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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Consultant
Rank 823 849 832
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Consultant 43 26 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.025% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.026% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 42 25 43
Average salary £31,750 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £30,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +25.00%

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
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 £27,500 £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 28 January 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 January 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 +34 41 £29,250 -22.00% 4
London -2 10 £44,000 +10.00% 1
South East -15 10 £26,500 -29.33% 1
East of England -1 6 £18,000 -53.24%
Berkshire -6 6 £23,000 -38.66%
South West -13 6 £25,000 -52.38%
Norfolk - 5 £18,000 -
Norwich - 5 £18,000 -
Yorkshire -6 4 £31,750 +17.59% 1
Bristol - 4 £25,000 -
City of London +9 3 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £43,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £43,000 -
Hungerford - 3 £23,000 -
Northampton - 3 £43,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £46,000 -
North Yorkshire +17 2 £25,000 - 1
Leeds +12 2 £38,500 +42.59%
Scotland +9 2 £43,000 -28.33%
West Yorkshire -6 2 £38,500 +42.59%
Basingstoke - 2 £46,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £43,000 -
Harrogate - 2 £25,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £32,500 -
North West -3 1 £22,500 -29.68%
Manchester -4 1 £22,500 -31.81%
West Midlands -11 1 £22,500 -30.76% 1
Suffolk - 1 £22,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £22,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £26,500 - 1

Applications Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 77 (72.64%) SQL
2 63 (59.43%) .NET
3 48 (45.28%) SQL Server
4 47 (44.34%) Windows
5 42 (39.62%) C#
6 38 (35.85%) Microsoft
7 32 (30.19%) IIS
8 31 (29.25%) MS Excel
9 29 (27.36%) Finance
10 26 (24.53%) JavaScript
11 24 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (20.75%) Oracle
12 22 (20.75%) ASP.NET
13 20 (18.87%) Relational Database
13 20 (18.87%) Degree
14 19 (17.92%) Time Management
15 18 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
15 18 (16.98%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (16.98%) HTML
15 18 (16.98%) UNIX
16 16 (15.09%) CSS
17 15 (14.15%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (14.15%) Web Development
18 14 (13.21%) T-SQL
18 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
19 13 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
19 13 (12.26%) PHP
19 13 (12.26%) Cognos
20 12 (11.32%) Java
20 12 (11.32%) SLA

Applications Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 32 (30.19%) IIS
2 6 (5.66%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (5.66%) Oracle 10gAS
3 5 (4.72%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.77%) JBoss
4 4 (3.77%) IBM Notes
4 4 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.77%) Tuxedo
5 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.83%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.83%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.89%) Drupal
6 2 (1.89%) Apache
6 2 (1.89%) WordPress
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.94%) Kentico
7 1 (0.94%) Documentum
7 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.94%) Mule
Applications
1 31 (29.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (7.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (6.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (6.60%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (5.66%) Dynamics GP
4 6 (5.66%) Exchequer
4 6 (5.66%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.94%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.94%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.94%) Magento
5 1 (0.94%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) SaaS
2 1 (0.94%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.60%) Internet
2 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.77%) Firewall
4 1 (0.94%) DNS
4 1 (0.94%) DHCP
4 1 (0.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (45.28%) SQL Server
2 20 (18.87%) Relational Database
3 18 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (16.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (10.38%) RDBMS
5 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (6.60%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (6.60%) Oracle Database
7 6 (5.66%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (3.77%) MS Access
9 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.89%) DTS
10 1 (0.94%) DB2
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.66%) PVCS
2 6 (5.66%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (5.66%) Toad
2 6 (5.66%) JDeveloper
2 6 (5.66%) TestDirector
2 6 (5.66%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.89%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (1.89%) JIRA
4 1 (0.94%) Maven
4 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (27.36%) Finance
2 12 (11.32%) Law
3 10 (9.43%) Legal
4 7 (6.60%) Marketing
5 4 (3.77%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.89%) Banking
6 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.94%) Front Office
7 1 (0.94%) Retail
7 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (59.43%) .NET
2 22 (20.75%) ASP.NET
3 18 (16.98%) HTML
4 16 (15.09%) CSS
5 7 (6.60%) XML
5 7 (6.60%) jQuery
5 7 (6.60%) AngularJS
5 7 (6.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (5.66%) Oracle ADF
6 6 (5.66%) XSLT
7 3 (2.83%) Web Services
7 3 (2.83%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.89%) Spring
9 1 (0.94%) Java EE
9 1 (0.94%) Django
9 1 (0.94%) Middleware
9 1 (0.94%) XSD
9 1 (0.94%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.60%) Hedge funds
3 4 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.83%) NHS
5 2 (1.89%) LIMS
5 2 (1.89%) Informatics
5 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.89%) Health Informatics
5 2 (1.89%) PACS
5 2 (1.89%) e-Health
6 1 (0.94%) Derivative
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.94%) Wiki
6 1 (0.94%) Open Source
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.94%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 47 (44.34%) Windows
2 18 (16.98%) UNIX
3 15 (14.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.66%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (5.66%) Linux
5 6 (5.66%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.89%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.92%) Time Management
2 15 (14.15%) Web Development
3 13 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (10.38%) CRM
5 10 (9.43%) ERP
6 8 (7.55%) ITIL
7 7 (6.60%) UML
7 7 (6.60%) Project Management
7 7 (6.60%) MVC
7 7 (6.60%) Workflow
7 7 (6.60%) ETL
8 6 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (5.66%) Practice Management
8 6 (5.66%) Service Management
8 6 (5.66%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.66%) RAD
8 6 (5.66%) SSADM
9 4 (3.77%) E-business
9 4 (3.77%) ITSM
9 4 (3.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 77 (72.64%) SQL
2 42 (39.62%) C#
3 26 (24.53%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.21%) T-SQL
5 13 (12.26%) PHP
6 12 (11.32%) Java
7 8 (7.55%) PL/SQL
8 7 (6.60%) C
9 5 (4.72%) VBScript
10 4 (3.77%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.83%) C++
12 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.94%) Python
12 1 (0.94%) XPath
12 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.94%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (18.87%) Degree
2 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.66%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.77%) AAT
5 3 (2.83%) ACCA
5 3 (2.83%) CIMA
6 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.89%) HND
6 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.94%) MCSA
7 1 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.94%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.32%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (8.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.77%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 38 (35.85%) Microsoft
2 22 (20.75%) Oracle
3 13 (12.26%) Cognos
4 9 (8.49%) IBM
5 7 (6.60%) Pegasus
5 7 (6.60%) Sage
6 6 (5.66%) Serena
7 4 (3.77%) Open Text
7 4 (3.77%) VMware
7 4 (3.77%) Lotus
7 4 (3.77%) Citrix
8 3 (2.83%) Metastorm
9 1 (0.94%) SimCorp
9 1 (0.94%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.94%) Cerner
9 1 (0.94%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.94%) HP
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago