The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Support Consultant
Rank 855 932 874
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Consultant 37 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.012% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.013% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 34 8 18
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +8.69%

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
102183 111859 102313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83932 91897 85042
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Support Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Support Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Support Consultant within the UK.

Senior Support Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Support Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Support Consultant over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Support Consultant
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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 +64 29 £47,000 -6.00%
London +40 12 £47,000 +59.32%
South East +16 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Midlands - 7 £55,000 -
Oxford - 4 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £45,000 -
City of London +48 2 £42,500 +44.06%
Harrogate - 2 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £60,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £60,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £35,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £35,500 -
Surrey - 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £35,500 -

Senior Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Consultant in their job title.

1 30 (56.60%) VMware
2 29 (54.72%) Citrix
2 29 (54.72%) MS Excel
3 27 (50.94%) Windows
4 26 (49.06%) SAN
5 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (41.51%) Service Delivery
7 21 (39.62%) Windows 7
7 21 (39.62%) Windows 8
8 19 (35.85%) Line Management
9 17 (32.08%) Apple
10 16 (30.19%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (26.42%) Mac OS X
12 11 (20.75%) SAP
13 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
13 10 (18.87%) Change Management
14 9 (16.98%) ABAP
14 9 (16.98%) Time Management
14 9 (16.98%) SAP HCM
15 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (13.21%) Business Development
16 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
17 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
17 6 (11.32%) Degree
17 6 (11.32%) MCTS
17 6 (11.32%) ACMT
17 6 (11.32%) ACSP
17 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
17 6 (11.32%) ACSA

Senior Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.55%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.77%) IIS
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (54.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (16.98%) SAP HCM
2 2 (3.77%) SAP HR-PA
2 2 (3.77%) SAP HR-PD
2 2 (3.77%) SAP HR
2 2 (3.77%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (7.55%) Force.com
1 4 (7.55%) SaaS
2 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (49.06%) SAN
2 4 (7.55%) Firewall
3 3 (5.66%) DHCP
4 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.89%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.89%) Network Security
5 1 (1.89%) LAN
5 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) LSMW
1 2 (3.77%) eCATT
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Publishing
2 4 (7.55%) Multimedia
3 3 (5.66%) Back Office
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) German Language
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) HTML
1 4 (7.55%) CSS
2 3 (5.66%) XML
3 2 (3.77%) V-Ray
4 1 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.66%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.77%) iSeries
4 2 (3.77%) Economics
5 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.94%) Windows
2 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (39.62%) Windows 7
3 21 (39.62%) Windows 8
4 14 (26.42%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.77%) UNIX
6 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Service Delivery
2 19 (35.85%) Line Management
3 16 (30.19%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (18.87%) Change Management
5 9 (16.98%) Time Management
6 7 (13.21%) Business Development
6 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.55%) ITIL
7 4 (7.55%) CRM
7 4 (7.55%) ERP
7 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.66%) Workflow
8 3 (5.66%) OO
8 3 (5.66%) SDLC
9 2 (3.77%) Email Migration
10 1 (1.89%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (1.89%) Migration
10 1 (1.89%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.89%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) ABAP
2 5 (9.43%) SQL
3 2 (3.77%) VB
4 1 (1.89%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.32%) MCP
2 6 (11.32%) MCSE
2 6 (11.32%) ACSA
2 6 (11.32%) MCTS
2 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) ACMT
2 6 (11.32%) ACSP
3 4 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.89%) CCIE
4 1 (1.89%) CCNP
4 1 (1.89%) CCNA
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) VMware
2 29 (54.72%) Citrix
3 17 (32.08%) Apple
4 11 (20.75%) SAP
5 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
6 5 (9.43%) Cisco
7 4 (7.55%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (7.55%) Facebook
7 4 (7.55%) Twitter
8 3 (5.66%) SunGard
9 2 (3.77%) HP
9 2 (3.77%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.77%) Symantec
10 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.89%) Veeam
10 1 (1.89%) F5
10 1 (1.89%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.89%) Juniper
10 1 (1.89%) Nokia