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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Consultant
Rank 851 856 824
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Consultant 46 34 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.031% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.033% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 43 32 52
Average salary £33,500 £50,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.00% +70.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,750 £55,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-53.18% +100.00%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +24 45 £34,250 -2.14% 3
London +29 12 £40,000 - 1
Norwich - 9 £18,000 -
East of England - 9 £18,000 -
Norfolk - 9 £18,000 -
City of London +35 8 £40,000 -
South East +15 8 £40,000 +6.66%
Yorkshire -21 6 £38,000 +40.74%
Leeds -2 5 £38,500 +42.59%
West Yorkshire -11 5 £38,500 +42.59%
South West -4 4 £25,250 -35.25% 2
Milton Keynes - 4 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £40,000 -
Bristol +7 3 £25,000 -1.96% 1
Berkshire +1 2 £29,000 -22.66%
West Midlands -8 2 £22,500 -28.00%
Warwickshire - 2 £22,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £30,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £40,500 -
Warwick - 2 £22,500 -
Gloucestershire -14 1 £32,500 +44.44%
Leicestershire - 1 £32,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £46,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £32,500 -
Hungerford - 1 £23,000 -
Leicester - 1 £32,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £33,500 -
Northampton - 1 £27,500 -
Manchester - 1 £22,500 -
North East - 1 £33,500 -

Applications Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 73 (73.74%) SQL
2 53 (53.54%) .NET
3 42 (42.42%) Windows
4 41 (41.41%) SQL Server
5 40 (40.40%) C#
6 38 (38.38%) Microsoft
7 30 (30.30%) MS Excel
8 27 (27.27%) Oracle
9 25 (25.25%) JavaScript
9 25 (25.25%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (24.24%) IIS
10 24 (24.24%) Relational Database
11 22 (22.22%) Finance
12 21 (21.21%) ASP.NET
13 20 (20.20%) UNIX
14 17 (17.17%) HTML
15 16 (16.16%) Degree
16 15 (15.15%) CSS
16 15 (15.15%) Cognos
16 15 (15.15%) Web Development
17 14 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (14.14%) PHP
18 13 (13.13%) Time Management
19 12 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
19 12 (12.12%) RDBMS
20 11 (11.11%) IBM
20 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
20 11 (11.11%) PL/SQL
20 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
20 11 (11.11%) Security Cleared

Applications Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (24.24%) IIS
2 9 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (9.09%) Oracle 10gAS
3 5 (5.05%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.05%) JBoss
3 5 (5.05%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.04%) Tuxedo
4 4 (4.04%) IBM Notes
5 3 (3.03%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.02%) Drupal
6 2 (2.02%) WordPress
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.01%) Kentico
7 1 (1.01%) Mule
7 1 (1.01%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.01%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Dynamics NAV
1 10 (10.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (7.07%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (6.06%) Dynamics GP
3 6 (6.06%) GoldMine
3 6 (6.06%) Exchequer
4 1 (1.01%) LatentZero
4 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.01%) Line 500
4 1 (1.01%) Sage 1000
4 1 (1.01%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (1.01%) Magento
4 1 (1.01%) Sage 200
4 1 (1.01%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) SaaS
2 1 (1.01%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) TCP/IP
1 5 (5.05%) Internet
2 3 (3.03%) PBX
2 3 (3.03%) VoIP
2 3 (3.03%) Softphone
2 3 (3.03%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (2.02%) Firewall
4 1 (1.01%) DNS
4 1 (1.01%) DHCP
4 1 (1.01%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (41.41%) SQL Server
2 24 (24.24%) Relational Database
3 12 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (12.12%) RDBMS
4 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (10.10%) Oracle Database
5 10 (10.10%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
6 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.02%) MySQL
7 2 (2.02%) MS Access
7 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.02%) DTS
8 1 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.09%) PVCS
2 9 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (9.09%) Toad
2 9 (9.09%) JDeveloper
2 9 (9.09%) TestDirector
3 8 (8.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.02%) JIRA
5 1 (1.01%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.01%) Maven
5 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (22.22%) Finance
2 11 (11.11%) Law
3 3 (3.03%) Legal
3 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Marketing
5 1 (1.01%) Front Office
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (53.54%) .NET
2 21 (21.21%) ASP.NET
3 17 (17.17%) HTML
4 15 (15.15%) CSS
5 9 (9.09%) Oracle ADF
5 9 (9.09%) jQuery
5 9 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 9 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (6.06%) XML
7 3 (3.03%) XSLT
7 3 (3.03%) Web Services
8 2 (2.02%) Spring
9 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.01%) Java EE
9 1 (1.01%) Django
9 1 (1.01%) Middleware
9 1 (1.01%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.06%) Hedge funds
3 4 (4.04%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.03%) IVR
5 2 (2.02%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) LIMS
6 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.01%) Health Informatics
6 1 (1.01%) PACS
6 1 (1.01%) e-Health
6 1 (1.01%) Derivative
6 1 (1.01%) Informatics
6 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.01%) Wiki
6 1 (1.01%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 42 (42.42%) Windows
2 20 (20.20%) UNIX
3 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (9.09%) Linux
4 9 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.15%) Web Development
2 14 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (13.13%) Time Management
4 10 (10.10%) ERP
4 10 (10.10%) PRINCE2
4 10 (10.10%) UML
5 9 (9.09%) RAD
5 9 (9.09%) SSADM
5 9 (9.09%) ETL
5 9 (9.09%) MVC
6 8 (8.08%) Workflow
6 8 (8.08%) ITIL
7 7 (7.07%) CRM
8 6 (6.06%) Project Management
8 6 (6.06%) Service Management
8 6 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.04%) E-business
9 4 (4.04%) ITSM
9 4 (4.04%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.04%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (73.74%) SQL
2 40 (40.40%) C#
3 25 (25.25%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.14%) PHP
5 11 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 10 (10.10%) Java
6 10 (10.10%) T-SQL
7 7 (7.07%) C
8 5 (5.05%) VBScript
9 4 (4.04%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.03%) C++
11 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.01%) Python
11 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.01%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (16.16%) Degree
2 11 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.05%) ACCA
4 5 (5.05%) CIMA
4 5 (5.05%) AAT
5 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.01%) MCSD
6 1 (1.01%) HND
6 1 (1.01%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (7.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.02%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 38 (38.38%) Microsoft
2 27 (27.27%) Oracle
3 15 (15.15%) Cognos
4 11 (11.11%) IBM
5 9 (9.09%) Serena
6 8 (8.08%) Sage
7 7 (7.07%) Pegasus
8 4 (4.04%) Lotus
9 3 (3.03%) Metastorm
9 3 (3.03%) Open Text
10 2 (2.02%) VMware
10 2 (2.02%) Citrix
11 1 (1.01%) Cerner
11 1 (1.01%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.01%) SimCorp
11 1 (1.01%) thinkFolio
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