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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 718 647 611
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 223 355 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.33% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 169 315 347
Median salary £35,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%

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
99119 108062 116837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83362 88174 94782
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -94 212 £35,500 -4.56% 29
South East -24 65 £42,500 - 9
London -18 58 £45,500 +21.33% 5
Yorkshire +35 40 £31,000 -20.00% 4
West Yorkshire +46 33 £31,000 -27.90% 4
Leeds +29 29 £31,000 -38.00% 1
East of England +13 21 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Hampshire +14 18 £42,500 - 2
Surrey -16 16 £42,500 - 3
Berkshire +8 15 £38,750 -22.50% 4
North West +12 12 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Manchester +9 12 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Cambridge +7 12 £35,000 -6.72% 1
Southampton +4 12 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire 0 12 £35,000 -6.29% 1
South West -6 9 £29,000 -20.54% 3
Oxfordshire 0 7 £27,500 -8.33%
Weybridge - 7 £42,500 -
City of London +21 6 £35,000 - 3
Hertfordshire +16 6 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Watford +7 6 £45,000 -
Kent -11 6 £21,000 -67.69% 1
Reading +13 5 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Scotland +2 5 £27,500 -19.70% 4
Devon +14 4 £29,000 -
Oxford 0 4 £26,250 -12.50%
West Midlands -46 4 £37,500 +50.00%
Cullompton - 4 £29,000 -
Wakefield - 4 £22,000 - 3
Godalming - 3 £45,000 -

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 151 (30.75%) Windows
2 148 (30.14%) Microsoft
3 123 (25.05%) Finance
4 116 (23.63%) VMware
5 105 (21.38%) MS Excel
5 105 (21.38%) SQL Server
6 102 (20.77%) SQL
7 86 (17.52%) Windows Server
8 79 (16.09%) Active Directory
9 73 (14.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 70 (14.26%) VMware Infrastructure
11 67 (13.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 62 (12.63%) Degree
13 59 (12.02%) Oracle
14 58 (11.81%) ITIL
15 52 (10.59%) ERP
15 52 (10.59%) MS Exchange
16 51 (10.39%) Citrix
16 51 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
17 49 (9.98%) Linux
18 46 (9.37%) SAP
19 45 (9.16%) .NET
20 44 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
20 44 (8.96%) SAN
21 43 (8.76%) Presales
22 42 (8.55%) CRM
23 41 (8.35%) Office 365
24 40 (8.15%) SLA
25 39 (7.94%) MS Office
26 38 (7.74%) XML

