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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 360 345 378
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 83 99 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.44% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.46% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 75 83 59
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £30,000 £35,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £46,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
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 £62,500 £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 31 July 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 July 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
(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
Surrey +27 27 £46,500 +43.07% 4
Buckinghamshire +12 18 £60,000 +100.00% 1
Oxfordshire +21 16 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Hampshire -16 7 £23,500 -44.70% 1
Berkshire -18 7 £42,500 - 3
East Sussex +31 5 £32,500 +1.56%
Home Counties - 1 - -
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 64 (35.75%) SQL
2 63 (35.20%) Windows
3 50 (27.93%) Microsoft
4 47 (26.26%) SQL Server
5 43 (24.02%) Active Directory
6 39 (21.79%) MS Excel
7 36 (20.11%) VMware
8 35 (19.55%) Finance
9 34 (18.99%) Degree
10 28 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (13.97%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (13.97%) Linux
11 25 (13.97%) Oracle
12 23 (12.85%) SAP
13 20 (11.17%) Time Management
14 19 (10.61%) Firewall
14 19 (10.61%) Citrix
14 19 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (10.61%) UNIX
15 18 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
16 17 (9.50%) Change Management
17 16 (8.94%) SAP HCM
18 15 (8.38%) MCITP
18 15 (8.38%) SAP Payroll
18 15 (8.38%) TCP/IP
18 15 (8.38%) SAP HR
18 15 (8.38%) SAP HR-PA
18 15 (8.38%) SAP HR-PD
19 14 (7.82%) MCSE
20 13 (7.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (5.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.47%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.68%) IIS
3 3 (1.68%) SAS
3 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.68%) SAP Portal
3 3 (1.68%) Lync
4 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.12%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.56%) Zope
5 1 (0.56%) Plone
5 1 (0.56%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.56%) Apache
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (21.79%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.91%) MS Office
3 2 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (8.94%) SAP HCM
2 15 (8.38%) SAP HR-PA
2 15 (8.38%) SAP HR-PD
2 15 (8.38%) SAP HR
2 15 (8.38%) SAP Payroll
3 7 (3.91%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (3.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (3.91%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.68%) SAP SRM
4 3 (1.68%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (1.68%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.68%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.68%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.12%) SAP EBP
5 2 (1.12%) SAP MM
5 2 (1.12%) SAP CRM
5 2 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.79%) Office 365
2 3 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.61%) Firewall
2 15 (8.38%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.59%) SAN
4 6 (3.35%) WAN
5 5 (2.79%) LDAP
6 4 (2.23%) Extranet
7 3 (1.68%) LAN
7 3 (1.68%) Internet
8 2 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.12%) Wireless
8 2 (1.12%) DHCP
8 2 (1.12%) HTTP
8 2 (1.12%) VPN
8 2 (1.12%) DNS
8 2 (1.12%) Network Security
8 2 (1.12%) NAS
8 2 (1.12%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.56%) SSL
9 1 (0.56%) GPRS
9 1 (0.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (26.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.35%) MySQL
3 5 (2.79%) SAP BW
3 5 (2.79%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.68%) SAP BI
5 3 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.56%) QlikView
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.56%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (19.55%) Finance
2 11 (6.15%) Law
3 8 (4.47%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.47%) Local Government
4 7 (3.91%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.79%) Dutch Language
5 5 (2.79%) German Language
5 5 (2.79%) Italian Language
5 5 (2.79%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.68%) Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Retail
7 2 (1.12%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.12%) Automotive
8 1 (0.56%) Electronics
8 1 (0.56%) Advertising
8 1 (0.56%) French Language
8 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.59%) .NET
2 8 (4.47%) HTML
3 7 (3.91%) CSS
4 6 (3.35%) XML
4 6 (3.35%) SAP PI
5 5 (2.79%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.23%) Web Services
6 4 (2.23%) XHTML
6 4 (2.23%) Ajax
7 3 (1.68%) SAP XI
8 2 (1.12%) V-Ray
8 2 (1.12%) J2EE
8 2 (1.12%) CSS3
9 1 (0.56%) XSD
9 1 (0.56%) SOAP
9 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
9 1 (0.56%) JMS
9 1 (0.56%) WAP
9 1 (0.56%) WSDL
9 1 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.70%) Thin Client
2 12 (6.70%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.70%) Fat Client
3 6 (3.35%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.23%) Replication
5 3 (1.68%) CMDB
6 2 (1.12%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.12%) EPoS
6 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.56%) NHS
7 1 (0.56%) HACMP
7 1 (0.56%) Clustering
7 1 (0.56%) PKI
7 1 (0.56%) DTV
7 1 (0.56%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.56%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 63 (35.20%) Windows
2 25 (13.97%) Linux
3 19 (10.61%) UNIX
4 18 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (6.70%) Windows 7
5 12 (6.70%) Windows Vista
6 9 (5.03%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.79%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.79%) Windows Phone
8 3 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.68%) Solaris
9 1 (0.56%) AIX
9 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.56%) VMS
9 1 (0.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (11.17%) Time Management
2 17 (9.50%) Change Management
3 12 (6.70%) ITIL
4 11 (6.15%) Mobile Device Management
5 9 (5.03%) Financial Modelling
6 8 (4.47%) Software Testing
6 8 (4.47%) Service Management
7 6 (3.35%) Logistics
7 6 (3.35%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (3.35%) CRM
7 6 (3.35%) Analytics
8 5 (2.79%) OpenUP
8 5 (2.79%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (2.79%) Mentoring
8 5 (2.79%) E-Commerce
8 5 (2.79%) E-business
8 5 (2.79%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.23%) ITSM
10 3 (1.68%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (1.68%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (35.75%) SQL
2 9 (5.03%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.47%) VBA
3 8 (4.47%) Perl
3 8 (4.47%) Java
4 7 (3.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.91%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.68%) C
5 3 (1.68%) C++
5 3 (1.68%) ABAP
6 2 (1.12%) PHP
6 2 (1.12%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.12%) C#
7 1 (0.56%) VBScript
7 1 (0.56%) VB
7 1 (0.56%) Python
7 1 (0.56%) X++
7 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (18.99%) Degree
2 19 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (8.38%) MCITP
4 14 (7.82%) MCSE
5 13 (7.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (6.70%) CCA
6 12 (6.70%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (3.35%) MCP
8 4 (2.23%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.68%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.56%) HND
11 1 (0.56%) CCIE
11 1 (0.56%) CCNP
11 1 (0.56%) CCNA
11 1 (0.56%) AAT
11 1 (0.56%) LPIC
11 1 (0.56%) MCTS
11 1 (0.56%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.35%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) HL7
System Software
1 43 (24.02%) Active Directory
2 25 (13.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.70%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.68%) vSphere
5 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.56%) XenApp
5 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.79%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (2.23%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (1.68%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (1.12%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.12%) SCCM
5 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 50 (27.93%) Microsoft
2 36 (20.11%) VMware
3 25 (13.97%) Oracle
4 23 (12.85%) SAP
5 19 (10.61%) Citrix
6 12 (6.70%) Cisco
7 10 (5.59%) HP
8 8 (4.47%) IBM
9 5 (2.79%) i2
9 5 (2.79%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.79%) Symantec
10 4 (2.23%) 3Com
10 4 (2.23%) NETGEAR
10 4 (2.23%) CA
10 4 (2.23%) Dell
10 4 (2.23%) Sun
10 4 (2.23%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.68%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.68%) BMC
11 3 (1.68%) Veeam
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