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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 383 353 350
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 45 110 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.53% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.54% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 42 102 102
Median salary £34,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
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
17914 20210 21623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.82% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15256 16543 17242
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +20 18 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Oxfordshire -28 12 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Hampshire -4 8 £32,500 +34.02% 1
Surrey +5 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Kent - 3 £32,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Support Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 42 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 35 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 35 (31.25%) Windows
3 33 (29.46%) SQL
4 30 (26.79%) SQL Server
5 27 (24.11%) VMware
6 24 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (20.54%) Office 365
8 20 (17.86%) Active Directory
9 18 (16.07%) Finance
9 18 (16.07%) MS Exchange
10 17 (15.18%) Exchange Server 2013
10 17 (15.18%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (15.18%) Degree
11 16 (14.29%) ERP
12 15 (13.39%) SAN
12 15 (13.39%) Windows Server
13 13 (11.61%) Citrix
13 13 (11.61%) XenApp
13 13 (11.61%) XenDesktop
14 12 (10.71%) Linux
14 12 (10.71%) MS Office
15 11 (9.82%) ITIL
15 11 (9.82%) Sage
15 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (9.82%) Sage X3
15 11 (9.82%) Presales
16 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (8.93%) Hyper-V
16 10 (8.93%) Oracle

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 18 (16.07%) MS Exchange
2 17 (15.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (15.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (8.04%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.25%) IIS
5 5 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (4.46%) OpenEdge
6 3 (2.68%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.79%) SAS
8 1 (0.89%) Apache
8 1 (0.89%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.89%) JBoss
8 1 (0.89%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 35 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (9.82%) Sage X3
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.89%) AWD
4 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.89%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.89%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.54%) Office 365
2 9 (8.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.39%) SAN
2 7 (6.25%) Internet
3 6 (5.36%) Firewall
4 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.57%) DNS
6 2 (1.79%) FTP
6 2 (1.79%) LAN
6 2 (1.79%) NAS
6 2 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.79%) WAN
7 1 (0.89%) HTTP
7 1 (0.89%) IPv4
7 1 (0.89%) IPv6
7 1 (0.89%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.89%) VLAN
7 1 (0.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.46%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.68%) Big Data
5 3 (2.68%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 3 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.68%) HDInsight
5 3 (2.68%) MySQL
5 3 (2.68%) Power BI
5 3 (2.68%) QlikView
5 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.89%) DB2
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.68%) JIRA
2 2 (1.79%) Bugzilla
2 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 18 (16.07%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Advertising
3 5 (4.46%) Local Government
4 2 (1.79%) Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.89%) Billing
5 1 (0.89%) Legal
5 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.89%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (2.68%) HTML
2 3 (2.68%) XML
3 2 (1.79%) jQuery
3 2 (1.79%) JSON
3 2 (1.79%) Middleware
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.79%) REST
3 2 (1.79%) SOAP
4 1 (0.89%) CSS
4 1 (0.89%) CSS3
4 1 (0.89%) J2EE
4 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.68%) Clustering
3 3 (2.68%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (1.79%) iPad
4 2 (1.79%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.79%) Physics
5 1 (0.89%) Chemistry
5 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.89%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.89%) Economics
5 1 (0.89%) Life Science
5 1 (0.89%) Social Media
5 1 (0.89%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 35 (31.25%) Windows
2 24 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (13.39%) Windows Server
4 12 (10.71%) Linux
5 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (8.04%) Windows 7
7 7 (6.25%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.36%) Unix
9 5 (4.46%) Windows 10
9 5 (4.46%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (4.46%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.79%) Android
10 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.29%) ERP
2 11 (9.82%) ITIL
2 11 (9.82%) Presales
3 9 (8.04%) CRM
4 7 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (5.36%) Project Management
6 5 (4.46%) Data Migration
6 5 (4.46%) Migration
6 5 (4.46%) Performance Management
6 5 (4.46%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.57%) Analytics
7 4 (3.57%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (3.57%) Scrum
7 4 (3.57%) Software Testing
8 3 (2.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.68%) Data Management
8 3 (2.68%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.68%) Machine Learning
8 3 (2.68%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 33 (29.46%) SQL
2 5 (4.46%) C#
2 5 (4.46%) OpenEdge ABL
2 5 (4.46%) Progress 4GL
3 3 (2.68%) C++
3 3 (2.68%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.79%) Java
4 2 (1.79%) Perl
4 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.89%) PHP
5 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (15.18%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.68%) MCSE
4 2 (1.79%) MCSA
4 2 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.89%) CCA
5 1 (0.89%) CCEA
5 1 (0.89%) CCNA
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.89%) HP MASE
5 1 (0.89%) ISEB
5 1 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.89%) MCITP
5 1 (0.89%) MCP
5 1 (0.89%) MCSD
5 1 (0.89%) NCDA
5 1 (0.89%) VCP4
5 1 (0.89%) VCP5
5 1 (0.89%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.61%) XenApp
2 13 (11.61%) XenDesktop
3 10 (8.93%) Hyper-V
4 9 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.89%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) QRadar
1 1 (0.89%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 42 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 27 (24.11%) VMware
3 13 (11.61%) Citrix
4 11 (9.82%) Sage
5 10 (8.93%) Oracle
6 5 (4.46%) Progress
6 5 (4.46%) SAP
7 4 (3.57%) Dell
7 4 (3.57%) HP
7 4 (3.57%) IBM
7 4 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.68%) Apple
8 3 (2.68%) Tableau
9 2 (1.79%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.79%) EMC
9 2 (1.79%) NetApp
10 1 (0.89%) BEA
10 1 (0.89%) Cisco
10 1 (0.89%) Sophos
10 1 (0.89%) WatchGuard
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Flexible Working, Training Budget
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
Talent Cluster
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
SDC
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £31000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £31000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago