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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 383 370 373
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 65 113 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.53% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.54% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 56 110 97
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
18695 20824 22782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.78% 96.96% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15910 16682 18189
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Hampshire +18 18 £42,500 - 2
Surrey -10 17 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Berkshire +1 15 £41,250 -17.50% 4
Oxfordshire -11 7 £27,500 -8.33%
Kent -12 5 £21,000 -67.69% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 2 £35,000 -44.00%
West Sussex -18 2 £45,000 +66.66% 1
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 66 (45.52%) Microsoft
2 62 (42.76%) MS Excel
3 59 (40.69%) Windows
4 43 (29.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (28.97%) VMware
6 39 (26.90%) Active Directory
7 35 (24.14%) Windows Server
7 35 (24.14%) MS Exchange
8 34 (23.45%) Office 365
9 32 (22.07%) Finance
10 29 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 27 (18.62%) Citrix
11 27 (18.62%) SQL
11 27 (18.62%) Exchange Server 2010
11 27 (18.62%) Exchange Server 2013
11 27 (18.62%) Presales
12 25 (17.24%) Degree
13 24 (16.55%) SLA
14 23 (15.86%) SAN
15 22 (15.17%) XenApp
15 22 (15.17%) XenDesktop
16 21 (14.48%) Oracle
17 20 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
18 19 (13.10%) ITIL
19 17 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
20 16 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
21 15 (10.34%) Linux
22 13 (8.97%) Oracle Applications
22 13 (8.97%) Oracle Financials

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 35 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 27 (18.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 27 (18.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (8.97%) IIS
4 7 (4.83%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.76%) JBoss
6 4 (2.76%) OpenEdge
6 4 (2.76%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.07%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.38%) SAS
9 1 (0.69%) Apache
9 1 (0.69%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 62 (42.76%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.97%) MS Office
3 4 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (8.97%) Oracle 11i
1 13 (8.97%) Oracle Applications
1 13 (8.97%) Oracle EBS R12
1 13 (8.97%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (6.21%) Sage X3
3 3 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.38%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.38%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.38%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.69%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.69%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 34 (23.45%) Office 365
2 8 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.83%) SaaS
4 5 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.86%) SAN
2 13 (8.97%) Firewall
3 9 (6.21%) TCP/IP
4 8 (5.52%) DNS
5 6 (4.14%) Internet
6 5 (3.45%) LAN
6 5 (3.45%) WAN
7 4 (2.76%) VPN
8 3 (2.07%) Junos
9 1 (0.69%) ADSL
9 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.69%) FTP
9 1 (0.69%) FWSM
9 1 (0.69%) IPv4
9 1 (0.69%) IPv6
9 1 (0.69%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.69%) Network Security
9 1 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.14%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.76%) Big Data
4 4 (2.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 4 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.76%) HDInsight
4 4 (2.76%) Power BI
4 4 (2.76%) QlikView
4 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.38%) MySQL
6 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.69%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (4.83%) Subversion
2 3 (2.07%) JIRA
3 2 (1.38%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.69%) Toad
General
1 32 (22.07%) Finance
2 6 (4.14%) Advertising
2 6 (4.14%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.07%) Legal
3 3 (2.07%) Military
4 2 (1.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.90%) .NET
2 9 (6.21%) XML
3 8 (5.52%) HTML
4 4 (2.76%) Middleware
5 2 (1.38%) jQuery
5 2 (1.38%) JSON
5 2 (1.38%) REST
5 2 (1.38%) SOAP
6 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.69%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.69%) RESTful
6 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.21%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.83%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.45%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.76%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.76%) Physics
6 3 (2.07%) Economics
6 3 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.38%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.38%) iPad
7 2 (1.38%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.69%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.69%) Clustering
8 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.69%) Replication
8 1 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 59 (40.69%) Windows
2 43 (29.66%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (24.14%) Windows Server
4 20 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (10.34%) Linux
6 9 (6.21%) Unix
6 9 (6.21%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.52%) Windows XP
8 7 (4.83%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.45%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.76%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.07%) Android
11 3 (2.07%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.62%) Presales
2 19 (13.10%) ITIL
3 17 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (6.90%) CRM
4 10 (6.90%) ERP
4 10 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 8 (5.52%) Analytics
6 6 (4.14%) Performance Management
6 6 (4.14%) Structured Programming
7 5 (3.45%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (3.45%) Project Management
8 4 (2.76%) ETL
8 4 (2.76%) Incident Management
8 4 (2.76%) ITSM
8 4 (2.76%) Migration
8 4 (2.76%) Predictive Analytics
8 4 (2.76%) Risk Management
8 4 (2.76%) Service Management
8 4 (2.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.62%) SQL
2 13 (8.97%) C#
3 7 (4.83%) Perl
4 6 (4.14%) VB
5 5 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.45%) VBA
6 4 (2.76%) C++
6 4 (2.76%) OpenEdge ABL
6 4 (2.76%) Progress 4GL
7 3 (2.07%) Java
8 2 (1.38%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.38%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.69%) PHP
9 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (17.24%) Degree
2 20 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (6.90%) MCSE
4 8 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.83%) CCNA
6 5 (3.45%) MCITP
7 4 (2.76%) MCP
7 4 (2.76%) MCTS
7 4 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.69%) CCNP
8 1 (0.69%) ISEB
8 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.69%) MCSA
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.55%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (26.90%) Active Directory
2 22 (15.17%) XenApp
2 22 (15.17%) XenDesktop
3 11 (7.59%) Hyper-V
3 11 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (1.38%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.69%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.69%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.69%) QRadar
2 1 (0.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 66 (45.52%) Microsoft
2 42 (28.97%) VMware
3 27 (18.62%) Citrix
4 21 (14.48%) Oracle
5 10 (6.90%) Cisco
6 9 (6.21%) Sage
7 7 (4.83%) SAP
8 5 (3.45%) IBM
9 4 (2.76%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.76%) Progress
9 4 (2.76%) Tableau
10 3 (2.07%) Apple
10 3 (2.07%) Avaya
10 3 (2.07%) EMC
10 3 (2.07%) Forcepoint
10 3 (2.07%) Juniper
10 3 (2.07%) Lotus
10 3 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.07%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.07%) Tripwire
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Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ringwood, Hampshire
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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