The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Support Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 695 653 634
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 243 332 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.31% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 174 287 338
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.10% -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
94361 106979 116217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79501 88148 95129
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Support Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Support Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 within the UK.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Support Consultant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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 -22 230 £32,500 -13.33% 39
London +22 61 £39,000 +8.33% 12
South East -32 49 £37,500 -11.24% 13
Yorkshire +30 32 £26,000 -32.90% 1
East of England +31 28 £45,000 +28.57% 5
West Yorkshire +43 26 £24,750 -20.16% 1
North West +32 25 £20,000 -52.94% 3
Manchester +28 23 £20,000 -33.33% 1
Leeds +35 19 £31,000 +12.72% 1
Berkshire +17 17 £37,500 -31.81% 2
South West +25 15 £38,000 +8.57% 2
City of London +39 13 £27,500 -21.42% 4
Reading +22 13 £37,500 -31.81%
Hertfordshire +14 13 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Wiltshire - 13 £50,000 -
Watford +22 11 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -26 11 £27,500 -8.33% 5
Hampshire +7 10 £32,500 -14.47% 3
Oxford -14 10 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Chippenham - 9 - -
Essex - 9 £35,500 - 1
West Midlands -27 8 £35,000 +40.00% 1
East Midlands +15 7 £21,000 -53.33% 1
Rochdale - 7 £19,500 -
Scotland +6 6 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Surrey +5 6 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -1 6 £50,000 +28.94%
Wakefield - 6 £22,500 -
Birmingham -11 5 - - 1
Colchester - 5 £35,500 -

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Support Consultant in the job title.

1 150 (31.06%) Microsoft
2 125 (25.88%) Windows
2 125 (25.88%) Finance
3 114 (23.60%) SQL
4 103 (21.33%) VMware
5 93 (19.25%) MS Excel
6 90 (18.63%) SQL Server
7 71 (14.70%) SAP
8 65 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 63 (13.04%) Windows Server
10 61 (12.63%) Degree
11 58 (12.01%) Active Directory
12 51 (10.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 50 (10.35%) .NET
13 50 (10.35%) ERP
13 50 (10.35%) Linux
14 48 (9.94%) Oracle
15 47 (9.73%) ITIL
15 47 (9.73%) Windows Server 2008
16 45 (9.32%) Incident Management
16 45 (9.32%) Citrix
16 45 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
17 42 (8.70%) Office 365
18 40 (8.28%) MS Exchange
19 38 (7.87%) MS Office
19 38 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
20 37 (7.66%) SAN
21 36 (7.45%) Service Management
21 36 (7.45%) Retail
22 34 (7.04%) Change Management

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 40 (8.28%) MS Exchange
2 30 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 29 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (5.38%) SharePoint
5 25 (5.18%) IIS
6 15 (3.11%) NetWeaver
6 15 (3.11%) Skype for Business
7 13 (2.69%) JBoss
8 12 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (2.07%) Office Communications Server
9 10 (2.07%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.86%) CMS
11 5 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (1.04%) OpenEdge
11 5 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.62%) Apache
12 3 (0.62%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.62%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 93 (19.25%) MS Excel
2 38 (7.87%) MS Office
3 4 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (6.21%) SAP SD
2 28 (5.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 27 (5.59%) SAP CO
3 27 (5.59%) SAP FI
3 27 (5.59%) SAP FI/CO
4 18 (3.73%) SAP PS
5 11 (2.28%) Sage X3
5 11 (2.28%) SAP MM
6 10 (2.07%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (1.86%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (1.66%) Oracle 11i
8 8 (1.66%) Oracle Applications
8 8 (1.66%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (1.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 8 (1.66%) SAP BPC
9 7 (1.45%) SAP FI-AP
9 7 (1.45%) SAP FI-AR
10 6 (1.24%) SAP Business One
10 6 (1.24%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 42 (8.70%) Office 365
2 26 (5.38%) SaaS
3 25 (5.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.66%) Force.com
5 6 (1.24%) PaaS
6 5 (1.04%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 37 (7.66%) SAN
2 25 (5.18%) Internet
3 20 (4.14%) Firewall
4 19 (3.93%) LAN
4 19 (3.93%) WAN
5 16 (3.31%) TCP/IP
6 11 (2.28%) DNS
6 11 (2.28%) NAS
7 7 (1.45%) ADSL
7 7 (1.45%) Broadband
8 5 (1.04%) 3GPP
8 5 (1.04%) FTP
8 5 (1.04%) LTE
8 5 (1.04%) SS7
8 5 (1.04%) Value-Added Service
8 5 (1.04%) VoLTE
8 5 (1.04%) VPN
8 5 (1.04%) Wireless
9 3 (0.62%) HTTP
9 3 (0.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (18.63%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (3.31%) MySQL
4 14 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (2.69%) SAP BW
6 12 (2.48%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.28%) SAP BI
8 10 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.45%) QlikView
10 7 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.83%) HDInsight
13 4 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.83%) Power BI
13 4 (0.83%) SAP HANA
13 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (3.11%) JIRA
2 6 (1.24%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.83%) Maven
3 4 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (0.83%) Subversion
4 3 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.41%) Bugzilla
5 2 (0.41%) Gradle
General
1 125 (25.88%) Finance
2 36 (7.45%) Retail
3 32 (6.63%) Publishing
4 29 (6.00%) Manufacturing
5 19 (3.93%) Banking
6 15 (3.11%) Advertising
6 15 (3.11%) Legal
7 12 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.07%) Law
9 8 (1.66%) Billing
9 8 (1.66%) Multimedia
10 6 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.04%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.83%) Back Office
12 4 (0.83%) Local Government
13 3 (0.62%) Front Office
13 3 (0.62%) German Language
14 2 (0.41%) Automotive
14 2 (0.41%) Marketing
15 1 (0.21%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (10.35%) .NET
2 34 (7.04%) XML
3 17 (3.52%) HTML
3 17 (3.52%) WCF
4 13 (2.69%) Web Services
5 10 (2.07%) EDI
5 10 (2.07%) Middleware
5 10 (2.07%) SAP XI
6 8 (1.66%) CSS
7 7 (1.45%) SOAP
8 6 (1.24%) REST
9 5 (1.04%) Django
10 4 (0.83%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (0.83%) MCollective
11 3 (0.62%) MDX
12 2 (0.41%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.41%) jQuery
12 2 (0.41%) JSON
12 2 (0.41%) SAP Basis
12 2 (0.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.73%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.52%) Data Centre
3 17 (3.52%) Driving Licence
4 14 (2.90%) Clustering
5 12 (2.48%) CMDB
6 8 (1.66%) AS400
6 8 (1.66%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.24%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.62%) PKI
9 3 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.41%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.41%) Life Science
10 2 (0.41%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.41%) Physics
10 2 (0.41%) Social Media
10 2 (0.41%) Statistics
11 1 (0.21%) iPad
11 1 (0.21%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 125 (25.88%) Windows
2 63 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 51 (10.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (10.35%) Linux
5 47 (9.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (4.97%) Unix
7 17 (3.52%) Windows 7
7 17 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (3.31%) Windows 8
9 15 (3.11%) Solaris
9 15 (3.11%) Windows 2000 Server
10 10 (2.07%) Windows 10
10 10 (2.07%) Windows XP
11 9 (1.86%) Ubuntu
12 8 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.04%) Android
14 4 (0.83%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.83%) CentOS
15 3 (0.62%) AIX
15 3 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (10.35%) ERP
2 47 (9.73%) ITIL
3 45 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (9.32%) Incident Management
4 36 (7.45%) Service Management
5 34 (7.04%) Change Management
5 34 (7.04%) ITSM
6 33 (6.83%) CRM
7 31 (6.42%) Problem Management
8 25 (5.18%) Presales
9 21 (4.35%) Project Management
10 16 (3.31%) Logistics
11 15 (3.11%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (3.11%) Service Delivery
12 13 (2.69%) Mentoring
13 12 (2.48%) Analytics
14 10 (2.07%) Risk Management
14 10 (2.07%) Software Testing
14 10 (2.07%) Time Management
15 9 (1.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (23.60%) SQL
2 26 (5.38%) Java
3 22 (4.55%) ABAP
4 17 (3.52%) C#
5 12 (2.48%) PL/SQL
5 12 (2.48%) RPG
6 8 (1.66%) JavaScript
6 8 (1.66%) Python
6 8 (1.66%) R
7 7 (1.45%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.24%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.24%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.24%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.04%) C++
9 5 (1.04%) OpenEdge ABL
9 5 (1.04%) Progress 4GL
10 4 (0.83%) Ruby
10 4 (0.83%) VB
10 4 (0.83%) VBScript
11 3 (0.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 61 (12.63%) Degree
2 38 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.31%) MCSE
4 13 (2.69%) MCITP
5 12 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (1.86%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.66%) ACCA
8 7 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.24%) CCNA
10 5 (1.04%) MCSA
11 4 (0.83%) HND
11 4 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.62%) CCA
12 3 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.62%) MCP
12 3 (0.62%) RHCSA
12 3 (0.62%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.41%) CCEE
13 2 (0.41%) CCNP
13 2 (0.41%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.97%) SLA
2 3 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.21%) QA
System Software
1 65 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (12.01%) Active Directory
3 26 (5.38%) XenApp
3 26 (5.38%) XenDesktop
4 24 (4.97%) Hyper-V
5 11 (2.28%) vSphere
6 6 (1.24%) vCloud
7 4 (0.83%) Docker
7 4 (0.83%) XenServer
8 3 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.41%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.41%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.41%) Xen
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.21%) Squid
10 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (1.66%) SCCM
2 7 (1.45%) Puppet
3 5 (1.04%) SCOM
4 4 (0.83%) Ansible
4 4 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.83%) ZABBIX
5 3 (0.62%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (0.62%) vRealize
6 2 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.41%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.41%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.41%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.21%) cPanel
7 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.21%) Legato
7 1 (0.21%) MOM
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 150 (31.06%) Microsoft
2 103 (21.33%) VMware
3 71 (14.70%) SAP
4 48 (9.94%) Oracle
5 45 (9.32%) Citrix
6 33 (6.83%) BMC
7 28 (5.80%) Remedy
8 20 (4.14%) IBM
8 20 (4.14%) Sage
9 18 (3.73%) Cisco
10 12 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (1.86%) Sybase
12 8 (1.66%) Facebook
12 8 (1.66%) HP
12 8 (1.66%) Twitter
13 7 (1.45%) Dell
13 7 (1.45%) EMC
13 7 (1.45%) Progress
13 7 (1.45%) Sun
13 7 (1.45%) Tableau
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £31000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £31000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus Sceme
Posted: 18 hours ago
Penzance
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dumfries & Galloway
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus car and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus,excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recruit121
Salary: Up to £65,000 + benefits & bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
SDC
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £31000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus Sceme
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
AWD online
Salary: Negotiable (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Northamptonshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + home working, good pension plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £31000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum + Pension + Bonuses
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago