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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 354 352 383
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 97 101 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.42% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.44% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 92 93 59
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 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
20474 22730 21338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.99% 94.74% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16495 18160 17670
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,866 £60,000 £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 21 April 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 21 April 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
Berkshire -11 28 £50,000 +8.10% 1
Surrey +13 20 £38,750 +1.97% 1
Hampshire +1 20 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Oxfordshire +12 10 £29,750 +4.38% 5
West Sussex +10 8 £27,000 -42.55% 2
Kent - 7 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire -1 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Middlesex +7 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 70 (44.03%) Windows
2 60 (37.74%) Microsoft
3 48 (30.19%) MS Excel
4 47 (29.56%) SQL
4 47 (29.56%) Finance
5 39 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (23.90%) SQL Server
7 36 (22.64%) MCSE
8 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (18.24%) Firewall
9 29 (18.24%) VMware
10 28 (17.61%) TCP/IP
11 27 (16.98%) Citrix
11 27 (16.98%) Active Directory
12 26 (16.35%) IIS
13 25 (15.72%) MCITP
13 25 (15.72%) Degree
14 24 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (14.47%) CCA
15 23 (14.47%) Citrix Certification
15 23 (14.47%) Thin Client
15 23 (14.47%) Windows Vista
15 23 (14.47%) Fat Client
15 23 (14.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 22 (13.84%) .NET
17 21 (13.21%) Oracle
18 19 (11.95%) Linux
18 19 (11.95%) UNIX
19 18 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
20 16 (10.06%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 26 (16.35%) IIS
2 4 (2.52%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.89%) NetWeaver
3 3 (1.89%) Lync
4 2 (1.26%) Apache
4 2 (1.26%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.26%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.26%) Drupal
4 2 (1.26%) SAS
4 2 (1.26%) Kentico
5 1 (0.63%) WordPress
5 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.63%) CMS
5 1 (0.63%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 48 (30.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.66%) MS Office
3 4 (2.52%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.40%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (4.40%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (4.40%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (3.14%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.89%) Exchequer
4 3 (1.89%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (1.89%) GoldMine
4 3 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (1.26%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.26%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.26%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.26%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.63%) Magento
6 1 (0.63%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) SaaS
2 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.24%) Firewall
2 28 (17.61%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.40%) WAN
3 7 (4.40%) Wireless
4 6 (3.77%) HTTP
5 5 (3.14%) LDAP
5 5 (3.14%) GPRS
5 5 (3.14%) Internet
6 4 (2.52%) Extranet
6 4 (2.52%) SAN
7 3 (1.89%) Network Security
7 3 (1.89%) LAN
7 3 (1.89%) VPN
8 2 (1.26%) SSL
8 2 (1.26%) IPsec
8 2 (1.26%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.63%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.63%) VLAN
9 1 (0.63%) NAS
9 1 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (23.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.66%) MySQL
3 4 (2.52%) SAP BW
4 3 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.89%) SAP BI
5 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.26%) Base SAS
5 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.26%) DB2
5 2 (1.26%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 47 (29.56%) Finance
2 11 (6.92%) Dutch Language
2 11 (6.92%) German Language
2 11 (6.92%) Italian Language
2 11 (6.92%) Spanish Language
2 11 (6.92%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.29%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.03%) Law
5 2 (1.26%) Marketing
5 2 (1.26%) Electronics
5 2 (1.26%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.63%) Back Office
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.63%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.84%) .NET
2 15 (9.43%) XML
3 13 (8.18%) HTML
4 8 (5.03%) ASP.NET
4 8 (5.03%) CSS
4 8 (5.03%) XHTML
5 6 (3.77%) Web Services
6 5 (3.14%) WAP
7 4 (2.52%) SAP PI
8 3 (1.89%) XSLT
8 3 (1.89%) Ajax
8 3 (1.89%) SAP XI
8 3 (1.89%) SAP Basis
8 3 (1.89%) SOAP
9 2 (1.26%) XSD
9 2 (1.26%) CSS3
10 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
10 1 (0.63%) HTML5
10 1 (0.63%) XSL
10 1 (0.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.47%) Thin Client
1 23 (14.47%) Fat Client
2 18 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.18%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.14%) Streaming Video
5 3 (1.89%) CMDB
6 2 (1.26%) Replication
6 2 (1.26%) PKI
6 2 (1.26%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.26%) NHS
6 2 (1.26%) DTV
7 1 (0.63%) HACMP
7 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.63%) Clustering
7 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.63%) DataPower
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 70 (44.03%) Windows
2 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (14.47%) Windows Vista
4 19 (11.95%) UNIX
4 19 (11.95%) Linux
5 7 (4.40%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.14%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) VMS
8 1 (0.63%) AIX
8 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (10.06%) Service Management
2 15 (9.43%) Analytics
3 11 (6.92%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (6.92%) Financial Modelling
4 9 (5.66%) Risk Management
4 9 (5.66%) Performance Analysis
5 8 (5.03%) Risk Analytics
5 8 (5.03%) ITIL
6 7 (4.40%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (3.77%) E-Commerce
7 6 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (3.77%) OpenUP
7 6 (3.77%) Time Management
7 6 (3.77%) Logistics
8 5 (3.14%) Software Testing
8 5 (3.14%) E-business
9 4 (2.52%) CRM
9 4 (2.52%) Web Design
9 4 (2.52%) Project Management
9 4 (2.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (29.56%) SQL
2 13 (8.18%) JavaScript
3 10 (6.29%) Perl
3 10 (6.29%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.29%) VBA
3 10 (6.29%) Java
4 6 (3.77%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.14%) VBScript
5 5 (3.14%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.52%) ABAP
7 3 (1.89%) VB
7 3 (1.89%) C++
7 3 (1.89%) C
8 2 (1.26%) C#
8 2 (1.26%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.26%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.63%) XPath
9 1 (0.63%) X++
Qualifications
1 39 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (22.64%) MCSE
3 25 (15.72%) MCITP
3 25 (15.72%) Degree
4 23 (14.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (14.47%) CCA
4 23 (14.47%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (3.14%) MCP
6 3 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.89%) MCSA
7 2 (1.26%) HND
7 2 (1.26%) MCTS
7 2 (1.26%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (1.26%) AAT
7 2 (1.26%) ISEB
8 1 (0.63%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.63%) CCIE
8 1 (0.63%) CCNP
8 1 (0.63%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.03%) SLA
2 2 (1.26%) HL7
System Software
1 27 (16.98%) Active Directory
2 24 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.26%) vSphere
4 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.63%) XenApp
4 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (2.52%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (1.89%) SCCM
3 3 (1.89%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (1.89%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 60 (37.74%) Microsoft
2 29 (18.24%) VMware
3 27 (16.98%) Citrix
4 21 (13.21%) Oracle
5 10 (6.29%) Sun
6 9 (5.66%) TOWER Software
7 7 (4.40%) SAP
7 7 (4.40%) i2
8 5 (3.14%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.14%) HP
8 5 (3.14%) F5
9 4 (2.52%) Sage
9 4 (2.52%) Cisco
9 4 (2.52%) IBM
9 4 (2.52%) CA
10 3 (1.89%) Pegasus
10 3 (1.89%) Symantec
10 3 (1.89%) Remedy
10 3 (1.89%) Juniper
10 3 (1.89%) BMC
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 26 days ago