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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 365 351 359
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 79 107 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.48% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.51% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 75 95 58
Average salary £38,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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
19933 21138 20178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.59% 94.86% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16542 16611 16631
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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
Surrey +9 21 £46,500 +43.07%
Oxfordshire +3 18 £27,500 -16.03% 5
Buckinghamshire -10 18 £60,000 +106.89%
Berkshire 0 10 £42,500 +21.42%
East Sussex +14 5 £32,500 +1.56%
Hampshire -3 5 £23,500 -44.70%
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 67 (40.12%) SQL
2 57 (34.13%) Windows
3 46 (27.54%) SQL Server
4 45 (26.95%) Microsoft
5 44 (26.35%) Active Directory
6 37 (22.16%) MS Excel
7 33 (19.76%) VMware
8 32 (19.16%) Degree
9 28 (16.77%) Finance
9 28 (16.77%) SAP
9 28 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (14.37%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (13.77%) Linux
12 22 (13.17%) Oracle
13 21 (12.57%) Change Management
13 21 (12.57%) Time Management
14 19 (11.38%) UNIX
14 19 (11.38%) SAP HCM
15 18 (10.78%) SAP HR-PA
15 18 (10.78%) SAP HR-PD
15 18 (10.78%) SAP Payroll
15 18 (10.78%) ITIL
15 18 (10.78%) SAP HR
16 17 (10.18%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (8.98%) Windows 7
18 13 (7.78%) Hyper-V
18 13 (7.78%) Citrix
18 13 (7.78%) MCITP
19 12 (7.19%) Computer Science
19 12 (7.19%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (5.39%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.19%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.99%) Apache
4 4 (2.40%) NetWeaver
5 3 (1.80%) SAP Portal
5 3 (1.80%) SAS
6 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.20%) IIS
6 2 (1.20%) Lync
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.60%) Zope
7 1 (0.60%) Plone
Applications
1 37 (22.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (11.38%) SAP HCM
2 18 (10.78%) SAP HR-PA
2 18 (10.78%) SAP HR-PD
2 18 (10.78%) SAP Payroll
2 18 (10.78%) SAP HR
3 5 (2.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (2.99%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (2.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (2.40%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (2.40%) SAP CO
4 4 (2.40%) SAP FI
5 3 (1.80%) SAP SRM
5 3 (1.80%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (1.20%) SAP CRM
6 2 (1.20%) SAP EBP
6 2 (1.20%) SAP MM
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.59%) Office 365
2 5 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.19%) Firewall
1 12 (7.19%) TCP/IP
2 10 (5.99%) SAN
3 6 (3.59%) Internet
4 5 (2.99%) DNS
4 5 (2.99%) DHCP
4 5 (2.99%) LDAP
5 4 (2.40%) Extranet
6 2 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.20%) WAN
6 2 (1.20%) NAS
6 2 (1.20%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (27.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.79%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.19%) SAP BW
4 5 (2.99%) SAP BI
4 5 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (2.99%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.99%) MySQL
5 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.60%) DB2
7 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.60%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.60%) QlikView
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (16.77%) Finance
2 9 (5.39%) Law
3 8 (4.79%) Local Government
4 5 (2.99%) Retail
4 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.40%) Dutch Language
5 4 (2.40%) German Language
5 4 (2.40%) Italian Language
5 4 (2.40%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.80%) Banking
7 2 (1.20%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.20%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Front Office
8 1 (0.60%) Marketing
8 1 (0.60%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.79%) SAP PI
2 7 (4.19%) .NET
3 5 (2.99%) XML
3 5 (2.99%) SAP XI
4 4 (2.40%) Ajax
4 4 (2.40%) HTML
4 4 (2.40%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.40%) CSS
4 4 (2.40%) Web Services
5 3 (1.80%) XHTML
6 2 (1.20%) SAP Basis
6 2 (1.20%) J2EE
6 2 (1.20%) V-Ray
7 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 1 (0.60%) Middleware
7 1 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.60%) WSDL
7 1 (0.60%) JMS
7 1 (0.60%) SOAP
7 1 (0.60%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.19%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.19%) Thin Client
3 7 (4.19%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.99%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.40%) Replication
5 4 (2.40%) EPoS
6 3 (1.80%) CMDB
7 1 (0.60%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.60%) HACMP
7 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.60%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 57 (34.13%) Windows
2 23 (13.77%) Linux
3 19 (11.38%) UNIX
4 15 (8.98%) Windows 7
5 11 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (5.99%) Windows 8
7 7 (4.19%) Windows Vista
8 5 (2.99%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.99%) Windows Phone
9 3 (1.80%) Solaris
10 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.60%) AIX
11 1 (0.60%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.57%) Change Management
1 21 (12.57%) Time Management
2 18 (10.78%) ITIL
3 11 (6.59%) Mobile Device Management
4 8 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (4.79%) Software Testing
5 7 (4.19%) Mentoring
5 7 (4.19%) Service Management
5 7 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (4.19%) Financial Modelling
6 6 (3.59%) Logistics
7 5 (2.99%) ITSM
7 5 (2.99%) ERP
7 5 (2.99%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (2.40%) CRM
8 4 (2.40%) E-Commerce
9 3 (1.80%) OpenUP
9 3 (1.80%) IT Asset Management
9 3 (1.80%) E-business
10 2 (1.20%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (40.12%) SQL
2 8 (4.79%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.19%) VBA
3 7 (4.19%) Java
3 7 (4.19%) Perl
4 5 (2.99%) ABAP
4 5 (2.99%) PHP
4 5 (2.99%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.40%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.80%) C++
6 3 (1.80%) C
7 2 (1.20%) C#
7 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.60%) R
8 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.60%) Python
8 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.60%) X++
Qualifications
1 32 (19.16%) Degree
2 17 (10.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (7.78%) MCITP
4 8 (4.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (4.79%) MCSE
5 7 (4.19%) CCA
5 7 (4.19%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (3.59%) MCP
7 5 (2.99%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.80%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.60%) CIMA
9 1 (0.60%) ACCA
9 1 (0.60%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.60%) LPIC
9 1 (0.60%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 44 (26.35%) Active Directory
2 24 (14.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.78%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.20%) vSphere
5 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.99%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (2.40%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (1.80%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (1.20%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.60%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (26.95%) Microsoft
2 33 (19.76%) VMware
3 28 (16.77%) SAP
4 22 (13.17%) Oracle
5 13 (7.78%) Citrix
6 11 (6.59%) Cisco
6 11 (6.59%) IBM
7 10 (5.99%) HP
8 6 (3.59%) Sun
9 5 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.99%) Dell
9 5 (2.99%) 3Com
9 5 (2.99%) NETGEAR
10 4 (2.40%) CA
10 4 (2.40%) Symantec
10 4 (2.40%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.80%) Veeam
11 3 (1.80%) Remedy
11 3 (1.80%) BMC
11 3 (1.80%) FrontRange
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