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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Consultant
Rank 909 892 907
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Consultant 39 50 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.047% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.049% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 28 47 40
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,300 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £25,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -28.57%

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
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016 within the UK.

Applications Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Support Consultant
Top 19 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 9 February 2016. 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 +17 38 £31,500 -3.07% 3
London +8 14 £40,000 -6.97% 1
North West +33 9 - -
Manchester +26 9 - -
South East +6 8 £27,500 -10.56%
City of London +61 6 £76,500 +91.25% 1
Oxford - 6 £26,250 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £26,250 -
East of England +3 5 £35,000 +94.44%
Watford - 5 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +17 1 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Surrey +11 1 £31,000 -22.50%
Berkshire -9 1 £35,000 +52.17%
Kent - 1 £31,000 -
Doncaster - 1 £30,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £35,000 -
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

Applications Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 59 (62.77%) SQL
2 44 (46.81%) SQL Server
3 35 (37.23%) Windows
4 34 (36.17%) Microsoft
5 27 (28.72%) MS Excel
6 17 (18.09%) Finance
6 17 (18.09%) ERP
6 17 (18.09%) Unix
7 16 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (15.96%) Crystal Reports
8 15 (15.96%) .NET
8 15 (15.96%) C#
9 12 (12.77%) Fixed Income
9 12 (12.77%) RPG
9 12 (12.77%) Oracle
9 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (11.70%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (11.70%) Derivative
10 11 (11.70%) BusinessObjects XI
10 11 (11.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 11 (11.70%) Windows Server
10 11 (11.70%) ETL
10 11 (11.70%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (11.70%) BusinessObjects
10 11 (11.70%) Informatica
10 11 (11.70%) Perl
10 11 (11.70%) Equities
10 11 (11.70%) Banking
10 11 (11.70%) Investment Banking

Applications Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 10 (10.64%) Apache
1 10 (10.64%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.51%) IIS
3 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.06%) Drupal
3 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (28.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.06%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) SaaS
2 5 (5.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.26%) Firewall
3 3 (3.19%) Internet
3 3 (3.19%) VPN
4 1 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (46.81%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.96%) Crystal Reports
3 11 (11.70%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (11.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 11 (11.70%) BusinessObjects XI
3 11 (11.70%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.38%) MySQL
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.06%) Ingres
7 1 (1.06%) MS Access
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
2 11 (11.70%) Banking
2 11 (11.70%) Investment Banking
3 5 (5.32%) German Language
4 3 (3.19%) Front Office
4 3 (3.19%) Retail
4 3 (3.19%) Swedish Language
5 2 (2.13%) Dutch Language
5 2 (2.13%) French Language
5 2 (2.13%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Back Office
6 1 (1.06%) Finnish Language
6 1 (1.06%) Local Government
6 1 (1.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Norwegian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) .NET
2 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.26%) XML
4 3 (3.19%) XSLT
5 2 (2.13%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.13%) CSS
5 2 (2.13%) HTML
5 2 (2.13%) ODBC
6 1 (1.06%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.06%) LAMP
6 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Fixed Income
2 11 (11.70%) Derivative
2 11 (11.70%) Equities
3 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.26%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.19%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.19%) BYOD
5 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.19%) NHS
6 2 (2.13%) AS400
6 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.13%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.13%) iSeries
7 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.06%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.06%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (37.23%) Windows
2 17 (18.09%) Unix
3 12 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.70%) Windows Server
5 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.38%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.26%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.19%) Android
8 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.19%) Linux
8 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.13%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.06%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.09%) ERP
2 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (11.70%) ETL
3 11 (11.70%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (9.57%) ITIL
5 7 (7.45%) CRM
5 7 (7.45%) Migration
5 7 (7.45%) Workflow
6 6 (6.38%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.32%) Project Management
7 5 (5.32%) Service Management
7 5 (5.32%) Test Scripting
8 4 (4.26%) ITIL V3
8 4 (4.26%) Resource Management
8 4 (4.26%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.19%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.19%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.19%) Line Management
9 3 (3.19%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (3.19%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 59 (62.77%) SQL
2 15 (15.96%) C#
3 12 (12.77%) RPG
4 11 (11.70%) Perl
5 10 (10.64%) Java
6 6 (6.38%) VB
7 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.19%) C++
8 3 (3.19%) F#
8 3 (3.19%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.13%) PHP
9 2 (2.13%) VB6
10 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.06%) Python
10 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.06%) VBA
10 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.51%) Degree
3 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) ACCA
4 2 (2.13%) CIMA
5 1 (1.06%) CCNA
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.06%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.06%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) Control-M
2 4 (4.26%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 34 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.77%) Oracle
3 11 (11.70%) Informatica
4 3 (3.19%) IBM
4 3 (3.19%) Infor
5 2 (2.13%) MAPICS
5 2 (2.13%) Progress
6 1 (1.06%) Anite
6 1 (1.06%) Avaya
6 1 (1.06%) Charles River
6 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco
6 1 (1.06%) Citrix
6 1 (1.06%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.06%) Lotus
6 1 (1.06%) Peoplefluent
6 1 (1.06%) Sage
6 1 (1.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.06%) Tripwire
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