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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 651 698 619
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 214 278 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.27% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 167 211 331
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
86161 103624 111063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71560 86373 91858
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +32 209 £38,500 +2.66% 29
South East +56 61 £37,750 -16.11% 3
London +40 57 £37,500 -3.84% 8
Berkshire +48 26 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands -3 26 £50,000 +38.88% 2
East of England +30 21 £47,000 +34.28% 2
Birmingham +1 18 £62,500 +70.06% 2
Reading +31 13 £62,500 +38.88% 1
City of London +20 12 £38,750 +3.33% 3
Hertfordshire +20 12 £47,000 +34.28% 1
East Midlands +23 11 £44,000 +46.66% 1
South West +18 10 £27,500 - 2
Surrey +2 10 £37,500 -31.81%
North West -51 10 £38,000 +16.92% 3
North East - 10 £26,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £26,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 10 £26,000 -
Derbyshire +23 9 £44,000 +46.66%
Derby +14 9 £44,000 +46.66%
Manchester -35 9 £39,000 +20.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +16 8 £40,250 +23.84%
Hampshire +15 8 £39,000 +11.42% 1
Newbury - 8 £37,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £47,000 -
Kent +18 6 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire +17 6 £38,750 +13.97%
Southampton +10 6 - -
Yorkshire +5 5 £27,000 -27.02% 8
Oxford +15 4 £38,750 +40.90%
Cambridge - 4 £35,250 -

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 168 (35.44%) Microsoft
2 125 (26.37%) Windows
3 118 (24.89%) SQL
4 115 (24.26%) Finance
5 112 (23.63%) SAP
6 81 (17.09%) MS Excel
7 71 (14.98%) Retail
8 70 (14.77%) Manufacturing
9 66 (13.92%) ITIL
10 64 (13.50%) SQL Server
11 56 (11.81%) Windows Server
12 54 (11.39%) Linux
13 53 (11.18%) Oracle
13 53 (11.18%) ERP
13 53 (11.18%) Degree
14 51 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
15 47 (9.92%) SLA
15 47 (9.92%) MS Office
16 46 (9.70%) CRM
17 44 (9.28%) Unix
17 44 (9.28%) Publishing
18 42 (8.86%) .NET
19 41 (8.65%) Sage
19 41 (8.65%) Advertising
20 39 (8.23%) Active Directory
21 36 (7.59%) Incident Management
22 35 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
23 32 (6.75%) Microsoft Certification
24 31 (6.54%) VMware
25 30 (6.33%) Banking

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 22 (4.64%) IIS
1 22 (4.64%) Skype for Business
2 18 (3.80%) MS Exchange
2 18 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.32%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.48%) Apache
5 7 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (1.48%) JBoss
5 7 (1.48%) WebLogic
5 7 (1.48%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.63%) CMS
8 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.42%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (0.42%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 81 (17.09%) MS Excel
2 47 (9.92%) MS Office
3 11 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 27 (5.70%) SAP CO
1 27 (5.70%) SAP FI
1 27 (5.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 26 (5.49%) Dynamics AX
3 25 (5.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 23 (4.85%) Dynamics NAV
5 21 (4.43%) SAP HCM
6 19 (4.01%) Sage 200
7 17 (3.59%) SAP SD
8 12 (2.53%) SAP Business One
9 11 (2.32%) Sage X3
9 11 (2.32%) SAP HR
10 9 (1.90%) Infor M3
10 9 (1.90%) SAP FI-AP
11 8 (1.69%) SAP BPC
11 8 (1.69%) SAP CRM
11 8 (1.69%) SAP PS
12 7 (1.48%) Movex
12 7 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
12 7 (1.48%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.06%) Office 365
2 18 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.16%) SuccessFactors
4 14 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.63%) SaaS
6 2 (0.42%) Data Lake Analytics
6 2 (0.42%) G Suite
6 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.42%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.21%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.85%) Firewall
2 16 (3.38%) LAN
2 16 (3.38%) WAN
3 15 (3.16%) Internet
4 14 (2.95%) DNS
5 12 (2.53%) VPN
6 9 (1.90%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.69%) DHCP
8 7 (1.48%) ADSL
8 7 (1.48%) Broadband
9 6 (1.27%) HTTP
10 5 (1.05%) LDAP
10 5 (1.05%) Skype
11 4 (0.84%) NetScaler
12 3 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.63%) Wireless
13 2 (0.42%) FTP
13 2 (0.42%) Network Security
13 2 (0.42%) SAN
13 2 (0.42%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (13.50%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.06%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (3.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 15 (3.16%) SAP BW
4 14 (2.95%) MySQL
5 12 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.69%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (1.27%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.05%) Big Data
10 4 (0.84%) DB2
10 4 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.63%) Essbase
11 3 (0.63%) MS Access
11 3 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.63%) QlikView
11 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (2.32%) JIRA
2 4 (0.84%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.21%) Toad
General
1 115 (24.26%) Finance
2 71 (14.98%) Retail
3 70 (14.77%) Manufacturing
4 44 (9.28%) Publishing
5 41 (8.65%) Advertising
6 30 (6.33%) Banking
7 10 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.90%) Marketing
9 5 (1.05%) Electronics
9 5 (1.05%) Legal
10 4 (0.84%) Back Office
10 4 (0.84%) Local Government
10 4 (0.84%) Military
11 3 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.42%) Billing
12 2 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.21%) French Language
13 1 (0.21%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (8.86%) .NET
