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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Consultant
England / South East
Rank 342 371 379
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 43 80 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.43% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33 78 76
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
14451 18600 20106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.74% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11988 15817 16337
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +16 11 £40,000 -5.88%
Hampshire +7 9 £38,000 -10.58% 1
Oxfordshire +28 6 £35,000 +21.73%
Surrey +32 5 £38,250 -27.14%
West Sussex +3 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Buckinghamshire +17 3 £51,000 +20.00% 1
East Sussex - 3 £20,000 -
Kent +2 2 £33,000 +6.45%
Support Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 36 (37.89%) SQL
2 35 (36.84%) Windows
3 27 (28.42%) Unix
4 26 (27.37%) Microsoft
5 24 (25.26%) Linux
6 23 (24.21%) Windows Server
7 21 (22.11%) Finance
7 21 (22.11%) MS Excel
8 18 (18.95%) Migration
9 15 (15.79%) Python
9 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 15 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (14.74%) Bash Shell
10 14 (14.74%) Perl
10 14 (14.74%) Active Directory
10 14 (14.74%) Manufacturing
11 13 (13.68%) Shell Script
11 13 (13.68%) Puppet
11 13 (13.68%) Opscode Chef
11 13 (13.68%) DevOps
11 13 (13.68%) AWS Certification
11 13 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (12.63%) Oracle
13 11 (11.58%) MS Exchange
13 11 (11.58%) VMware
14 10 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (9.47%) Advertising
15 9 (9.47%) SLA
15 9 (9.47%) Sage
15 9 (9.47%) IIS

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 11 (11.58%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.47%) IIS
3 6 (6.32%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (3.16%) Apache
4 3 (3.16%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (3.16%) JBoss
4 3 (3.16%) Joomla!
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (22.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle Assets
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle iProcurement
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (5.26%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (5.26%) Sage 200
3 5 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (4.21%) Sage X3
5 3 (3.16%) Infor M3
6 2 (2.11%) BPCS
6 2 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (2.11%) Line 500
6 2 (2.11%) Sage 1000
6 2 (2.11%) SAP FI
6 2 (2.11%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (2.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.42%) Office 365
3 2 (2.11%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) Firewall
2 3 (3.16%) HTTP
2 3 (3.16%) Network Security
2 3 (3.16%) Wireless
3 2 (2.11%) LAN
3 2 (2.11%) VPN
3 2 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.05%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) RDBMS
2 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.16%) DB2
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.05%) Big Data
5 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.05%) Essbase
5 1 (1.05%) MySQL
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) JIRA
2 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.05%) Toad
2 1 (1.05%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (22.11%) Finance
2 14 (14.74%) Manufacturing
3 9 (9.47%) Advertising
4 8 (8.42%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.26%) Electronics
5 5 (5.26%) Marketing
6 4 (4.21%) Banking
7 2 (2.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) CSS
1 5 (5.26%) HTML
2 4 (4.21%) XML
3 3 (3.16%) Classic ASP
3 3 (3.16%) J2EE
4 2 (2.11%) CSS3
4 2 (2.11%) HTML5
5 1 (1.05%) .NET
5 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.42%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.32%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (5.26%) Clustering
5 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.05%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.84%) Windows
2 27 (28.42%) Unix
3 24 (25.26%) Linux
4 23 (24.21%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.16%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.16%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.16%) Solaris
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.95%) Migration
2 13 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (13.68%) DevOps
3 9 (9.47%) Analytics
4 8 (8.42%) CRM
4 8 (8.42%) ITSM
5 7 (7.37%) Project Management
6 6 (6.32%) Business Continuity
6 6 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.32%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.32%) ERP
6 6 (6.32%) ITIL
6 6 (6.32%) Patch Management
6 6 (6.32%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (6.32%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.32%) Risk Management
6 6 (6.32%) Workflow
7 5 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (5.26%) Network Management
7 5 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (37.89%) SQL
2 15 (15.79%) Python
3 14 (14.74%) Bash Shell
3 14 (14.74%) Perl
4 13 (13.68%) Shell Script
5 7 (7.37%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.37%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.32%) VBScript
7 5 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.16%) C
8 3 (3.16%) PHP
9 2 (2.11%) C#
10 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) AWS Certification
2 5 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.05%) CCDA
4 1 (1.05%) CCNA
4 1 (1.05%) CCNP
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (14.74%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.21%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.21%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.05%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (13.68%) Puppet
2 1 (1.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 26 (27.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.63%) Oracle
3 11 (11.58%) VMware
4 9 (9.47%) Sage
4 9 (9.47%) SAP
5 6 (6.32%) Forcepoint
5 6 (6.32%) LANDesk
5 6 (6.32%) SolarWinds
5 6 (6.32%) Tripwire
6 4 (4.21%) Google
7 3 (3.16%) BEA
7 3 (3.16%) Cisco
7 3 (3.16%) IBM
7 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.11%) Adobe
8 2 (2.11%) Citrix
8 2 (2.11%) HP
8 2 (2.11%) Infor
8 2 (2.11%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.11%) Omniture
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