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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Consultant
UK
Rank 703 692 636
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 153 257 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.26% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 121 192 280
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,300 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -11.25%

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
80929 97392 101732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67146 81719 84044
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +4 146 £40,000 +6.66% 27
London +72 55 £40,625 -9.72% 11
South East +8 36 £37,500 -6.25% 4
East of England +13 14 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Berkshire +24 11 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Yorkshire +23 11 £32,500 +4.83% 2
City of London +35 10 £60,000 -17.80% 5
West Yorkshire +32 10 £30,000 -3.22% 2
Cambridgeshire -11 9 £35,000 - 2
North West -62 9 £35,000 +12.00%
Hampshire -7 8 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Leeds +26 7 £33,750 +8.87% 1
Cambridge +5 7 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Oxfordshire +4 6 £32,000 +16.36% 1
Manchester -53 6 £35,000 +62.79%
West Midlands +31 5 £35,000 - 2
South West +22 5 £27,500 -21.42% 1
East Midlands +8 5 £48,000 +59.73% 4
Southampton +2 5 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Essex +24 4 £40,000 +40.35%
South Wales +19 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1
West Sussex +10 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Wales +10 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Maidenhead +5 4 £40,000 +21.21%
Derby - 4 £48,000 -
Crawley - 4 £30,000 -
Colchester - 4 £40,000 -
Derbyshire - 4 £48,000 -
Buckinghamshire +26 3 £51,000 +20.00%
Bracknell +9 3 £40,000 +60.00%

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 114 (30.16%) SQL
2 110 (29.10%) Microsoft
3 102 (26.98%) Finance
4 101 (26.72%) Windows
5 74 (19.58%) SAP
6 69 (18.25%) MS Excel
7 58 (15.34%) ERP
8 56 (14.81%) ITIL
9 54 (14.29%) SLA
9 54 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 50 (13.23%) SQL Server
10 50 (13.23%) Manufacturing
11 45 (11.90%) Windows Server
12 44 (11.64%) Sage
12 44 (11.64%) Retail
13 42 (11.11%) Unix
14 40 (10.58%) Oracle
15 39 (10.32%) Degree
16 38 (10.05%) Linux
17 37 (9.79%) Advertising
18 36 (9.52%) Active Directory
19 35 (9.26%) CRM
20 30 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
21 29 (7.67%) Banking
22 28 (7.41%) MS Office
22 28 (7.41%) C#
23 27 (7.14%) .NET
23 27 (7.14%) SAP FI
23 27 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
23 27 (7.14%) SAP CO

