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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Consultant
Rank 853 861 826
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Consultant 40 16 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.015% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.016% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 42
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 £27,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -12.00%

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
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
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 £70,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 39 £30,000 -20.00% 4
South East -19 12 £29,250 -16.42%
West Midlands +3 8 £27,500 +3.77%
London -3 7 £42,500 +6.25%
East of England -9 5 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 £30,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £30,000 -
Berkshire +3 4 £24,500 -38.75%
Bristol -1 4 £30,000 +13.20% 1
South West -18 4 £30,000 +13.20% 1
Hungerford - 4 £24,500 -
Manchester - 3 £35,000 -
Watford - 3 £47,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £47,500 - 1
North West - 3 £35,000 -
Norfolk - 2 £18,000 - 1
Norwich - 2 £18,000 - 1
Warwick +15 1 £27,500 -9.83%
Warwickshire +13 1 £27,500 -9.83%
Middlesex -2 1 £34,500 -
City of London -3 1 £35,000 -12.50%
West Sussex -7 1 £27,000 -10.00%
Yorkshire -29 1 £30,000 -3.22%
South Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
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 28 August 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 45 (45.00%) Windows
2 41 (41.00%) SQL
3 28 (28.00%) Finance
4 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 25 (25.00%) IIS
5 23 (23.00%) Web Services
5 23 (23.00%) SQL Server
5 23 (23.00%) Windows XP
6 22 (22.00%) XML
7 20 (20.00%) SOAP
7 20 (20.00%) Oracle
7 20 (20.00%) WSDL
7 20 (20.00%) UNIX
7 20 (20.00%) Internet
8 18 (18.00%) Dynamics NAV
9 17 (17.00%) ERP
9 17 (17.00%) .NET
10 16 (16.00%) Relational Database
11 15 (15.00%) C#
12 14 (14.00%) MS Excel
13 13 (13.00%) Pegasus
14 12 (12.00%) Linux
15 11 (11.00%) ASP.NET
15 11 (11.00%) SLA
15 11 (11.00%) Sage
16 10 (10.00%) T-SQL
17 9 (9.00%) JavaScript
17 9 (9.00%) HTML
17 9 (9.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 8 (8.00%) Web Development

Applications Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 6 (6.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.00%) Apache
3 5 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle 10gAS
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.00%) Tuxedo
5 3 (3.00%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 14 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (18.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (7.00%) Pegasus Opera
2 7 (7.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (6.00%) GoldMine
3 6 (6.00%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (6.00%) Dynamics GP
3 6 (6.00%) Exchequer
4 4 (4.00%) Line 500
5 2 (2.00%) Sage 1000
5 2 (2.00%) Sage 200
6 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) SaaS
1 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.00%) Internet
2 4 (4.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (4.00%) Softphone
2 4 (4.00%) PBX
2 4 (4.00%) VoIP
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.00%) MySQL
7 2 (2.00%) DB2
7 2 (2.00%) Informix
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.00%) TestDirector
3 4 (4.00%) JDeveloper
3 4 (4.00%) PVCS
3 4 (4.00%) Toad
3 4 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.00%) NetBeans
General
1 28 (28.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.00%) Law
4 3 (3.00%) Legal
5 2 (2.00%) Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Retail
6 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.00%) Web Services
2 22 (22.00%) XML
3 20 (20.00%) SOAP
3 20 (20.00%) WSDL
4 17 (17.00%) .NET
5 11 (11.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (9.00%) HTML
7 8 (8.00%) jQuery
7 8 (8.00%) AngularJS
7 8 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (8.00%) CSS
8 4 (4.00%) Oracle ADF
9 3 (3.00%) LAMP
10 2 (2.00%) Java EE
11 1 (1.00%) J2EE
11 1 (1.00%) Struts
11 1 (1.00%) XSLT
11 1 (1.00%) Hibernate
11 1 (1.00%) Spring
11 1 (1.00%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.00%) IVR
2 1 (1.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 45 (45.00%) Windows
2 23 (23.00%) Windows XP
3 20 (20.00%) UNIX
4 12 (12.00%) Linux
5 4 (4.00%) CentOS
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.00%) AIX
7 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.00%) ERP
2 8 (8.00%) Web Development
2 8 (8.00%) MVC
2 8 (8.00%) ETL
2 8 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (5.00%) UML
3 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (4.00%) Logistics
4 4 (4.00%) RAD
4 4 (4.00%) SSADM
5 3 (3.00%) CRM
5 3 (3.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (3.00%) ITIL
5 3 (3.00%) Computer Forensics
5 3 (3.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (3.00%) E-Discovery
5 3 (3.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.00%) Time Management
6 2 (2.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.00%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 41 (41.00%) SQL
2 15 (15.00%) C#
3 10 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (9.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.00%) Java
6 7 (7.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 7 (7.00%) PHP
6 7 (7.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (6.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.00%) C++
8 3 (3.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.00%) AAT
1 6 (6.00%) ACCA
1 6 (6.00%) CIMA
2 5 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) Degree
4 1 (1.00%) MCSE
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.00%) Oracle
3 13 (13.00%) Pegasus
4 11 (11.00%) Sage
5 8 (8.00%) IBM
5 8 (8.00%) Cognos
6 6 (6.00%) JBoss
7 4 (4.00%) Serena
8 3 (3.00%) Lotus
8 3 (3.00%) VMware
9 2 (2.00%) Remedy
10 1 (1.00%) Sybase
10 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.00%) CODA
10 1 (1.00%) Infor
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