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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 693 708 592
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -116
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 220 268 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.25% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.26% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 158 201 381
Median salary £38,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £24,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £49,900 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 September 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 +19 205 £38,000 +2.70% 34
London +43 68 £37,500 -3.84% 10
South East +5 43 £40,000 +8.10% 6
West Midlands +7 28 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Berkshire +23 24 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Birmingham -8 23 £62,500 +113.67% 1
East of England +35 21 £40,000 +6.52% 3
North West -9 19 £27,500 -12.00% 1
Reading +27 14 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Manchester -13 14 £35,250 +53.26% 1
East Midlands +26 13 £24,000 -26.15% 2
Hertfordshire +22 9 £47,000 -10.47%
South West 0 9 £34,750 -13.12% 3
City of London +46 8 £37,500 +36.36% 4
Oxfordshire -9 7 £47,500 +65.21% 1
Derbyshire - 7 - -
Cambridgeshire +13 6 £37,750 +7.78% 2
Cambridge +8 6 £37,750 +0.53%
Oxford -5 6 £40,000 +25.00%
Chesterfield - 6 - -
Essex - 6 £55,000 -
Wales - 6 £47,500 -
Hampshire +12 5 £38,000 +72.72%
Cheshire +31 4 £22,500 -
Wiltshire +6 4 - -
Rochdale -9 4 £19,500 -2.50%
Kent - 4 £27,000 - 1
South Wales - 4 £50,000 -
Cardiff - 4 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +17 3 £37,500 +17.18% 2

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 146 (31.53%) Microsoft
2 116 (25.05%) Windows
3 110 (23.76%) Finance
4 108 (23.33%) SAP
5 104 (22.46%) SQL
6 73 (15.77%) MS Excel
7 71 (15.33%) SQL Server
8 56 (12.10%) Windows Server
9 55 (11.88%) ITIL
10 53 (11.45%) Linux
10 53 (11.45%) Oracle
10 53 (11.45%) Manufacturing
11 52 (11.23%) Retail
12 48 (10.37%) VMware
13 46 (9.94%) MS Office
14 45 (9.72%) CRM
15 44 (9.50%) Publishing
15 44 (9.50%) Degree
16 42 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
17 41 (8.86%) ERP
18 40 (8.64%) .NET
19 39 (8.42%) Unix
19 39 (8.42%) Incident Management
20 38 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
21 37 (7.99%) Active Directory
22 34 (7.34%) SAP FI
22 34 (7.34%) SAP FI/CO
22 34 (7.34%) SAP CO
23 30 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
23 30 (6.48%) Office 365

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 27 (5.83%) IIS
2 21 (4.54%) Skype for Business
3 16 (3.46%) SharePoint
4 15 (3.24%) MS Exchange
5 11 (2.38%) NetWeaver
6 9 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (1.94%) JBoss
7 7 (1.51%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.30%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.08%) Apache
9 5 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.08%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.43%) CMS
11 2 (0.43%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 73 (15.77%) MS Excel
2 46 (9.94%) MS Office
3 9 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 34 (7.34%) SAP CO
1 34 (7.34%) SAP FI
1 34 (7.34%) SAP FI/CO
2 28 (6.05%) SAP SD
3 24 (5.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 18 (3.89%) SAP PS
5 17 (3.67%) Dynamics AX
5 17 (3.67%) SAP HCM
6 16 (3.46%) Remedy ITSM
7 11 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
7 11 (2.38%) SAP MM
8 10 (2.16%) SAP BPC
8 10 (2.16%) SAP FI-AP
8 10 (2.16%) SAP FI-AR
9 8 (1.73%) Sage 200
9 8 (1.73%) SAP HR
10 7 (1.51%) SAP CRM
11 6 (1.30%) Dynamics GP
11 6 (1.30%) Sage X3
11 6 (1.30%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.48%) Office 365
2 19 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.81%) SuccessFactors
4 11 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.38%) SaaS
5 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.43%) Force.com
6 2 (0.43%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.43%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.22%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.97%) Internet
2 19 (4.10%) Firewall
3 16 (3.46%) LAN
4 14 (3.02%) WAN
5 11 (2.38%) ADSL
5 11 (2.38%) Broadband
6 10 (2.16%) DNS
7 9 (1.94%) SAN
8 8 (1.73%) TCP/IP
9 7 (1.51%) LDAP
9 7 (1.51%) VPN
10 5 (1.08%) FTP
10 5 (1.08%) HTTP
10 5 (1.08%) NetScaler
11 4 (0.86%) NAS
11 4 (0.86%) Wireless
12 3 (0.65%) 3GPP
12 3 (0.65%) LTE
12 3 (0.65%) SS7
12 3 (0.65%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.05%) BusinessObjects
3 22 (4.75%) SAP BI
3 22 (4.75%) SAP BW
4 20 (4.32%) MySQL
5 11 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.73%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.51%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.30%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.08%) DB2
9 5 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.86%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.86%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.86%) SAP HANA
11 3 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.65%) QlikView
11 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (2.81%) JIRA
2 4 (0.86%) Subversion
3 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.43%) Bugzilla
3 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.43%) Gradle
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.22%) Toad
4 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 110 (23.76%) Finance
2 53 (11.45%) Manufacturing
3 52 (11.23%) Retail
4 44 (9.50%) Publishing
5 24 (5.18%) Advertising
6 22 (4.75%) Banking
7 12 (2.59%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.38%) Legal
9 5 (1.08%) Billing
9 5 (1.08%) Law
9 5 (1.08%) Local Government
10 4 (0.86%) Marketing
