Marketing
8 1 (0.63%) French Language
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
8 1 (0.63%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.47%) .NET
2 14 (8.81%) XML
3 13 (8.18%) HTML
4 8 (5.03%) CSS
4 8 (5.03%) XHTML
5 7 (4.40%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.77%) Web Services
7 5 (3.14%) WAP
8 3 (1.89%) XSLT
8 3 (1.89%) SAP XI
8 3 (1.89%) SAP Basis
8 3 (1.89%) SOAP
8 3 (1.89%) Ajax
8 3 (1.89%) SAP PI
9 2 (1.26%) CSS3
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle ADF
10 1 (0.63%) Spring
10 1 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.63%) Middleware
10 1 (0.63%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.47%) Thin Client
1 23 (14.47%) Fat Client
2 18 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.14%) Streaming Video
5 3 (1.89%) CMDB
6 2 (1.26%) PKI
6 2 (1.26%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.26%) NHS
6 2 (1.26%) DTV
7 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) Clustering
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 72 (45.28%) Windows
2 30 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (14.47%) Windows Vista
4 18 (11.32%) UNIX
5 17 (10.69%) Linux
6 7 (4.40%) Windows XP
6 7 (4.40%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.26%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) VMS
8 1 (0.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (11.32%) Service Management
1 18 (11.32%) Analytics
2 13 (8.18%) Financial Modelling
2 13 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (7.55%) CRM
4 11 (6.92%) Risk Management
4 11 (6.92%) Performance Analysis
5 10 (6.29%) Risk Analytics
6 8 (5.03%) ITIL
7 7 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (4.40%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (3.77%) Time Management
9 5 (3.14%) OpenUP
9 5 (3.14%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.14%) E-Commerce
10 4 (2.52%) ERP
10 4 (2.52%) Project Management
10 4 (2.52%) E-business
10 4 (2.52%) Web Design
10 4 (2.52%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 43 (27.04%) SQL
2 13 (8.18%) JavaScript
3 12 (7.55%) Perl
3 12 (7.55%) PowerShell
3 12 (7.55%) VBA
4 8 (5.03%) Java
5 6 (3.77%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.14%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.14%) VBScript
7 4 (2.52%) ABAP
8 3 (1.89%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.89%) VB
9 2 (1.26%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.26%) C++
9 2 (1.26%) C
10 1 (0.63%) C#
10 1 (0.63%) Jython
10 1 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 41 (25.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (23.90%) MCSE
3 26 (16.35%) Degree
4 25 (15.72%) MCITP
5 23 (14.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 23 (14.47%) CCA
5 23 (14.47%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.52%) MCP
8 3 (1.89%) MCSA
8 3 (1.89%) CCNP
8 3 (1.89%) CCNA
9 2 (1.26%) ISEB
9 2 (1.26%) HND
9 2 (1.26%) MCTS
9 2 (1.26%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.26%) AAT
10 1 (0.63%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.92%) SLA
2 2 (1.26%) HL7
System Software
1 26 (16.35%) Active Directory
2 23 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) XenApp
3 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.63%) vSphere
3 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.89%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (1.89%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.89%) SCCM
2 3 (1.89%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (1.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.63%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 62 (38.99%) Microsoft
2 27 (16.98%) VMware
3 25 (15.72%) Citrix
4 20 (12.58%) Oracle
5 12 (7.55%) Sun
6 11 (6.92%) TOWER Software
7 8 (5.03%) Sage
8 7 (4.40%) i2
9 6 (3.77%) SAP
10 5 (3.14%) Cisco
10 5 (3.14%) HP
10 5 (3.14%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.14%) F5
11 3 (1.89%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.89%) Pegasus
11 3 (1.89%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.89%) FrontRange
11 3 (1.89%) Symantec
11 3 (1.89%) Remedy
11 3 (1.89%) McAfee
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum Plus Pension Scheme, Cycle Scheme & More
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 per annum
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Crawley
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Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
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