The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Consultant
Rank 864 888 866
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Consultant 38 50 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.042% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.045% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 17
Average salary £25,750 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,950 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £35,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +22.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Applications Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Support Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Consultant within the UK.

Applications Support Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Applications Support Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Consultant over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Applications Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Support Consultant
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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
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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
England +12 38 £25,750 -26.42% 5
West Midlands - 16 £25,000 -
Warwickshire - 16 £25,000 -
London +23 8 £32,500 -7.14% 2
South East +11 8 £31,250 +15.74% 2
Yorkshire -7 6 £32,000 -8.57% 1
Chessington - 6 £32,500 - 1
Warwick - 6 £22,500 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £32,000 -
Harrogate - 5 £32,000 -
Surrey +10 2 £26,250 -12.50%
City of London - 2 £25,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £32,500 - 1
Brighton - 2 £32,500 -
West Sussex +4 1 £26,500 -0.93%
Crawley +2 1 £26,500 -1.85%
Buckinghamshire -7 1 £45,000 +57.89% 1
Leeds -8 1 £31,000 -11.42% 1
Berkshire -9 1 £42,500 +73.46%
West Yorkshire -9 1 £31,000 -11.42% 1
Milton Keynes -11 1 £45,000 +57.89%
Oxford - 1 £30,000 -
Reading - 1 £42,500 -
Dorking - 1 £25,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £30,000 -

Applications Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications 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 Applications Support Consultant in their job title.

1 70 (65.42%) SQL
2 63 (58.88%) SQL Server
3 51 (47.66%) .NET
4 36 (33.64%) Microsoft
5 34 (31.78%) C#
6 32 (29.91%) SLA
7 31 (28.97%) Windows
8 26 (24.30%) T-SQL
8 26 (24.30%) VBScript
8 26 (24.30%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (24.30%) DTS
8 26 (24.30%) Cognos
9 25 (23.36%) Finance
10 22 (20.56%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (18.69%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (17.76%) Relational Database
13 15 (14.02%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 15 (14.02%) Cognos Report Studio
13 15 (14.02%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 15 (14.02%) Data Transformation
13 15 (14.02%) ETL
14 14 (13.08%) ITIL
15 12 (11.21%) HTML
15 12 (11.21%) Java
15 12 (11.21%) ASP.NET
16 11 (10.28%) CSS
16 11 (10.28%) IIS
16 11 (10.28%) Tomcat
16 11 (10.28%) MS Excel
16 11 (10.28%) CRM

Applications Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications 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 Applications Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.28%) IIS
1 11 (10.28%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.74%) JBoss
3 3 (2.80%) CMS
4 2 (1.87%) WorkSite
4 2 (1.87%) Documentum
5 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.93%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (10.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.87%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.87%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.87%) GoldMine
2 2 (1.87%) Exchequer
2 2 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.35%) SaaS
2 3 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.80%) Force.com
3 1 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) Internet
2 2 (1.87%) Extranet
3 1 (0.93%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (58.88%) SQL Server
2 26 (24.30%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (24.30%) DTS
3 19 (17.76%) Relational Database
4 15 (14.02%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 15 (14.02%) Cognos Report Studio
4 15 (14.02%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (9.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (4.67%) MySQL
9 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.93%) DB2
10 1 (0.93%) MS Access
10 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 25 (23.36%) Finance
2 10 (9.35%) Law
3 9 (8.41%) Legal
4 8 (7.48%) Dutch Language
4 8 (7.48%) French Language
4 8 (7.48%) German Language
4 8 (7.48%) Italian Language
5 7 (6.54%) Marketing
6 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.80%) Publishing
6 3 (2.80%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (47.66%) .NET
2 12 (11.21%) HTML
2 12 (11.21%) ASP.NET
3 11 (10.28%) CSS
4 5 (4.67%) Spring
5 4 (3.74%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.80%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.87%) XSLT
8 1 (0.93%) J2EE
8 1 (0.93%) XML
8 1 (0.93%) XSD
8 1 (0.93%) XSL
8 1 (0.93%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.87%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.93%) Health Informatics
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.93%) NHS
4 1 (0.93%) LIMS
4 1 (0.93%) PACS
4 1 (0.93%) e-Health
4 1 (0.93%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.97%) Windows
2 10 (9.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (6.54%) Windows 2000 Server
3 7 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.80%) UNIX
4 3 (2.80%) Linux
5 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.87%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.93%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.69%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (14.02%) ETL
2 15 (14.02%) Data Transformation
3 14 (13.08%) ITIL
4 11 (10.28%) CRM
5 8 (7.48%) PRINCE2
5 8 (7.48%) Service Management
5 8 (7.48%) ITSM
6 7 (6.54%) Practice Management
6 7 (6.54%) E-Commerce
6 7 (6.54%) Time Management
7 6 (5.61%) OpenUP
8 5 (4.67%) ERP
8 5 (4.67%) Workflow
9 4 (3.74%) OOP
9 4 (3.74%) OO
9 4 (3.74%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.80%) Logistics
10 3 (2.80%) Software Testing
10 3 (2.80%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (65.42%) SQL
2 34 (31.78%) C#
3 26 (24.30%) T-SQL
3 26 (24.30%) VBScript
4 12 (11.21%) Java
5 9 (8.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.93%) XPath
7 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.93%) R
7 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (8.41%) Degree
2 8 (7.48%) ACCA
2 8 (7.48%) CIMA
3 3 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.87%) HND
4 2 (1.87%) AAT
4 2 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (29.91%) SLA
2 5 (4.67%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 36 (33.64%) Microsoft
2 26 (24.30%) Cognos
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle
4 4 (3.74%) VMware
5 3 (2.80%) Facebook
5 3 (2.80%) Twitter
5 3 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.87%) OpenText
6 2 (1.87%) Pegasus
6 2 (1.87%) HP
6 2 (1.87%) Sage
7 1 (0.93%) Peoplefluent
7 1 (0.93%) Lumesse
7 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.93%) Citrix
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
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