11 3 (0.65%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.43%) Automotive
12 2 (0.43%) Electronics
12 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.43%) Front Office
12 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.22%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (8.64%) .NET
2 18 (3.89%) HTML
3 17 (3.67%) XML
4 10 (2.16%) EDI
4 10 (2.16%) SAP XI
5 9 (1.94%) Web Services
6 6 (1.30%) CSS
6 6 (1.30%) Middleware
6 6 (1.30%) SOAP
7 5 (1.08%) Django
7 5 (1.08%) REST
8 4 (0.86%) BAPI
8 4 (0.86%) SAP ALE
8 4 (0.86%) SAP Smart Forms
9 3 (0.65%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.65%) SAP Basis
10 2 (0.43%) Java EE
10 2 (0.43%) jQuery
10 2 (0.43%) JSON
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.89%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.02%) Clustering
3 14 (3.02%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.16%) Driving Licence
5 8 (1.73%) CMDB
6 6 (1.30%) Mathematics
7 4 (0.86%) Data Centre
7 4 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.65%) AS400
8 3 (0.65%) Fixed Income
8 3 (0.65%) Life Science
8 3 (0.65%) PKI
8 3 (0.65%) Statistics
9 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.43%) EPoS
9 2 (0.43%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (0.43%) iPad
9 2 (0.43%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 116 (25.05%) Windows
2 56 (12.10%) Windows Server
3 53 (11.45%) Linux
4 39 (8.42%) Unix
5 21 (4.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (3.67%) Solaris
8 10 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.94%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.51%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (1.51%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.51%) Windows XP
11 6 (1.30%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.30%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (1.08%) AIX
12 5 (1.08%) Android
13 4 (0.86%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (11.88%) ITIL
2 45 (9.72%) CRM
3 41 (8.86%) ERP
4 39 (8.42%) Incident Management
5 38 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (5.83%) Change Management
7 26 (5.62%) Service Delivery
7 26 (5.62%) Service Management
8 24 (5.18%) Time Management
9 23 (4.97%) Migration
9 23 (4.97%) Problem Management
10 22 (4.75%) Presales
11 20 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (4.10%) ITSM
13 17 (3.67%) Project Management
14 16 (3.46%) Mentoring
15 15 (3.24%) Logistics
16 13 (2.81%) DevOps
17 12 (2.59%) User Acceptance Testing
18 11 (2.38%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 104 (22.46%) SQL
2 23 (4.97%) ABAP
3 22 (4.75%) Java
3 22 (4.75%) Shell Script
4 19 (4.10%) Perl
5 16 (3.46%) Python
6 13 (2.81%) JavaScript
7 12 (2.59%) PL/SQL
8 10 (2.16%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.73%) C
9 8 (1.73%) PHP
10 7 (1.51%) C#
10 7 (1.51%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.30%) C++
12 5 (1.08%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.86%) SAPscript
13 4 (0.86%) VBA
14 3 (0.65%) R
14 3 (0.65%) RPG
15 2 (0.43%) OpenEdge ABL
Qualifications
1 44 (9.50%) Degree
2 28 (6.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (4.32%) MCITP
4 10 (2.16%) ACCA
4 10 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (1.94%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.73%) AWS Certification
7 7 (1.51%) MCSA
7 7 (1.51%) RHCSA
8 4 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.86%) SAP Certification
8 4 (0.86%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.65%) CCNA
9 3 (0.65%) MCSE
10 2 (0.43%) CCNP
10 2 (0.43%) MCP
10 2 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.22%) CCDA
11 1 (0.22%) HP MASE
11 1 (0.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.97%) SLA
2 7 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.30%) QA
4 3 (0.65%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 37 (7.99%) Active Directory
2 30 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (4.54%) Hyper-V
4 14 (3.02%) XenApp
5 11 (2.38%) XenDesktop
6 9 (1.94%) vSphere
7 7 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.30%) XenServer
9 4 (0.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.43%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.43%) vCloud
10 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (3.24%) Puppet
2 8 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.51%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (0.86%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (0.86%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (0.65%) vRealize
6 2 (0.43%) SCCM
7 1 (0.22%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.22%) MOM
7 1 (0.22%) Nagios
7 1 (0.22%) SCOM
7 1 (0.22%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 146 (31.53%) Microsoft
2 108 (23.33%) SAP
3 53 (11.45%) Oracle
4 48 (10.37%) VMware
5 25 (5.40%) Citrix
6 22 (4.75%) Sage
7 18 (3.89%) Remedy
8 16 (3.46%) BMC
9 13 (2.81%) Red Hat
10 12 (2.59%) IBM
11 10 (2.16%) Cisco
12 7 (1.51%) HP
13 6 (1.30%) Apple
13 6 (1.30%) Computacenter
13 6 (1.30%) Cyber-Ark
13 6 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (1.30%) Sybase
14 5 (1.08%) Cognos
14 5 (1.08%) Novell
15 4 (0.86%) Veritas
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Airbus Group Careers
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
North East England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + 15% shift allowance & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
KEYRESOURCE
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Recruit121
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £80,000 per annum Plus a range of Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Somerbys IT
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum dependent upon experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Horsham
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago