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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Consultant
Rank 849 868 872
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Consultant 65 53 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.044% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.047% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 60 47 17
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,800 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £43,500 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-27.14% +27.27%

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
105040 113071 104868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85862 91852 87227
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 April 2015 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 28 April 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 +39 64 £27,000 -22.85% 3
West Midlands - 19 £25,000 -
London +37 16 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 16 £25,000 -
South East +12 13 £27,000 -8.47% 2
Yorkshire -8 9 £32,000 -8.57%
Harrogate - 9 £32,000 -
North Yorkshire - 9 £32,000 -
City of London +40 8 £38,750 -22.50%
Warwick - 8 £22,500 -
West Sussex +16 5 £27,000 +1.88% 1
Crawley - 5 £27,000 - 1
East Midlands +16 4 £21,500 -49.41%
Oxfordshire - 3 £30,000 -
Oxford - 3 £30,000 -
Chessington - 3 £32,500 -
Coventry - 3 £27,500 -
Lincoln - 3 £21,500 -
Lincolnshire - 3 £21,500 -
Surrey +14 2 £25,000 -34.21%
North West +6 2 £26,750 -0.92%
Berkshire -3 2 £24,500 -14.03% 1
Dorking - 2 £25,000 -
Maidenhead 0 1 £27,000 -16.92% 1
Manchester -8 1 £26,000 -3.70%
Northampton - 1 £43,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £43,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £27,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £35,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £43,000 -

Applications Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 67 (62.62%) SQL
2 56 (52.34%) SQL Server
3 52 (48.60%) .NET
4 32 (29.91%) C#
4 32 (29.91%) Windows
5 31 (28.97%) Microsoft
6 27 (25.23%) Finance
7 23 (21.50%) SLA
8 22 (20.56%) T-SQL
9 21 (19.63%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (17.76%) IIS
10 19 (17.76%) MS Excel
10 19 (17.76%) Cognos
11 18 (16.82%) Degree
12 17 (15.89%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (15.89%) DTS
12 17 (15.89%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (15.89%) VBScript
12 17 (15.89%) Relational Database
13 15 (14.02%) Java
14 13 (12.15%) HTML
14 13 (12.15%) ASP.NET
14 13 (12.15%) Time Management
14 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (12.15%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (10.28%) CSS
15 11 (10.28%) CRM
15 11 (10.28%) Law
16 10 (9.35%) ITIL

Applications Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 19 (17.76%) IIS
2 7 (6.54%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.74%) JBoss
4 3 (2.80%) CMS
5 2 (1.87%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.87%) Apache
5 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.87%) Documentum
5 2 (1.87%) WorkSite
5 2 (1.87%) Drupal
5 2 (1.87%) WordPress
6 1 (0.93%) Kentico
6 1 (0.93%) Joomla!
Applications
1 19 (17.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.80%) Exchequer
3 3 (2.80%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.80%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (2.80%) GoldMine
4 2 (1.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) SaaS
2 3 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.80%) Force.com
3 1 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.67%) Internet
2 4 (3.74%) Firewall
3 2 (1.87%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (52.34%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.89%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (15.89%) DTS
2 17 (15.89%) Relational Database
3 13 (12.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (8.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (7.48%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 8 (7.48%) Cognos Report Studio
6 8 (7.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 5 (4.67%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.67%) MySQL
8 4 (3.74%) MS Access
9 1 (0.93%) DB2
9 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 27 (25.23%) Finance
2 11 (10.28%) Law
3 9 (8.41%) Legal
4 7 (6.54%) Marketing
4 7 (6.54%) Dutch Language
4 7 (6.54%) French Language
4 7 (6.54%) German Language
4 7 (6.54%) Italian Language
5 3 (2.80%) Publishing
5 3 (2.80%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (48.60%) .NET
2 13 (12.15%) ASP.NET
2 13 (12.15%) HTML
3 11 (10.28%) CSS
4 6 (5.61%) XSLT
5 5 (4.67%) Spring
6 4 (3.74%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.80%) XML
7 3 (2.80%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.93%) XSD
8 1 (0.93%) XSL
8 1 (0.93%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.80%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.87%) Health Informatics
4 2 (1.87%) NHS
4 2 (1.87%) LIMS
4 2 (1.87%) PACS
4 2 (1.87%) e-Health
4 2 (1.87%) Informatics
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 32 (29.91%) Windows
2 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (6.54%) Windows 2000 Server
3 7 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.74%) UNIX
4 4 (3.74%) Linux
4 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.87%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.93%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.89%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (12.15%) Time Management
3 11 (10.28%) CRM
4 10 (9.35%) ITIL
5 9 (8.41%) Data Transformation
6 8 (7.48%) ETL
7 7 (6.54%) E-Commerce
7 7 (6.54%) Practice Management
8 6 (5.61%) ERP
8 6 (5.61%) OpenUP
9 5 (4.67%) Workflow
10 4 (3.74%) Information Security
10 4 (3.74%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.74%) Web Development
10 4 (3.74%) Data Architecture
10 4 (3.74%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.74%) OOP
10 4 (3.74%) OO
10 4 (3.74%) Project Management
11 3 (2.80%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (62.62%) SQL
2 32 (29.91%) C#
3 22 (20.56%) T-SQL
4 17 (15.89%) VBScript
5 15 (14.02%) Java
6 10 (9.35%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.74%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.80%) PHP
9 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (16.82%) Degree
2 7 (6.54%) ACCA
2 7 (6.54%) 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 23 (21.50%) SLA
2 4 (3.74%) QA
3 2 (1.87%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (3.74%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.74%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 31 (28.97%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.76%) Cognos
3 7 (6.54%) Oracle
4 5 (4.67%) VMware
5 4 (3.74%) Sage
5 4 (3.74%) Citrix
5 4 (3.74%) Pegasus
6 3 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.80%) Facebook
6 3 (2.80%) Twitter
7 2 (1.87%) OpenText
7 2 (1.87%) IBM
7 2 (1.87%) HP
8 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.93%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.93%) Peoplefluent
8 1 (0.93%) Lumesse
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago