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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 369 318 364
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 69 110 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.52% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.55% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 63 95 74
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £28,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 £62,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Hampshire -23 23 £42,500 +6.25%
Surrey -2 21 £37,500 -16.66%
Buckinghamshire +5 14 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Berkshire -13 9 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Oxfordshire -3 1 £37,500 +7.14%
West Sussex - 1 £30,000 -
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 83 (45.36%) Windows
2 76 (41.53%) Microsoft
3 63 (34.43%) MS Excel
4 53 (28.96%) SQL
5 52 (28.42%) Finance
6 46 (25.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 44 (24.04%) SQL Server
8 41 (22.40%) Oracle
8 41 (22.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 36 (19.67%) TCP/IP
9 36 (19.67%) Firewall
10 35 (19.13%) MCSE
11 31 (16.94%) MCITP
12 29 (15.85%) Citrix
13 27 (14.75%) CCA
13 27 (14.75%) VMware
14 26 (14.21%) Citrix Certification
14 26 (14.21%) VMware Infrastructure
15 25 (13.66%) Thin Client
15 25 (13.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 25 (13.66%) Windows Vista
15 25 (13.66%) Fat Client
16 23 (12.57%) .NET
16 23 (12.57%) IIS
17 22 (12.02%) Active Directory
18 20 (10.93%) CRM
19 19 (10.38%) Sage
19 19 (10.38%) Windows Server 2003
20 18 (9.84%) PL/SQL
21 17 (9.29%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 23 (12.57%) IIS
2 9 (4.92%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.92%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (4.92%) Oracle 10gAS
3 7 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.19%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.19%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (2.19%) Apache
5 4 (2.19%) JBoss
6 3 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.64%) CMS
6 3 (1.64%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.09%) Lync
7 2 (1.09%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.09%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 63 (34.43%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.10%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) MS Project
3 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (7.65%) Sage 200
2 12 (6.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (6.01%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (3.83%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (3.83%) SAP CO
4 7 (3.83%) SAP FI
4 7 (3.83%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (3.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (3.83%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (3.83%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (3.83%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (2.73%) Sage 50
5 5 (2.73%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 5 (2.73%) SAP HR
5 5 (2.73%) SAP SD
5 5 (2.73%) Dynamics GP
5 5 (2.73%) SAP SCM
5 5 (2.73%) SAP LE
6 4 (2.19%) Exchequer
6 4 (2.19%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.64%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.09%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (19.67%) TCP/IP
1 36 (19.67%) Firewall
2 13 (7.10%) DNS
3 9 (4.92%) Network Security
3 9 (4.92%) VoIP
4 7 (3.83%) WAN
5 4 (2.19%) DHCP
5 4 (2.19%) SAN
6 3 (1.64%) SSL
6 3 (1.64%) Wireless
7 2 (1.09%) Internet
7 2 (1.09%) HTTP
7 2 (1.09%) LDAP
7 2 (1.09%) GPRS
7 2 (1.09%) LAN
8 1 (0.55%) VPN
8 1 (0.55%) MPLS
8 1 (0.55%) VLAN
8 1 (0.55%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (24.04%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.01%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (6.01%) Oracle Database
3 10 (5.46%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.92%) MySQL
4 9 (4.92%) Oracle Discoverer
4 9 (4.92%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (2.19%) MS Access
7 3 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.09%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.09%) SAP BI
8 2 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.55%) OLAP
9 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.55%) DTS
9 1 (0.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (0.55%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 9 (4.92%) PVCS
1 9 (4.92%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (4.92%) Toad
1 9 (4.92%) JDeveloper
1 9 (4.92%) TestDirector
2 2 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 52 (28.42%) Finance
2 8 (4.37%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.37%) Advertising
2 8 (4.37%) Dutch Language
2 8 (4.37%) German Language
2 8 (4.37%) Italian Language
2 8 (4.37%) Spanish Language
3 4 (2.19%) Local Government
3 4 (2.19%) Back Office
4 3 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.64%) Banking
5 2 (1.09%) Retail
5 2 (1.09%) Marketing
5 2 (1.09%) French Language
6 1 (0.55%) Law
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Electronics
6 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.57%) .NET
2 9 (4.92%) Oracle ADF
3 8 (4.37%) HTML
4 7 (3.83%) ASP.NET
5 6 (3.28%) CSS
5 6 (3.28%) XML
5 6 (3.28%) SAP XI
6 5 (2.73%) EDI
6 5 (2.73%) SOAP
6 5 (2.73%) Web Services
7 3 (1.64%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.64%) Middleware
8 2 (1.09%) SAP PI
8 2 (1.09%) WAP
8 2 (1.09%) XHTML
8 2 (1.09%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.55%) WCF
9 1 (0.55%) XSLT
9 1 (0.55%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.66%) Thin Client
1 25 (13.66%) Fat Client
2 17 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.09%) NHS
4 2 (1.09%) Clustering
4 2 (1.09%) HACMP
4 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.09%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.55%) Replication
5 1 (0.55%) DTV
5 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 83 (45.36%) Windows
2 41 (22.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (13.66%) Windows Vista
4 19 (10.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (8.74%) UNIX
6 11 (6.01%) Windows XP
7 10 (5.46%) Linux
8 4 (2.19%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.64%) zOS
9 3 (1.64%) Solaris
10 2 (1.09%) AIX
10 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (10.93%) CRM
2 16 (8.74%) ERP
3 13 (7.10%) PRINCE2
4 11 (6.01%) ITIL
5 10 (5.46%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (5.46%) Analytics
5 10 (5.46%) Performance Analysis
6 9 (4.92%) UML
6 9 (4.92%) RAD
6 9 (4.92%) SSADM
6 9 (4.92%) Project Management
6 9 (4.92%) Service Management
7 8 (4.37%) Risk Management
7 8 (4.37%) Financial Modelling
7 8 (4.37%) Risk Analytics
8 7 (3.83%) Cash Management
8 7 (3.83%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.28%) Logistics
9 6 (3.28%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.73%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (28.96%) SQL
2 18 (9.84%) PL/SQL
3 11 (6.01%) Perl
3 11 (6.01%) Shell Script
4 9 (4.92%) VBA
4 9 (4.92%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.83%) ABAP
5 7 (3.83%) Java
6 5 (2.73%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.64%) C
7 3 (1.64%) Jython
8 2 (1.09%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.09%) C#
8 2 (1.09%) C++
8 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.09%) VBScript
9 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (25.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (19.13%) MCSE
3 31 (16.94%) MCITP
4 27 (14.75%) CCA
5 26 (14.21%) Citrix Certification
6 25 (13.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (8.20%) Degree
8 11 (6.01%) SC Cleared
8 11 (6.01%) Security Cleared
9 6 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (3.28%) CCNA
9 6 (3.28%) MCP
10 5 (2.73%) CCNP
11 3 (1.64%) ACCA
11 3 (1.64%) CIMA
11 3 (1.64%) AAT
12 2 (1.09%) MCSA
13 1 (0.55%) MCSD
13 1 (0.55%) HND
13 1 (0.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.46%) SLA
2 2 (1.09%) HL7
3 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 26 (14.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (12.02%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.09%) XenApp
4 2 (1.09%) XenServer
4 2 (1.09%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (1.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (3.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (3.28%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.64%) OpenAM
4 2 (1.09%) WSUS
4 2 (1.09%) SCCM
4 2 (1.09%) Puppet
4 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.09%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.09%) OpenView
4 2 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.09%) Control-M
Vendors
1 76 (41.53%) Microsoft
2 41 (22.40%) Oracle
3 29 (15.85%) Citrix
4 27 (14.75%) VMware
5 19 (10.38%) Sage
6 14 (7.65%) SAP
7 10 (5.46%) Sun
8 9 (4.92%) Serena
9 8 (4.37%) TOWER Software
10 7 (3.83%) Symantec
11 5 (2.73%) Pegasus
11 5 (2.73%) Business Objects
11 5 (2.73%) Cisco
12 4 (2.19%) HP
12 4 (2.19%) Dell
13 3 (1.64%) IBM
13 3 (1.64%) Adobe
13 3 (1.64%) Google
14 2 (1.09%) Nimsoft
14 2 (1.09%) Siebel
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