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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Support Consultant
Rank 869 865 880
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Consultant 22 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.027% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.028% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 5
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%

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
102603 109261 101023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.49% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85657 88395 83850
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Senior Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Support Consultant
Top 9 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 3 September 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 +11 21 £60,000 +60.00%
South East +14 12 £60,000 +20.00%
Buckinghamshire - 10 £60,000 -
Milton Keynes - 10 £60,000 -
London +1 9 £39,000 +4.00%
Berkshire +14 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Reading +12 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Lewisham - 2 £37,500 -
City of London +21 1 - -

Senior Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 21 (36.84%) SAP
1 21 (36.84%) Change Management
2 19 (33.33%) VMware
2 19 (33.33%) SAP HCM
2 19 (33.33%) Time Management
3 17 (29.82%) Citrix
4 16 (28.07%) MS Excel
5 15 (26.32%) Windows
5 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 15 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (22.81%) SAP HR-PA
6 13 (22.81%) SAP HR-PD
6 13 (22.81%) SAP Payroll
6 13 (22.81%) SAN
6 13 (22.81%) SAP HR
7 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
9 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
10 9 (15.79%) Line Management
10 9 (15.79%) Windows 8
10 9 (15.79%) Mac OS X
10 9 (15.79%) Apple
11 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (14.04%) ITIL
11 8 (14.04%) ABAP
11 8 (14.04%) Finance
12 7 (12.28%) MCP
13 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
13 6 (10.53%) Firewall

Senior Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (28.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (33.33%) SAP HCM
2 13 (22.81%) SAP HR-PA
2 13 (22.81%) SAP HR-PD
2 13 (22.81%) SAP HR
2 13 (22.81%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (3.51%) HFM
3 2 (3.51%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 2 (3.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (3.51%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.51%) Force.com
2 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) SAN
2 6 (10.53%) Firewall
3 4 (7.02%) VoIP
4 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.75%) DHCP
5 1 (1.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.51%) Essbase
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) LSMW
1 2 (3.51%) eCATT
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Back Office
3 3 (5.26%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.51%) German Language
4 2 (3.51%) Publishing
5 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.75%) Front Office
5 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) XML
1 3 (5.26%) V-Ray
2 2 (3.51%) CSS
2 2 (3.51%) HTML
3 1 (1.75%) COM
3 1 (1.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.51%) Replication
3 2 (3.51%) Economics
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) iSeries
4 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Windows
2 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
4 9 (15.79%) Windows 8
4 9 (15.79%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Change Management
2 19 (33.33%) Time Management
3 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
4 9 (15.79%) Line Management
5 8 (14.04%) ITIL
6 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.77%) Business Development
8 4 (7.02%) ITSM
8 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.26%) OO
9 3 (5.26%) Workflow
9 3 (5.26%) SDLC
9 3 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (5.26%) Email Migration
10 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.51%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
10 2 (3.51%) CRM
10 2 (3.51%) ERP
10 2 (3.51%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) ABAP
2 5 (8.77%) SQL
3 3 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.28%) MCP
3 4 (7.02%) Degree
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.75%) ACSA
5 1 (1.75%) MCTS
5 1 (1.75%) ACMT
5 1 (1.75%) ACSP
5 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
1 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 6 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) XenApp
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.75%) AppDNA
2 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) SAP
2 19 (33.33%) VMware
3 17 (29.82%) Citrix
4 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 9 (15.79%) Apple
6 4 (7.02%) Cisco
7 3 (5.26%) SunGard
7 3 (5.26%) HP
7 3 (5.26%) Symantec
7 3 (5.26%) SonicWALL
8 2 (3.51%) Facebook
8 2 (3.51%) Twitter
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle
8 2 (3.51%) Remedy
8 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.51%) BMC
8 2 (3.51%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.75%) Nokia
9 1 (1.75%) Bloomberg