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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Consultant
Rank 859 870 884
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Consultant 33 44 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.038% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.040% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 33 40 16
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,650 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.22%

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
103461 110803 102664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85580 90507 85036
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 29 July 2015 within the UK.

Applications Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Support Consultant
Top 23 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 29 July 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 +8 33 £32,000 -1.53% 1
West Midlands -4 10 £25,000 -9.09%
Warwickshire - 10 £25,000 -
London +29 9 £32,500 -27.77% 1
South East +13 8 £32,500 +8.33%
Yorkshire 0 5 £32,000 -8.57%
East Sussex - 5 £32,500 -
Chessington - 5 £32,500 -
Brighton - 5 £32,500 -
Harrogate - 4 £32,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £32,000 -
Warwick - 3 £22,500 -
City of London - 3 £25,000 -
Surrey +8 1 £27,500 -8.33%
Berkshire +4 1 £42,500 +73.46%
West Yorkshire -1 1 £31,000 -17.33%
Leeds -3 1 £31,000 -17.33%
Buckinghamshire -7 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Milton Keynes -8 1 £45,000 +50.00%
South West -17 1 £50,000 +66.66%
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 -
Reading - 1 £42,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 £27,500 -

Applications Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 63 (64.29%) SQL
2 58 (59.18%) SQL Server
3 43 (43.88%) .NET
4 36 (36.73%) Microsoft
5 32 (32.65%) C#
6 29 (29.59%) SLA
7 26 (26.53%) VBScript
7 26 (26.53%) Cognos
7 26 (26.53%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (26.53%) DTS
8 23 (23.47%) Windows
9 22 (22.45%) T-SQL
10 20 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (19.39%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (18.37%) Relational Database
13 16 (16.33%) Finance
14 15 (15.31%) ETL
14 15 (15.31%) Data Transformation
14 15 (15.31%) Cognos Analysis Studio
14 15 (15.31%) Cognos Report Studio
14 15 (15.31%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 14 (14.29%) ITIL
16 12 (12.24%) Tomcat
17 11 (11.22%) CIMA
17 11 (11.22%) ACCA
17 11 (11.22%) SaaS
17 11 (11.22%) Dutch Language
17 11 (11.22%) French Language
17 11 (11.22%) German Language
17 11 (11.22%) Italian Language

Applications Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (12.24%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.12%) IIS
3 4 (4.08%) JBoss
4 3 (3.06%) CMS
5 1 (1.02%) WorkSite
5 1 (1.02%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.10%) MS Office
3 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.22%) SaaS
2 3 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.06%) Force.com
3 1 (1.02%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (59.18%) SQL Server
2 26 (26.53%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (26.53%) DTS
3 18 (18.37%) Relational Database
4 15 (15.31%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 15 (15.31%) Cognos Report Studio
4 15 (15.31%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.10%) MySQL
5 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (16.33%) Finance
2 11 (11.22%) Dutch Language
2 11 (11.22%) French Language
2 11 (11.22%) German Language
2 11 (11.22%) Italian Language
3 9 (9.18%) Law
4 4 (4.08%) Legal
5 3 (3.06%) Publishing
5 3 (3.06%) Multimedia
5 3 (3.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.88%) .NET
2 10 (10.20%) HTML
2 10 (10.20%) ASP.NET
3 9 (9.18%) CSS
4 4 (4.08%) Hibernate
4 4 (4.08%) Spring
5 2 (2.04%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.02%) J2EE
6 1 (1.02%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.02%) CMDB
3 1 (1.02%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.47%) Windows
2 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.06%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.04%) Linux
5 1 (1.02%) VMS
5 1 (1.02%) UNIX
5 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.39%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (15.31%) ETL
2 15 (15.31%) Data Transformation
3 14 (14.29%) ITIL
4 9 (9.18%) PRINCE2
4 9 (9.18%) Service Management
4 9 (9.18%) ITSM
5 8 (8.16%) CRM
6 6 (6.12%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.10%) Workflow
7 5 (5.10%) OpenUP
8 4 (4.08%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.08%) OOP
8 4 (4.08%) OO
9 3 (3.06%) ERP
9 3 (3.06%) Business Development
9 3 (3.06%) Practice Management
9 3 (3.06%) Time Management
9 3 (3.06%) Logistics
9 3 (3.06%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (64.29%) SQL
2 32 (32.65%) C#
3 26 (26.53%) VBScript
4 22 (22.45%) T-SQL
5 9 (9.18%) Java
6 6 (6.12%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.02%) PHP
7 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (11.22%) ACCA
1 11 (11.22%) CIMA
2 6 (6.12%) Degree
3 3 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.02%) HND
4 1 (1.02%) AAT
4 1 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (29.59%) SLA
2 5 (5.10%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 26 (26.53%) Cognos
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle
4 3 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.06%) VMware
4 3 (3.06%) Facebook
4 3 (3.06%) Twitter
5 1 (1.02%) Lumesse
5 1 (1.02%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.02%) Peoplefluent
5 1 (1.02%) OpenText
5 1 (1.02%) HP
5 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
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