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 52 (10.59%) MS Exchange
2 37 (7.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 31 (6.31%) SharePoint
5 27 (5.50%) IIS
6 15 (3.05%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (2.44%) NetWeaver
7 12 (2.44%) Skype for Business
8 11 (2.24%) JBoss
9 10 (2.04%) CMS
9 10 (2.04%) Office Communications Server
9 10 (2.04%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.83%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.63%) Apache
11 8 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (1.63%) WebLogic
12 5 (1.02%) OpenEdge
12 5 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 105 (21.38%) MS Excel
2 39 (7.94%) MS Office
3 7 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (4.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 20 (4.07%) Oracle EBS R12
3 18 (3.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 17 (3.46%) Oracle 11i
5 13 (2.65%) Oracle Applications
5 13 (2.65%) Oracle Financials
5 13 (2.65%) SAP CO
5 13 (2.65%) SAP FI
5 13 (2.65%) SAP FI/CO
5 13 (2.65%) SAP SD
6 12 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
7 11 (2.24%) Dynamics AX
7 11 (2.24%) Sage X3
8 8 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (1.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 8 (1.63%) SAP MM
9 7 (1.43%) Dynamics GP
9 7 (1.43%) SAP PS
10 6 (1.22%) SAP Business One
11 4 (0.81%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.35%) Office 365
2 22 (4.48%) SaaS
3 19 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.63%) Force.com
5 8 (1.63%) PaaS
6 3 (0.61%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.96%) SAN
2 29 (5.91%) Firewall
3 28 (5.70%) Internet
4 27 (5.50%) TCP/IP
5 25 (5.09%) DNS
6 18 (3.67%) LAN
6 18 (3.67%) WAN
7 14 (2.85%) DHCP
8 13 (2.65%) FTP
8 13 (2.65%) VPN
9 12 (2.44%) ADSL
10 8 (1.63%) NAS
11 7 (1.43%) ISDN
11 7 (1.43%) Wireless
12 6 (1.22%) PSTN
13 5 (1.02%) VoIP
14 4 (0.81%) 3GPP
14 4 (0.81%) HTTP
14 4 (0.81%) LTE
14 4 (0.81%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (21.38%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (3.05%) MySQL
6 13 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (1.63%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.63%) SAP BW
8 8 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.63%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (1.43%) Big Data
9 7 (1.43%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 7 (1.43%) HDInsight
9 7 (1.43%) Power BI
9 7 (1.43%) QlikView
9 7 (1.43%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 7 (1.43%) JIRA
1 7 (1.43%) Subversion
2 6 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.81%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.81%) Maven
4 4 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.41%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.20%) Gradle
6 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 123 (25.05%) Finance
2 18 (3.67%) Retail
2 18 (3.67%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.46%) Banking
4 13 (2.65%) Publishing
5 12 (2.44%) Advertising
5 12 (2.44%) Law
6 11 (2.24%) Legal
6 11 (2.24%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.63%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.63%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.22%) Billing
8 6 (1.22%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.02%) Local Government
10 4 (0.81%) Back Office
10 4 (0.81%) French Language
10 4 (0.81%) Front Office
10 4 (0.81%) German Language
11 3 (0.61%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (9.16%) .NET
2 38 (7.74%) XML
3 28 (5.70%) HTML
4 23 (4.68%) WCF
5 11 (2.24%) Middleware
5 11 (2.24%) Web Services
6 8 (1.63%) CSS
7 5 (1.02%) REST
7 5 (1.02%) SOAP
7 5 (1.02%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (0.81%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.81%) Entity Framework
8 4 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (0.81%) MCollective
9 3 (0.61%) J2EE
9 3 (0.61%) MDX
9 3 (0.61%) SAP Basis
9 3 (0.61%) WSH
9 3 (0.61%) XSLT
10 2 (0.41%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.70%) Computer Science
3 27 (5.50%) AS400
4 20 (4.07%) Data Centre
5 13 (2.65%) Clustering
5 13 (2.65%) Driving Licence
6 10 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.63%) Fixed Income
7 8 (1.63%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.43%) Derivative
9 6 (1.22%) CMDB
9 6 (1.22%) Equities
9 6 (1.22%) iSeries
9 6 (1.22%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.02%) Replication
11 4 (0.81%) EPoS
11 4 (0.81%) Physics
11 4 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.61%) Economics
12 3 (0.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 151 (30.75%) Windows
2 86 (17.52%) Windows Server
3 73 (14.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 67 (13.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (9.98%) Linux
6 30 (6.11%) Unix
6 30 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.07%) Windows 7
8 14 (2.85%) Windows XP
9 12 (2.44%) Solaris
9 12 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
10 11 (2.24%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.43%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.81%) Android
13 4 (0.81%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.81%) CentOS
13 4 (0.81%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.61%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (11.81%) ITIL
2 52 (10.59%) ERP
3 51 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (8.76%) Presales
5 42 (8.55%) CRM
6 30 (6.11%) Incident Management
6 30 (6.11%) ITSM
7 27 (5.50%) Service Management
8 22 (4.48%) Change Management
8 22 (4.48%) Problem Management
9 17 (3.46%) Project Management
10 16 (3.26%) Mentoring
11 15 (3.05%) Business Activity Monitoring
11 15 (3.05%) ETL
11 15 (3.05%) Migration
11 15 (3.05%) Risk Management
12 14 (2.85%) Analytics
12 14 (2.85%) Service Delivery
13 13 (2.65%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (2.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 102 (20.77%) SQL
2 28 (5.70%) C#
2 28 (5.70%) Java
2 28 (5.70%) RPG
3 21 (4.28%) PowerShell
4 17 (3.46%) R
5 13 (2.65%) Perl
6 12 (2.44%) ABAP
7 11 (2.24%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.63%) C++
8 8 (1.63%) VB
9 7 (1.43%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.22%) Python
11 5 (1.02%) OpenEdge ABL
11 5 (1.02%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.02%) Progress 4GL
11 5 (1.02%) Ruby
11 5 (1.02%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.81%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 62 (12.63%) Degree
2 44 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (4.68%) MCSE
4 14 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (2.85%) MCITP
5 11 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (1.83%) CCNA
6 9 (1.83%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.43%) MCP
8 5 (1.02%) VCP5
9 4 (0.81%) CCNP
9 4 (0.81%) HND
9 4 (0.81%) MCTS
9 4 (0.81%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.61%) MCSA
10 3 (0.61%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.41%) CCA
11 2 (0.41%) CCEE
11 2 (0.41%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.15%) SLA
2 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.20%) QA
System Software
1 79 (16.09%) Active Directory
2 70 (14.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (5.50%) XenApp
4 25 (5.09%) XenDesktop
5 18 (3.67%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.43%) vSphere
7 4 (0.81%) Docker
7 4 (0.81%) vCloud
8 3 (0.61%) DFS Replication
8 3 (0.61%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.20%) KVM
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.20%) Squid
10 1 (0.20%) Xen
10 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (1.63%) SCOM
2 7 (1.43%) Puppet
2 7 (1.43%) SCCM
3 6 (1.22%) Control-M
4 4 (0.81%) Ansible
4 4 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.81%) ZABBIX
5 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (0.41%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.41%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.41%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.41%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.20%) cPanel
7 1 (0.20%) DameWare
7 1 (0.20%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.20%) Legato
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 148 (30.14%) Microsoft
2 116 (23.63%) VMware
3 59 (12.02%) Oracle
4 51 (10.39%) Citrix
5 46 (9.37%) SAP
6 27 (5.50%) BMC
7 24 (4.89%) IBM
8 23 (4.68%) Cisco
8 23 (4.68%) Remedy
9 18 (3.67%) Sage
10 11 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (1.83%) Sun
12 8 (1.63%) Facebook
12 8 (1.63%) Twitter
13 7 (1.43%) HP
13 7 (1.43%) Progress
13 7 (1.43%) Tableau
14 6 (1.22%) EMC
14 6 (1.22%) Informatica
15 5 (1.02%) Apple
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: 23 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ringwood, Hampshire
Resource Management
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £18,500 to £20,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £46 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Recruit121
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Softsols
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 INCLUDING BONUS
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London / West End
Waterstons
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
South East, Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£45,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
South East, Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£45,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
South East, Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£45,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
South East, Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£45,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
South East, Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£45,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Wakefield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Certifications
Posted: 23 days ago