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 23 (6.08%) MS Exchange
2 17 (4.50%) IIS
3 13 (3.44%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.17%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.91%) Skype for Business
6 10 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (2.65%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.12%) Apache
8 6 (1.59%) CMS
8 6 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.32%) JBoss
9 5 (1.32%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.79%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.79%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.53%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 69 (18.25%) MS Excel
2 28 (7.41%) MS Office
3 4 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.53%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (7.14%) SAP CO
1 27 (7.14%) SAP FI
1 27 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
2 26 (6.88%) Sage 200
3 23 (6.08%) Dynamics NAV
4 21 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
5 14 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (3.44%) SAP Business One
7 10 (2.65%) SAP HR
8 9 (2.38%) Infor M3
8 9 (2.38%) Sage 1000
9 8 (2.12%) Sage X3
9 8 (2.12%) SAP HCM
10 7 (1.85%) Oracle Assets
10 7 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (1.85%) Unit4 Business World
11 6 (1.59%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (1.59%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 6 (1.59%) Oracle Payables
11 6 (1.59%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.56%) Office 365
2 16 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.79%) SaaS
6 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.53%) Data Lake Analytics
6 2 (0.53%) Force.com
6 2 (0.53%) G Suite
6 2 (0.53%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.53%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.03%) Firewall
2 14 (3.70%) VPN
3 10 (2.65%) DNS
3 10 (2.65%) WAN
4 9 (2.38%) LAN
4 9 (2.38%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.12%) DHCP
6 5 (1.32%) HTTP
7 4 (1.06%) Skype
8 3 (0.79%) LDAP
8 3 (0.79%) Network Security
8 3 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.79%) Wireless
9 2 (0.53%) FTP
9 2 (0.53%) SMTP
9 2 (0.53%) VLAN
10 1 (0.26%) Internet
10 1 (0.26%) PBX
10 1 (0.26%) SAN
10 1 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (13.23%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.59%) Big Data
6 5 (1.32%) DB2
6 5 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.06%) Essbase
7 4 (1.06%) MS Access
7 4 (1.06%) MySQL
7 4 (1.06%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (0.79%) OLAP
8 3 (0.79%) QlikView
8 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (2.38%) JIRA
2 4 (1.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.26%) Toad
3 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
General
1 102 (26.98%) Finance
2 50 (13.23%) Manufacturing
3 44 (11.64%) Retail
4 37 (9.79%) Advertising
5 29 (7.67%) Banking
6 20 (5.29%) Publishing
7 14 (3.70%) Marketing
8 12 (3.17%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.85%) Electronics
10 6 (1.59%) Back Office
11 4 (1.06%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.06%) Military
12 3 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.79%) Legal
13 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.53%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.26%) French Language
14 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.14%) .NET
2 18 (4.76%) CSS
3 16 (4.23%) XML
4 13 (3.44%) HTML
5 10 (2.65%) Web Services
6 8 (2.12%) iOS SDK
7 6 (1.59%) SAP ALE
8 5 (1.32%) BAPI
8 5 (1.32%) SAP Smart Forms
8 5 (1.32%) XSLT
9 4 (1.06%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.06%) EDI
9 4 (1.06%) Middleware
9 4 (1.06%) ODBC
10 3 (0.79%) Classic ASP
10 3 (0.79%) J2EE
10 3 (0.79%) JSF
10 3 (0.79%) XSD
11 2 (0.53%) CSS3
11 2 (0.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.17%) Fixed Income
5 10 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.38%) Clustering
7 8 (2.12%) EPoS
8 7 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.79%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.79%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (0.79%) Derivative
9 3 (0.79%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.79%) Eurex
9 3 (0.79%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (0.53%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.53%) iPad
10 2 (0.53%) NHS
10 2 (0.53%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.26%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 101 (26.72%) Windows
2 45 (11.90%) Windows Server
3 42 (11.11%) Unix
4 38 (10.05%) Linux
5 19 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (3.97%) Apple iOS
7 10 (2.65%) Android
7 10 (2.65%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.85%) Solaris
10 5 (1.32%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.53%) AIX
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.53%) OS/390
11 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (15.34%) ERP
2 56 (14.81%) ITIL
3 35 (9.26%) CRM
4 30 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (5.82%) Migration
6 21 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 20 (5.29%) Analytics
7 20 (5.29%) Time Management
8 19 (5.03%) Service Delivery
8 19 (5.03%) Test Scripting
9 16 (4.23%) Presales
9 16 (4.23%) Project Management
10 15 (3.97%) ITSM
11 14 (3.70%) DevOps
11 14 (3.70%) Problem Management
12 12 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (3.17%) Change Management
12 12 (3.17%) Mathematics
13 11 (2.91%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (2.91%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 114 (30.16%) SQL
2 28 (7.41%) C#
3 24 (6.35%) Java
3 24 (6.35%) Perl
4 21 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 16 (4.23%) C
6 15 (3.97%) PHP
7 14 (3.70%) Python
8 13 (3.44%) JavaScript
9 12 (3.17%) ABAP
9 12 (3.17%) Bash Shell
9 12 (3.17%) C++
9 12 (3.17%) PowerShell
9 12 (3.17%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.12%) Assembly Language
10 8 (2.12%) VBScript
11 5 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.32%) SAPscript
12 3 (0.79%) XPath
13 2 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (10.32%) Degree
2 15 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (3.44%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.91%) AWS Certification
5 9 (2.38%) MCITP
6 5 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.06%) AAT
7 4 (1.06%) CCA
7 4 (1.06%) MCSE
7 4 (1.06%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.79%) MCSA
8 3 (0.79%) PMP
9 2 (0.53%) MCT
9 2 (0.53%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.26%) CAPM
10 1 (0.26%) CCNA
10 1 (0.26%) CCNP
10 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.26%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (14.29%) SLA
2 13 (3.44%) QA
3 10 (2.65%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) GxP
5 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.26%) vSphere
7 1 (0.26%) XenApp
7 1 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (3.44%) Puppet
2 11 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.53%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.53%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (0.53%) SCCM
5 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.26%) DameWare
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.26%) Nagios
5 1 (0.26%) SCOM
5 1 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 110 (29.10%) Microsoft
2 74 (19.58%) SAP
3 44 (11.64%) Sage
4 40 (10.58%) Oracle
5 22 (5.82%) VMware
6 11 (2.91%) Infor
7 9 (2.38%) ION Trading
7 9 (2.38%) JD Edwards
8 8 (2.12%) SolarWinds
9 7 (1.85%) IBM
10 6 (1.59%) Cisco
10 6 (1.59%) Citrix
10 6 (1.59%) Forcepoint
10 6 (1.59%) Google
10 6 (1.59%) LANDesk
10 6 (1.59%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.59%) Tripwire
11 5 (1.32%) Adobe
11 5 (1.32%) Apple
12 4 (1.06%) Hyperion
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