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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Consultant
Rank 839 856 819
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -37
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Consultant 42 18 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.017% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.018% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 40 17 44
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,250 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.64% -17.33%

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
107598 100869 111117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.23% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87033 83734 94775
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 September 2014 within the UK.

Applications Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Support Consultant
Top 30 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 September 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
England 0 41 £30,000 -20.00% 5
South East -19 12 £29,250 -16.42%
London +3 8 £42,500 -19.04% 1
West Midlands -2 8 £27,500 +3.77%
Bristol 0 6 £30,000 +13.20% 1
South West -15 6 £30,000 +13.20% 1
East of England -17 6 £42,500 +46.55% 3
Milton Keynes - 5 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £30,000 -
Berkshire 0 4 £24,500 -38.75%
Watford - 4 £47,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £47,500 - 1
Hungerford - 4 £24,500 -
Norfolk +13 2 £18,000 - 1
Norwich +8 2 £18,000 - 1
City of London +5 2 £39,250 -1.87%
Warwickshire +15 1 £27,500 -9.83%
Warwick +13 1 £27,500 -9.83%
Middlesex 0 1 £34,500 -
West Sussex -11 1 £27,000 -10.00%
Yorkshire -50 1 £30,000 -3.22%
South Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
Orpington - 1 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £30,000 -
Bromley - 1 £45,000 -
Crawley - 1 £27,000 -
Dartford - 1 £45,000 -

Applications Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, 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 46 (45.54%) Windows
2 42 (41.58%) SQL
3 29 (28.71%) Finance
4 25 (24.75%) IIS
5 24 (23.76%) SQL Server
5 24 (23.76%) Microsoft
6 23 (22.77%) Windows XP
7 22 (21.78%) Web Services
8 21 (20.79%) XML
8 21 (20.79%) UNIX
9 20 (19.80%) Oracle
9 20 (19.80%) Internet
10 19 (18.81%) .NET
10 19 (18.81%) SOAP
10 19 (18.81%) WSDL
11 17 (16.83%) ERP
11 17 (16.83%) Dynamics NAV
12 16 (15.84%) Relational Database
13 15 (14.85%) C#
14 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
15 13 (12.87%) Linux
16 12 (11.88%) Pegasus
17 11 (10.89%) Sage
17 11 (10.89%) SLA
17 11 (10.89%) HTML
17 11 (10.89%) JavaScript
17 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET
18 10 (9.90%) CSS
18 10 (9.90%) T-SQL
18 10 (9.90%) Web Development

Applications Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, 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 25 (24.75%) IIS
2 7 (6.93%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.94%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.95%) Apache
5 4 (3.96%) Tuxedo
5 4 (3.96%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle 10gAS
6 3 (2.97%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.99%) GlassFish
Applications
1 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (16.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (6.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (5.94%) Exchequer
3 6 (5.94%) Pegasus Opera
3 6 (5.94%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (5.94%) Dynamics GP
3 6 (5.94%) GoldMine
4 4 (3.96%) Line 500
5 2 (1.98%) Sage 1000
5 2 (1.98%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.99%) Cerner Millennium
6 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.80%) Internet
2 4 (3.96%) Softphone
2 4 (3.96%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (3.96%) PBX
2 4 (3.96%) VoIP
3 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.76%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.84%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.96%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (3.96%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.97%) MySQL
7 2 (1.98%) Informix
7 2 (1.98%) DB2
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.93%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.96%) PVCS
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.96%) Toad
3 4 (3.96%) JDeveloper
3 4 (3.96%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.99%) NetBeans
General
1 29 (28.71%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.94%) Law
4 3 (2.97%) Legal
5 2 (1.98%) Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Retail
6 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) Advertising
6 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.78%) Web Services
2 21 (20.79%) XML
3 19 (18.81%) SOAP
3 19 (18.81%) .NET
3 19 (18.81%) WSDL
4 11 (10.89%) HTML
4 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET
5 10 (9.90%) CSS
6 8 (7.92%) jQuery
6 8 (7.92%) AngularJS
6 8 (7.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (3.96%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (2.97%) LAMP
9 2 (1.98%) Java EE
10 1 (0.99%) Java EE 5
10 1 (0.99%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.99%) Spring
10 1 (0.99%) J2EE
10 1 (0.99%) Struts
10 1 (0.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.96%) IVR
2 1 (0.99%) Hedge funds
2 1 (0.99%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 46 (45.54%) Windows
2 23 (22.77%) Windows XP
3 21 (20.79%) UNIX
4 13 (12.87%) Linux
5 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.96%) CentOS
6 3 (2.97%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.99%) AIX
7 1 (0.99%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.83%) ERP
2 10 (9.90%) Web Development
3 8 (7.92%) MVC
3 8 (7.92%) ETL
3 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (4.95%) PRINCE2
4 5 (4.95%) UML
5 4 (3.96%) RAD
5 4 (3.96%) SSADM
5 4 (3.96%) Logistics
5 4 (3.96%) ITIL
6 3 (2.97%) Load Balancing
6 3 (2.97%) E-Discovery
6 3 (2.97%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (2.97%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (2.97%) Workflow
6 3 (2.97%) CRM
6 3 (2.97%) E-Commerce
7 2 (1.98%) Configuration Management
7 2 (1.98%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (41.58%) SQL
2 15 (14.85%) C#
3 11 (10.89%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.90%) T-SQL
5 9 (8.91%) Java
6 7 (6.93%) PHP
6 7 (6.93%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.94%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 6 (5.94%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.96%) C
9 3 (2.97%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) ACCA
1 6 (5.94%) CIMA
1 6 (5.94%) AAT
2 5 (4.95%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.98%) Degree
4 1 (0.99%) MCSE
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.89%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 24 (23.76%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.80%) Oracle
3 12 (11.88%) Pegasus
4 11 (10.89%) Sage
5 8 (7.92%) Cognos
5 8 (7.92%) IBM
6 7 (6.93%) JBoss
7 4 (3.96%) Serena
8 3 (2.97%) VMware
8 3 (2.97%) Lotus
9 2 (1.98%) Remedy
10 1 (0.99%) Cerner
10 1 (0.99%) Infor
10 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.99%) CODA
10 1 (0.99%) Sybase
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