2 17 (3.59%) HTML
3 15 (3.16%) CSS
3 15 (3.16%) XML
4 12 (2.53%) EDI
4 12 (2.53%) Web Services
5 9 (1.90%) SAP XI
6 8 (1.69%) iOS SDK
7 6 (1.27%) Middleware
7 6 (1.27%) SAP ALE
8 5 (1.05%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.05%) BAPI
8 5 (1.05%) SAP Smart Forms
9 4 (0.84%) Classic ASP
9 4 (0.84%) ODBC
10 3 (0.63%) CSS3
10 3 (0.63%) XSD
10 3 (0.63%) XSLT
11 2 (0.42%) HTML5
11 2 (0.42%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.85%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.74%) Clustering
5 8 (1.69%) EPoS
5 8 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 7 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (1.27%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.05%) CMDB
8 5 (1.05%) Statistics
9 4 (0.84%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.84%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.84%) iPad
10 3 (0.63%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.63%) PKI
11 2 (0.42%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.42%) Eurex
11 2 (0.42%) NHS
11 2 (0.42%) Replication
11 2 (0.42%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 125 (26.37%) Windows
2 56 (11.81%) Windows Server
3 54 (11.39%) Linux
4 44 (9.28%) Unix
5 19 (4.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.95%) Apple iOS
8 12 (2.53%) Android
9 11 (2.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (2.11%) Solaris
11 8 (1.69%) Windows 7
12 6 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.27%) Windows 8
13 5 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.05%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.63%) CentOS
15 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.63%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.42%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (13.92%) ITIL
2 53 (11.18%) ERP
3 46 (9.70%) CRM
4 36 (7.59%) Incident Management
5 35 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (6.12%) Service Delivery
6 29 (6.12%) Time Management
7 28 (5.91%) Migration
7 28 (5.91%) Presales
8 23 (4.85%) Project Management
9 20 (4.22%) Problem Management
10 19 (4.01%) Analytics
10 19 (4.01%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (4.01%) ITSM
11 18 (3.80%) DevOps
12 17 (3.59%) Change Management
12 17 (3.59%) Service Management
13 14 (2.95%) Logistics
14 13 (2.74%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (2.53%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 118 (24.89%) SQL
2 29 (6.12%) Perl
3 25 (5.27%) Shell Script
4 21 (4.43%) C#
4 21 (4.43%) Java
5 19 (4.01%) ABAP
6 18 (3.80%) PHP
6 18 (3.80%) Python
7 16 (3.38%) C
8 13 (2.74%) Bash Shell
8 13 (2.74%) JavaScript
9 11 (2.32%) C++
9 11 (2.32%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.69%) Assembly Language
10 8 (1.69%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.27%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.05%) SAPscript
12 5 (1.05%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.05%) VBA
12 5 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (11.18%) Degree
2 32 (6.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (4.22%) MCITP
4 15 (3.16%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.74%) AWS Certification
6 9 (1.90%) MCSA
7 7 (1.48%) ACCA
8 5 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.84%) MCSE
9 4 (0.84%) RHCSA
9 4 (0.84%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.42%) AAT
10 2 (0.42%) CCNA
10 2 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.42%) MCT
10 2 (0.42%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.21%) CCDA
11 1 (0.21%) CCNP
11 1 (0.21%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.21%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (9.92%) SLA
2 12 (2.53%) QA
3 10 (2.11%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) GxP
5 1 (0.21%) HL7
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (8.23%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.74%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.27%) vSphere
4 6 (1.27%) XenApp
5 4 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (0.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.63%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.63%) XenServer
7 2 (0.42%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.42%) vCloud
7 2 (0.42%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (3.59%) Puppet
2 13 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.84%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (0.84%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (0.63%) vRealize
5 2 (0.42%) SCCM
6 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.21%) Nagios
6 1 (0.21%) SCOM
6 1 (0.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 168 (35.44%) Microsoft
2 112 (23.63%) SAP
3 53 (11.18%) Oracle
4 41 (8.65%) Sage
5 31 (6.54%) VMware
6 18 (3.80%) Citrix
7 10 (2.11%) Infor
7 10 (2.11%) JD Edwards
7 10 (2.11%) Red Hat
7 10 (2.11%) Remedy
8 8 (1.69%) IBM
8 8 (1.69%) SolarWinds
9 7 (1.48%) BMC
9 7 (1.48%) Cisco
10 6 (1.27%) Adobe
10 6 (1.27%) Apple
10 6 (1.27%) Forcepoint
10 6 (1.27%) Google
10 6 (1.27%) LANDesk
10 6 (1.27%) Sybase
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 27k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £18,000 to £19,000 per annum Plus 6% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Washington Frank
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Washington Frank
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Holiday, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Holiday, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Holiday, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NCC Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
The SmartList
Posted: 14 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
The SmartList
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £17,000 + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago