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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Consultant
UK
Rank 670 669 634
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 179 276 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.29% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 151 209 283
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +1 174 £37,500 - 25
London +63 59 £40,000 - 5
South East +30 43 £37,500 -11.76% 4
City of London +20 14 £37,500 -44.44% 2
East of England +9 13 £45,000 +28.57% 5
West Midlands +14 12 £38,250 +2.00% 2
North West -60 12 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Berkshire +35 11 £40,000 -5.88%
East Midlands +15 10 £44,000 +46.66% 1
Manchester -47 10 £37,500 +63.04% 1
West Yorkshire +33 9 £32,500 +38.29% 1
Yorkshire +25 9 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Hampshire +4 9 £38,000 -10.58%
Derbyshire +21 8 £46,000 +53.33%
Derby +17 8 £46,000 +53.33%
South West +14 8 £30,000 -2.43% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £26,000 - 1
North East - 8 £26,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 8 £26,000 - 1
Leeds +25 7 £33,750 +43.61%
Hertfordshire +3 7 £47,000 +34.28% 2
Oxfordshire +26 6 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Surrey +14 6 £38,250 -30.45%
Southampton +1 6 - -
Cambridgeshire -3 6 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Birmingham -8 5 £62,500 +66.66% 1
Dorset - 5 £27,500 - 1
West Sussex +10 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Crawley - 4 £30,000 -
Reading +32 3 £62,500 +76.05%

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 130 (33.77%) Microsoft
2 117 (30.39%) Windows
3 105 (27.27%) SQL
4 101 (26.23%) Finance
5 74 (19.22%) MS Excel
6 69 (17.92%) SAP
7 60 (15.58%) ITIL
8 59 (15.32%) SQL Server
9 55 (14.29%) Manufacturing
10 53 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
10 53 (13.77%) Windows Server
11 52 (13.51%) SLA
12 50 (12.99%) ERP
12 50 (12.99%) Retail
13 49 (12.73%) Linux
14 47 (12.21%) Oracle
15 44 (11.43%) Unix
16 41 (10.65%) Sage
17 39 (10.13%) Degree
18 38 (9.87%) Active Directory
19 37 (9.61%) CRM
20 36 (9.35%) Advertising
21 34 (8.83%) MS Office
22 30 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
23 28 (7.27%) .NET
23 28 (7.27%) Perl
24 27 (7.01%) Banking
25 26 (6.75%) Incident Management
26 24 (6.23%) Sage 200
26 24 (6.23%) Migration

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 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 21 (5.45%) IIS
3 16 (4.16%) Skype for Business
4 13 (3.38%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.38%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (2.34%) Apache
6 9 (2.34%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.56%) JBoss
8 6 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (1.56%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.04%) CMS
10 4 (1.04%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.78%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 74 (19.22%) MS Excel
2 34 (8.83%) MS Office
3 4 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (6.23%) Sage 200
2 21 (5.45%) Dynamics AX
2 21 (5.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 18 (4.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (4.16%) SAP CO
4 16 (4.16%) SAP FI
4 16 (4.16%) SAP FI/CO
5 12 (3.12%) SAP Business One
5 12 (3.12%) SAP HCM
6 10 (2.60%) Infor M3
7 9 (2.34%) Sage X3
7 9 (2.34%) SAP HR
8 8 (2.08%) Sage 1000
9 7 (1.82%) Oracle Assets
10 6 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
10 6 (1.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 6 (1.56%) Oracle iProcurement
10 6 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
10 6 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.71%) Office 365
2 18 (4.68%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.60%) SuccessFactors
4 8 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.52%) Data Lake Analytics
5 2 (0.52%) G Suite
5 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.52%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.26%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.71%) Firewall
2 14 (3.64%) VPN
3 13 (3.38%) WAN
4 12 (3.12%) DNS
4 12 (3.12%) LAN
5 9 (2.34%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.08%) DHCP
7 7 (1.82%) HTTP
8 5 (1.30%) Internet
8 5 (1.30%) LDAP
9 4 (1.04%) Skype
10 3 (0.78%) NetScaler
10 3 (0.78%) Network Security
