The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 74 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 11 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.28% 2.30% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 2.39% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 9
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Support Consultant
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
815 880 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.10% 96.39% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 676 752 712
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Consultant in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the Southampton region.

Support Consultant Salary Trend in Southampton

Support Consultant
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) MCSE
1 24 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 24 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 24 (100.00%) Citrix
1 24 (100.00%) CCA
1 24 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 24 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
1 24 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 24 (100.00%) MCITP
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 24 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 24 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 24 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 24 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) MCSE
1 24 (100.00%) CCA
1 24 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 24 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 24 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 24 (100.00%) Citrix
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago