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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 352 321 365
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 84 100 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.51% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 82 92 68
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
19758 19598 20408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.27% 94.69% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16144 15491 17340
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 February 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 February 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 -3 31 £35,000 -28.20% 2
Surrey -12 19 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Hampshire -18 17 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 9 £40,000 -19.59% 1
Oxfordshire +1 3 £22,500 -35.71%
West Sussex -3 3 £26,500 -43.91% 1
Middlesex +7 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Kent - 1 £65,000 - 1
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 75 (44.91%) Windows
2 67 (40.12%) Microsoft
3 54 (32.34%) MS Excel
4 50 (29.94%) Finance
5 43 (25.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 41 (24.55%) SQL Server
7 40 (23.95%) SQL
8 37 (22.16%) MCSE
9 34 (20.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (18.56%) Firewall
11 30 (17.96%) TCP/IP
12 27 (16.17%) IIS
13 26 (15.57%) VMware
14 25 (14.97%) Active Directory
14 25 (14.97%) Citrix
15 24 (14.37%) MCITP
16 23 (13.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 23 (13.77%) CCA
16 23 (13.77%) Citrix Certification
16 23 (13.77%) Thin Client
16 23 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (13.77%) Windows Vista
16 23 (13.77%) Fat Client
17 22 (13.17%) .NET
18 21 (12.57%) Degree
19 20 (11.98%) Oracle
20 18 (10.78%) Analytics
21 17 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
22 16 (9.58%) UNIX
22 16 (9.58%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 27 (16.17%) IIS
2 5 (2.99%) Apache
2 5 (2.99%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (2.99%) Oracle 10gAS
3 4 (2.40%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.40%) JBoss
3 4 (2.40%) CMS
4 3 (1.80%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.80%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.80%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.20%) Drupal
5 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.20%) SAS
5 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.20%) Kentico
6 1 (0.60%) Lync
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 54 (32.34%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.38%) MS Office
3 4 (2.40%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.79%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (4.19%) Sage 200
3 6 (3.59%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (2.40%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (1.80%) GoldMine
5 3 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.80%) Exchequer
6 2 (1.20%) SAP FI
6 2 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (1.20%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.60%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.60%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.60%) SAP LE
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.60%) Magento
7 1 (0.60%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.60%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.60%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.59%) SaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.56%) Firewall
2 30 (17.96%) TCP/IP
3 12 (7.19%) WAN
4 8 (4.79%) VoIP
5 7 (4.19%) Wireless
6 6 (3.59%) Network Security
7 5 (2.99%) SSL
7 5 (2.99%) Internet
7 5 (2.99%) HTTP
7 5 (2.99%) GPRS
7 5 (2.99%) LAN
8 4 (2.40%) VPN
9 3 (1.80%) DNS
9 3 (1.80%) DHCP
10 2 (1.20%) IPsec
10 2 (1.20%) VLAN
11 1 (0.60%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.60%) MPLS
11 1 (0.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.39%) MySQL
3 5 (2.99%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (2.99%) RDBMS
3 5 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (2.99%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (2.40%) MS Access
5 3 (1.80%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.80%) SAP BI
5 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.60%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.60%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.60%) DB2
6 1 (0.60%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (2.99%) PVCS
1 5 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (2.99%) Toad
1 5 (2.99%) JDeveloper
1 5 (2.99%) TestDirector
General
1 50 (29.94%) Finance
2 13 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.99%) Dutch Language
3 10 (5.99%) German Language
3 10 (5.99%) Italian Language
3 10 (5.99%) Spanish Language
4 9 (5.39%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.99%) Advertising
6 4 (2.40%) Back Office
6 4 (2.40%) Law
7 3 (1.80%) Local Government
8 2 (1.20%) Marketing
8 2 (1.20%) Electronics
8 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.60%) Games
9 1 (0.60%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.17%) .NET
2 14 (8.38%) HTML
3 11 (6.59%) XML
4 9 (5.39%) CSS
5 6 (3.59%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.99%) SOAP
6 5 (2.99%) Web Services
6 5 (2.99%) XHTML
6 5 (2.99%) WAP
6 5 (2.99%) Oracle ADF
7 3 (1.80%) SAP XI
7 3 (1.80%) SAP Basis
7 3 (1.80%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.80%) Middleware
7 3 (1.80%) XSLT
7 3 (1.80%) SAP PI
8 2 (1.20%) CSS3
9 1 (0.60%) HTML5
9 1 (0.60%) XSD
9 1 (0.60%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.77%) Thin Client
1 23 (13.77%) Fat Client
2 17 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.38%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.99%) Streaming Video
5 2 (1.20%) PKI
5 2 (1.20%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.20%) NHS
5 2 (1.20%) DTV
6 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.60%) Replication
6 1 (0.60%) Clustering
6 1 (0.60%) iPhone
6 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 75 (44.91%) Windows
2 34 (20.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (13.77%) Windows Vista
4 16 (9.58%) UNIX
5 14 (8.38%) Linux
6 10 (5.99%) Windows XP
7 8 (4.79%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.80%) zOS
10 2 (1.20%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (10.78%) Analytics
2 16 (9.58%) CRM
3 13 (7.78%) Service Management
3 13 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (7.19%) Financial Modelling
5 10 (5.99%) Risk Analytics
5 10 (5.99%) Performance Analysis
5 10 (5.99%) Risk Management
6 8 (4.79%) ERP
6 8 (4.79%) PRINCE2
7 7 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (4.19%) Release Management
8 6 (3.59%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (3.59%) Mentoring
9 5 (2.99%) UML
9 5 (2.99%) RAD
9 5 (2.99%) SSADM
9 5 (2.99%) Content Management
9 5 (2.99%) Incident Management
10 4 (2.40%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (23.95%) SQL
2 11 (6.59%) Java
2 11 (6.59%) JavaScript
2 11 (6.59%) Perl
2 11 (6.59%) VBA
2 11 (6.59%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.79%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.99%) VBScript
4 5 (2.99%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.40%) ABAP
6 3 (1.80%) VB
6 3 (1.80%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.80%) Jython
6 3 (1.80%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.80%) C
7 2 (1.20%) C#
7 2 (1.20%) C++
8 1 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 43 (25.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (22.16%) MCSE
3 24 (14.37%) MCITP
4 23 (13.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (13.77%) CCA
4 23 (13.77%) Citrix Certification
5 21 (12.57%) Degree
6 8 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.79%) MCP
7 6 (3.59%) CCNP
7 6 (3.59%) CCNA
8 5 (2.99%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.99%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.40%) MCSA
10 3 (1.80%) HND
11 2 (1.20%) ISEB
11 2 (1.20%) VCP4
11 2 (1.20%) AAT
11 2 (1.20%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (0.60%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.98%) SLA
2 2 (1.20%) HL7
System Software
1 25 (14.97%) Active Directory
2 23 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.60%) XenApp
3 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.80%) OpenAM
3 2 (1.20%) SCCM
4 1 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 67 (40.12%) Microsoft
2 26 (15.57%) VMware
3 25 (14.97%) Citrix
4 20 (11.98%) Oracle
5 11 (6.59%) Sun
6 10 (5.99%) Sage
6 10 (5.99%) TOWER Software
7 8 (4.79%) Cisco
8 7 (4.19%) SAP
9 6 (3.59%) i2
9 6 (3.59%) F5
9 6 (3.59%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.99%) Serena
11 3 (1.80%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.80%) Symantec
11 3 (1.80%) McAfee
11 3 (1.80%) Websense
11 3 (1.80%) Pegasus
11 3 (1.80%) Juniper
11 3 (1.80%) Adobe
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