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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 340 360 299
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 110 69 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.32% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.33% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 97 60 111
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
21430 20664 21850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16859 17053 18653
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Hampshire +1 32 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Berkshire +3 24 £40,000 +3.22%
Surrey +10 14 £32,500 -10.34% 3
Buckinghamshire -1 14 £29,000 -35.55% 1
Oxfordshire +13 12 £33,000 -17.50% 1
Middlesex +5 6 £42,250 -
West Sussex -5 4 £30,000 -13.04% 2
Kent -2 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 22 August 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 (39.15%) SQL
2 69 (36.51%) Microsoft
3 59 (31.22%) Finance
4 58 (30.69%) Windows
5 55 (29.10%) MS Excel
6 53 (28.04%) SQL Server
7 43 (22.75%) .NET
8 40 (21.16%) Oracle
9 37 (19.58%) Firewall
10 33 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (13.76%) TCP/IP
13 22 (11.64%) DNS
13 22 (11.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (11.64%) IIS
13 22 (11.64%) MCITP
13 22 (11.64%) Degree
14 21 (11.11%) ASP.NET
14 21 (11.11%) Active Directory
15 19 (10.05%) ITIL
15 19 (10.05%) SAP
15 19 (10.05%) PL/SQL
15 19 (10.05%) ERP
15 19 (10.05%) MS Exchange
16 18 (9.52%) Sage
17 15 (7.94%) VMware
17 15 (7.94%) Citrix
17 15 (7.94%) T-SQL
18 14 (7.41%) CCA
18 14 (7.41%) SAP FI

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (11.64%) IIS
2 19 (10.05%) MS Exchange
3 13 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (6.88%) Oracle Workflow
4 11 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.65%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.65%) Lync
6 4 (2.12%) Oracle 10gAS
6 4 (2.12%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 55 (29.10%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.23%) MS Office
3 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (7.41%) SAP FI
1 14 (7.41%) SAP FI/CO
1 14 (7.41%) SAP CO
1 14 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (7.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (5.29%) Sage 200
3 8 (4.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (3.70%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (3.17%) Dynamics GP
5 6 (3.17%) GoldMine
5 6 (3.17%) Exchequer
6 5 (2.65%) Sage 50
7 4 (2.12%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 4 (2.12%) Sage 1000
7 4 (2.12%) SAP LE
7 4 (2.12%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) Google Apps
1 2 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (19.58%) Firewall
2 26 (13.76%) TCP/IP
3 22 (11.64%) DNS
4 11 (5.82%) Network Security
5 8 (4.23%) DHCP
6 7 (3.70%) VPN
7 6 (3.17%) VoIP
8 5 (2.65%) IPsec
8 5 (2.65%) Internet
8 5 (2.65%) MPLS
8 5 (2.65%) SAN
9 4 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (2.12%) Wireless
10 3 (1.59%) OSPF
10 3 (1.59%) BGP
10 3 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (1.59%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (1.59%) NetScaler
11 2 (1.06%) SMTP
11 2 (1.06%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (28.04%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (5.82%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.76%) MS Access
4 9 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.17%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (2.12%) Oracle Discoverer
6 4 (2.12%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.06%) DB2
9 1 (0.53%) Informix
9 1 (0.53%) DTS
9 1 (0.53%) MySQL
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.12%) Toad
1 4 (2.12%) TestDirector
1 4 (2.12%) JDeveloper
1 4 (2.12%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (2.12%) PVCS
2 1 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.53%) MorphX
General
1 59 (31.22%) Finance
2 12 (6.35%) Advertising
3 11 (5.82%) Retail
4 4 (2.12%) Legal
5 3 (1.59%) Law
5 3 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.59%) Local Government
6 2 (1.06%) Marketing
6 2 (1.06%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.06%) French Language
6 2 (1.06%) German Language
6 2 (1.06%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.06%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.06%) Billing
6 2 (1.06%) Back Office
6 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.53%) Publishing
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.75%) .NET
2 21 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.17%) HTML
4 4 (2.12%) EDI
4 4 (2.12%) SAP XI
4 4 (2.12%) Oracle ADF
5 3 (1.59%) XML
5 3 (1.59%) XSLT
6 2 (1.06%) CSS
6 2 (1.06%) Web Services
7 1 (0.53%) COM+
7 1 (0.53%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.53%) jQuery
7 1 (0.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.23%) Fat Client
1 8 (4.23%) Thin Client
2 7 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.65%) Clustering
3 5 (2.65%) EFT
4 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.06%) Replication
5 1 (0.53%) GIS
5 1 (0.53%) NHS
5 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.53%) Blog
5 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 58 (30.69%) Windows
2 33 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (11.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (5.29%) Windows Vista
6 9 (4.76%) Windows XP
7 8 (4.23%) UNIX
8 5 (2.65%) Linux
9 2 (1.06%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.06%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.53%) Solaris
10 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (10.05%) ITIL
1 19 (10.05%) ERP
2 14 (7.41%) Workflow
3 13 (6.88%) Workflow Management
3 13 (6.88%) CRM
4 12 (6.35%) Migration
4 12 (6.35%) Service Delivery
4 12 (6.35%) Logistics
5 9 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 8 (4.23%) Project Management
7 7 (3.70%) Cash Management
8 6 (3.17%) PRINCE2
8 6 (3.17%) Service Management
9 5 (2.65%) Data Security
9 5 (2.65%) E-Commerce
9 5 (2.65%) Analytics
10 4 (2.12%) Time Management
10 4 (2.12%) UML
10 4 (2.12%) SSADM
10 4 (2.12%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 74 (39.15%) SQL
2 19 (10.05%) PL/SQL
3 15 (7.94%) T-SQL
4 9 (4.76%) C#
5 5 (2.65%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.12%) Java
6 4 (2.12%) ABAP
7 3 (1.59%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.59%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.06%) Perl
8 2 (1.06%) C
8 2 (1.06%) VBA
9 1 (0.53%) VBScript
9 1 (0.53%) X++
Qualifications
1 27 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (11.64%) MCITP
2 22 (11.64%) Degree
3 14 (7.41%) CCA
4 12 (6.35%) MCSE
5 10 (5.29%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (3.70%) SC Cleared
7 7 (3.70%) Security Cleared
8 6 (3.17%) AAT
8 6 (3.17%) ACCA
8 6 (3.17%) CIMA
9 4 (2.12%) MCTS
9 4 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.12%) CCNA
10 3 (1.59%) MCP
11 1 (0.53%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.65%) SLA
1 5 (2.65%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) HL7
System Software
1 21 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.59%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.59%) XenApp
4 3 (1.59%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.06%) XenServer
5 2 (1.06%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (6.35%) Backup Exec
2 11 (5.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (3.70%) WSUS
4 5 (2.65%) SCCM
5 2 (1.06%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Storage Server
Vendors
1 69 (36.51%) Microsoft
2 40 (21.16%) Oracle
3 19 (10.05%) SAP
4 18 (9.52%) Sage
5 15 (7.94%) VMware
5 15 (7.94%) Citrix
6 12 (6.35%) Symantec
7 11 (5.82%) Pegasus
8 9 (4.76%) Cisco
9 7 (3.70%) CheckPoint
10 6 (3.17%) F5
10 6 (3.17%) Nokia
11 5 (2.65%) Websense
11 5 (2.65%) Sourcefire
12 4 (2.12%) JD Edwards
12 4 (2.12%) Serena
13 3 (1.59%) Business Objects
13 3 (1.59%) HP
13 3 (1.59%) Dell
14 2 (1.06%) Nimsoft
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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