The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Applications Support Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Consultant
Rank 881 891 924
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Consultant 45 67 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.063% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.065% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 37 62 75
Median salary £35,000 £27,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £32,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median 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
94959 103109 113376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79822 84547 92802
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Applications Support Consultant in the job title.

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 25 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England 0 43 £35,000 +29.62% 4
Yorkshire +16 19 £31,000 -3.12%
Leeds - 19 £31,000 -
West Yorkshire - 19 £31,000 -
South East +17 13 £37,500 +36.36% 3
London -9 7 £56,500 +73.84% 1
Berkshire - 7 £37,500 -
Reading - 5 £37,500 -
Kent - 4 - -
North West +18 3 £20,000 -16.66%
Manchester - 3 £20,000 -
Newbury - 2 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £27,500 -
Scotland - 2 £27,500 -
Surrey +3 1 £35,000 +40.00%
Oxford -1 1 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Oxfordshire -13 1 £25,000 -16.66% 2
West Midlands -42 1 £42,500 +70.00%
Woking - 1 £35,000 -

Applications Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Applications Support Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Applications Support Consultant in the job title.

1 40 (48.19%) SQL Server
2 32 (38.55%) SQL
3 31 (37.35%) Finance
4 27 (32.53%) .NET
5 26 (31.33%) XML
5 26 (31.33%) Windows
6 20 (24.10%) Microsoft
7 19 (22.89%) ERP
8 18 (21.69%) MS Excel
8 18 (21.69%) VMware
8 18 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (20.48%) Windows Server
10 11 (13.25%) ITIL
11 10 (12.05%) Web Services
12 9 (10.84%) C#
12 9 (10.84%) RPG
12 9 (10.84%) Internet
13 8 (9.64%) Degree
13 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
13 8 (9.64%) WCF
13 8 (9.64%) Java
14 7 (8.43%) IIS
14 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (7.23%) Office 365
15 6 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (7.23%) Incident Management
15 6 (7.23%) Driving Licence
15 6 (7.23%) SAP

Applications Support Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.43%) IIS
2 6 (7.23%) Apache
2 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.41%) JBoss
4 1 (1.20%) CMS
4 1 (1.20%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.20%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.20%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 18 (21.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Sage CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.20%) SAP ECC
2 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.20%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Office 365
2 3 (3.61%) SaaS
3 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) Internet
2 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.20%) Firewall
3 1 (1.20%) HTTP
3 1 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (48.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) MySQL
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.61%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.20%) Ingres
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (2.41%) Gradle
1 2 (2.41%) JIRA
1 2 (2.41%) Subversion
General
1 31 (37.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Banking
2 2 (2.41%) German Language
2 2 (2.41%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.20%) Back Office
3 1 (1.20%) Front Office
3 1 (1.20%) Local Government
3 1 (1.20%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.20%) Publishing
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.53%) .NET
2 26 (31.33%) XML
3 10 (12.05%) Web Services
4 8 (9.64%) WCF
5 5 (6.02%) SOAP
6 4 (4.82%) REST
7 2 (2.41%) Apache Camel
7 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.41%) WPF
7 2 (2.41%) XSLT
8 1 (1.20%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.20%) CSS
8 1 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.20%) HTML
8 1 (1.20%) Middleware
8 1 (1.20%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.23%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.41%) Derivative
4 2 (2.41%) Equities
4 2 (2.41%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) PKI
5 1 (1.20%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.33%) Windows
2 17 (20.48%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.02%) Unix
5 4 (4.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.89%) ERP
2 11 (13.25%) ITIL
3 6 (7.23%) CRM
3 6 (7.23%) Incident Management
3 6 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (6.02%) Software Testing
5 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (4.82%) SAP Implementation
5 4 (4.82%) Scrum
5 4 (4.82%) Service Management
6 3 (3.61%) Coaching
7 2 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.41%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.41%) ETL
7 2 (2.41%) ITSM
7 2 (2.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (2.41%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.41%) Project Management
7 2 (2.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.55%) SQL
2 9 (10.84%) C#
2 9 (10.84%) RPG
3 8 (9.64%) Java
4 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.61%) Python
4 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.61%) VBScript
5 2 (2.41%) C++
5 2 (2.41%) F#
5 2 (2.41%) Perl
5 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.41%) VB
5 2 (2.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (9.64%) Degree
2 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.20%) CCNA
3 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.20%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 18 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.20%) Squid
2 1 (1.20%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Control-M
2 1 (1.20%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (24.10%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.69%) VMware
3 6 (7.23%) SAP
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle
5 2 (2.41%) Informatica
5 2 (2.41%) Progress
5 2 (2.41%) Sage
5 2 (2.41%) Splunk
6 1 (1.20%) Avaya
6 1 (1.20%) Capita
6 1 (1.20%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco
6 1 (1.20%) Citrix
6 1 (1.20%) Facebook
6 1 (1.20%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.20%) Lotus
6 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.20%) Sun
6 1 (1.20%) Twitter
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