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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 385 357 389
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 50 112 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.54% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.55% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 40 105 82
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
17679 20227 22676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 97.07% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14979 16338 18353
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +26 17 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Hampshire +4 11 £42,500 - 1
Surrey -8 9 £42,500 -0.11% 1
Kent +1 6 £21,000 -67.69%
Oxfordshire -21 5 £25,500 -15.00% 4
West Sussex -6 2 £45,000 +25.00%
Support Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 64 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 62 (41.89%) MS Excel
3 57 (38.51%) Windows
4 41 (27.70%) VMware
4 41 (27.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (25.68%) Office 365
6 35 (23.65%) Active Directory
7 34 (22.97%) MS Exchange
8 30 (20.27%) SQL
8 30 (20.27%) Finance
9 29 (19.59%) SQL Server
10 28 (18.92%) Windows Server
10 28 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
10 28 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
11 24 (16.22%) SAN
11 24 (16.22%) Citrix
11 24 (16.22%) Presales
12 23 (15.54%) Degree
13 22 (14.86%) XenApp
13 22 (14.86%) XenDesktop
14 21 (14.19%) SLA
14 21 (14.19%) Oracle
15 19 (12.84%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (12.16%) ITIL
17 17 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (10.81%) Linux
19 14 (9.46%) MS Office
20 13 (8.78%) C#
20 13 (8.78%) Oracle 11i

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 34 (22.97%) MS Exchange
2 28 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 28 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (7.43%) IIS
4 10 (6.76%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.38%) OpenEdge
7 4 (2.70%) JBoss
7 4 (2.70%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.03%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.35%) SAS
10 1 (0.68%) Apache
10 1 (0.68%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 62 (41.89%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.46%) MS Office
3 2 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (8.78%) Oracle 11i
1 13 (8.78%) Oracle Applications
1 13 (8.78%) Oracle EBS R12
1 13 (8.78%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (6.08%) Sage X3
3 3 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.35%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.68%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 38 (25.68%) Office 365
2 12 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.41%) SaaS
4 4 (2.70%) PaaS
5 2 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.22%) SAN
2 11 (7.43%) Firewall
3 8 (5.41%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.73%) Internet
5 6 (4.05%) LAN
5 6 (4.05%) WAN
6 5 (3.38%) DNS
7 2 (1.35%) FTP
7 2 (1.35%) Junos
7 2 (1.35%) NAS
7 2 (1.35%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.68%) FCAPS
8 1 (0.68%) IPv4
8 1 (0.68%) IPv6
8 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.68%) VLAN
8 1 (0.68%) VPN
8 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.05%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.70%) Big Data
4 4 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 4 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.70%) HDInsight
4 4 (2.70%) Power BI
4 4 (2.70%) QlikView
4 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.35%) MySQL
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.68%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Subversion
2 3 (2.03%) JIRA
3 2 (1.35%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.68%) Toad
General
1 30 (20.27%) Finance
2 6 (4.05%) Advertising
2 6 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.03%) Legal
4 2 (1.35%) Banking
4 2 (1.35%) Military
4 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Local Government
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.43%) .NET
2 9 (6.08%) XML
3 8 (5.41%) HTML
4 4 (2.70%) Middleware
5 2 (1.35%) jQuery
5 2 (1.35%) JSON
5 2 (1.35%) REST
5 2 (1.35%) SOAP
6 1 (0.68%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.68%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.68%) RESTful
6 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.08%) Driving Licence
3 7 (4.73%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.73%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.03%) Physics
5 3 (2.03%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.35%) Economics
6 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.35%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.35%) iPad
6 2 (1.35%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.68%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.68%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.68%) Replication
7 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (38.51%) Windows
2 41 (27.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (18.92%) Windows Server
4 19 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (10.81%) Linux
6 11 (7.43%) Windows 7
7 10 (6.76%) Unix
8 9 (6.08%) Windows 8
9 7 (4.73%) Windows 10
10 6 (4.05%) Windows XP
11 5 (3.38%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (2.03%) Android
12 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.22%) Presales
2 18 (12.16%) ITIL
3 17 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (8.78%) ERP
5 11 (7.43%) CRM
6 8 (5.41%) Analytics
6 8 (5.41%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.05%) Performance Management
7 6 (4.05%) Structured Programming
8 5 (3.38%) Project Management
9 4 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.70%) ETL
9 4 (2.70%) Incident Management
9 4 (2.70%) ITSM
9 4 (2.70%) Predictive Analytics
9 4 (2.70%) Risk Management
9 4 (2.70%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (2.70%) Scrum
9 4 (2.70%) Service Management
9 4 (2.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.27%) SQL
2 13 (8.78%) C#
3 6 (4.05%) VB
4 5 (3.38%) OpenEdge ABL
4 5 (3.38%) Progress 4GL
5 4 (2.70%) C++
5 4 (2.70%) Perl
6 3 (2.03%) Java
6 3 (2.03%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.35%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.35%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.35%) VBA
8 1 (0.68%) PHP
8 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (15.54%) Degree
2 19 (12.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.41%) MCSE
4 5 (3.38%) CCNA
4 5 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.03%) MCITP
5 3 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.35%) MCP
6 2 (1.35%) MCSA
7 1 (0.68%) CCA
7 1 (0.68%) CCEA
7 1 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.68%) HP MASE
7 1 (0.68%) ISEB
7 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.68%) MCSD
7 1 (0.68%) MCTS
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.68%) VCP5
7 1 (0.68%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.19%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (23.65%) Active Directory
2 22 (14.86%) XenApp
2 22 (14.86%) XenDesktop
3 13 (8.78%) Hyper-V
4 9 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.68%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (1.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.68%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.68%) QRadar
2 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 64 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 41 (27.70%) VMware
3 24 (16.22%) Citrix
4 21 (14.19%) Oracle
5 9 (6.08%) Sage
6 7 (4.73%) Cisco
6 7 (4.73%) SAP
7 5 (3.38%) IBM
7 5 (3.38%) Progress
8 4 (2.70%) Dell
8 4 (2.70%) EMC
8 4 (2.70%) HP
8 4 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.70%) Tableau
9 3 (2.03%) Apple
9 3 (2.03%) Avaya
9 3 (2.03%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.03%) Forcepoint
9 3 (2.03%) Lotus
9 3 (2.03%) SolarWinds
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Certification + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago