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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 346 365 376
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 96 84 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.38% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 91 66 56
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,250 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
19963 22136 21268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.26% 94.94% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16309 17970 17604
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 2 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 2 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 +30 31 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Oxfordshire +30 23 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Buckinghamshire +10 16 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Hampshire -1 12 £38,000 -15.55% 4
Berkshire -28 7 £55,000 +29.41% 2
West Sussex +6 3 £45,000 +66.66%
East Sussex +33 2 £32,500 +1.56% 1
Kent - 1 £22,500 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 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 67 (34.72%) SQL
1 67 (34.72%) Windows
2 59 (30.57%) Microsoft
3 52 (26.94%) SQL Server
4 47 (24.35%) MS Excel
4 47 (24.35%) Active Directory
5 45 (23.32%) Finance
6 38 (19.69%) Degree
7 33 (17.10%) VMware
8 30 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (14.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (12.44%) Firewall
10 24 (12.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (11.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (11.92%) Citrix
12 22 (11.40%) MCSE
13 21 (10.88%) SAP
14 20 (10.36%) Oracle
14 20 (10.36%) UNIX
14 20 (10.36%) TCP/IP
15 19 (9.84%) MCITP
16 18 (9.33%) Linux
16 18 (9.33%) Time Management
17 16 (8.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 15 (7.77%) Windows Vista
18 15 (7.77%) .NET
18 15 (7.77%) CCA
18 15 (7.77%) Citrix Certification
18 15 (7.77%) Thin Client
18 15 (7.77%) Fat Client

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 12 (6.22%) IIS
2 7 (3.63%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.59%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.55%) SAP Portal
4 3 (1.55%) Lync
4 3 (1.55%) SAS
4 3 (1.55%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.52%) CMS
6 1 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.52%) Apache
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.52%) Kentico
6 1 (0.52%) Drupal
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 47 (24.35%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.66%) MS Office
3 4 (2.07%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (6.74%) SAP HCM
2 12 (6.22%) SAP HR-PA
2 12 (6.22%) SAP HR-PD
2 12 (6.22%) SAP HR
2 12 (6.22%) SAP Payroll
3 7 (3.63%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (3.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (3.63%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (2.07%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.55%) SAP FI
5 3 (1.55%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (1.55%) SAP CO
5 3 (1.55%) SAP SRM
5 3 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (1.04%) SAP EBP
6 2 (1.04%) SAP MM
6 2 (1.04%) SAP CRM
6 2 (1.04%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (1.04%) GoldMine
6 2 (1.04%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.63%) SaaS
2 4 (2.07%) Office 365
2 4 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.44%) Firewall
2 20 (10.36%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.15%) SAN
4 7 (3.63%) WAN
5 5 (2.59%) LDAP
5 5 (2.59%) Internet
5 5 (2.59%) Wireless
6 4 (2.07%) Extranet
6 4 (2.07%) HTTP
7 3 (1.55%) Network Security
7 3 (1.55%) GPRS
7 3 (1.55%) LAN
7 3 (1.55%) VPN
8 2 (1.04%) DNS
8 2 (1.04%) SSL
8 2 (1.04%) DHCP
8 2 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.04%) IPsec
8 2 (1.04%) NAS
8 2 (1.04%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (26.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.11%) SAP BW
2 6 (3.11%) MySQL
3 5 (2.59%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.07%) SAP BI
5 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.04%) DB2
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.04%) Base SAS
5 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.52%) QlikView
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 45 (23.32%) Finance
2 9 (4.66%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.15%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.15%) Law
3 8 (4.15%) Local Government
3 8 (4.15%) Dutch Language
3 8 (4.15%) German Language
3 8 (4.15%) Italian Language
3 8 (4.15%) Spanish Language
4 3 (1.55%) Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Advertising
5 1 (0.52%) Games
5 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.52%) Electronics
5 1 (0.52%) French Language
5 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.77%) .NET
2 11 (5.70%) HTML
3 10 (5.18%) XML
4 8 (4.15%) CSS
5 7 (3.63%) SAP PI
6 6 (3.11%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.11%) XHTML
7 4 (2.07%) SAP XI
7 4 (2.07%) Web Services
7 4 (2.07%) Ajax
8 3 (1.55%) WAP
9 2 (1.04%) XSD
9 2 (1.04%) XSLT
9 2 (1.04%) CSS3
9 2 (1.04%) V-Ray
10 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
10 1 (0.52%) HTML5
10 1 (0.52%) XSL
10 1 (0.52%) SOAP
10 1 (0.52%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.77%) Thin Client
2 15 (7.77%) Fat Client
3 12 (6.22%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.11%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.55%) CMDB
6 3 (1.55%) Streaming Video
6 3 (1.55%) Replication
7 2 (1.04%) PKI
7 2 (1.04%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.04%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.52%) Clustering
8 1 (0.52%) DTV
8 1 (0.52%) HACMP
8 1 (0.52%) NHS
8 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.52%) DataPower
8 1 (0.52%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 67 (34.72%) Windows
2 23 (11.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (10.36%) UNIX
4 18 (9.33%) Linux
5 15 (7.77%) Windows Vista
6 13 (6.74%) Windows 7
7 8 (4.15%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.59%) Windows Phone
8 5 (2.59%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.55%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.52%) VMS
10 1 (0.52%) AIX
10 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (9.33%) Time Management
2 13 (6.74%) Financial Modelling
3 12 (6.22%) ITIL
3 12 (6.22%) Service Management
3 12 (6.22%) Change Management
4 11 (5.70%) Analytics
4 11 (5.70%) Mobile Device Management
5 9 (4.66%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (4.15%) Software Testing
6 8 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (3.63%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (3.11%) OpenUP
8 6 (3.11%) CRM
8 6 (3.11%) E-Commerce
8 6 (3.11%) Logistics
9 5 (2.59%) E-business
9 5 (2.59%) Risk Management
9 5 (2.59%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (2.07%) Risk Analytics
10 4 (2.07%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 67 (34.72%) SQL
2 12 (6.22%) PowerShell
3 11 (5.70%) Perl
3 11 (5.70%) VBA
4 10 (5.18%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.15%) T-SQL
5 8 (4.15%) Java
6 4 (2.07%) ABAP
7 3 (1.55%) VBScript
8 2 (1.04%) VB
8 2 (1.04%) C#
8 2 (1.04%) PHP
8 2 (1.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.52%) XPath
9 1 (0.52%) X++
9 1 (0.52%) C++
9 1 (0.52%) C
9 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (19.69%) Degree
2 28 (14.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (11.40%) MCSE
4 19 (9.84%) MCITP
5 16 (8.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (7.77%) CCA
6 15 (7.77%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (4.15%) MCP
8 3 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.04%) HND
9 2 (1.04%) MCSA
9 2 (1.04%) MCTS
9 2 (1.04%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (1.04%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.04%) AAT
10 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.52%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.52%) CCIE
10 1 (0.52%) CCNP
10 1 (0.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) HL7
System Software
1 47 (24.35%) Active Directory
2 24 (12.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.18%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.55%) vSphere
5 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.52%) XenApp
5 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.07%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (1.55%) SCCM
2 3 (1.55%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (1.55%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.04%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 59 (30.57%) Microsoft
2 33 (17.10%) VMware
3 23 (11.92%) Citrix
4 21 (10.88%) SAP
5 20 (10.36%) Oracle
6 11 (5.70%) Cisco
7 10 (5.18%) HP
8 8 (4.15%) Sun
9 7 (3.63%) i2
10 6 (3.11%) IBM
10 6 (3.11%) Symantec
11 5 (2.59%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (2.59%) TOWER Software
11 5 (2.59%) F5
12 4 (2.07%) ServiceNow
12 4 (2.07%) CA
13 3 (1.55%) BMC
13 3 (1.55%) Dell
13 3 (1.55%) Juniper
South East
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
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Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + DOE
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Hampshire
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Berkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
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Reigate, Surrey
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Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
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Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
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Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus, training fund, certifications
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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