10 3 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.78%) Wireless
11 2 (0.52%) ADSL
11 2 (0.52%) Broadband
11 2 (0.52%) FTP
11 2 (0.52%) SMTP
11 2 (0.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (2.60%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.34%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.08%) MySQL
5 8 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.56%) DB2
8 5 (1.30%) Big Data
8 5 (1.30%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 5 (1.30%) SAP BW
9 4 (1.04%) Essbase
9 4 (1.04%) MS Access
9 4 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.52%) QlikView
11 2 (0.52%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 9 (2.34%) JIRA
2 4 (1.04%) 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
1 101 (26.23%) Finance
2 55 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 50 (12.99%) Retail
4 36 (9.35%) Advertising
5 27 (7.01%) Banking
6 22 (5.71%) Publishing
7 14 (3.64%) Marketing
8 11 (2.86%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.56%) Back Office
9 6 (1.56%) Electronics
10 5 (1.30%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.04%) Legal
11 4 (1.04%) Military
12 3 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.78%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.52%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.27%) .NET
2 16 (4.16%) XML
3 15 (3.90%) CSS
4 11 (2.86%) HTML
5 10 (2.60%) Web Services
6 8 (2.08%) iOS SDK
7 6 (1.56%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.56%) SAP ALE
8 5 (1.30%) BAPI
8 5 (1.30%) Classic ASP
8 5 (1.30%) SAP Smart Forms
9 4 (1.04%) EDI
9 4 (1.04%) J2EE
9 4 (1.04%) Middleware
9 4 (1.04%) ODBC
9 4 (1.04%) XSLT
10 3 (0.78%) XSD
11 2 (0.52%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.52%) HTML5
11 2 (0.52%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.68%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.38%) Clustering
5 8 (2.08%) EPoS
6 7 (1.82%) Fixed Income
6 7 (1.82%) Mathematics
6 7 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.78%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.78%) Data Conversion
8 3 (0.78%) Eurex
8 3 (0.78%) Statistics
9 2 (0.52%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.52%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.52%) Fintech
9 2 (0.52%) iPad
9 2 (0.52%) NHS
9 2 (0.52%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 117 (30.39%) Windows
2 53 (13.77%) Windows Server
3 49 (12.73%) Linux
4 44 (11.43%) Unix
5 18 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (4.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (3.90%) Apple iOS
7 10 (2.60%) Android
7 10 (2.60%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (2.34%) Solaris
9 7 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.30%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.78%) CentOS
13 2 (0.52%) AIX
13 2 (0.52%) OS/390
13 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (15.58%) ITIL
2 50 (12.99%) ERP
3 37 (9.61%) CRM
4 30 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (6.75%) Incident Management
6 24 (6.23%) Migration
7 23 (5.97%) Service Delivery
8 22 (5.71%) Time Management
9 21 (5.45%) Presales
10 20 (5.19%) Analytics
11 18 (4.68%) DevOps
12 15 (3.90%) Project Management
13 14 (3.64%) ITSM
13 14 (3.64%) Problem Management
14 13 (3.38%) Change Management
14 13 (3.38%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (2.86%) Service Management
15 11 (2.86%) SOA
16 10 (2.60%) Microservices
16 10 (2.60%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (27.27%) SQL
2 28 (7.27%) Perl
3 24 (6.23%) Shell Script
4 23 (5.97%) C#
5 21 (5.45%) Java
6 19 (4.94%) PHP
7 17 (4.42%) Python
8 15 (3.90%) C
9 14 (3.64%) Bash Shell
10 13 (3.38%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.86%) JavaScript
11 11 (2.86%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.60%) ABAP
12 10 (2.60%) C++
13 8 (2.08%) Assembly Language
13 8 (2.08%) VBScript
14 5 (1.30%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.30%) SAPscript
15 4 (1.04%) VBA
16 3 (0.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 39 (10.13%) Degree
2 22 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (3.64%) MCITP
4 13 (3.38%) AWS Certification
5 12 (3.12%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.30%) MCSA
7 4 (1.04%) MCSE
7 4 (1.04%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.04%) RHCSA
7 4 (1.04%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.78%) AAT
8 3 (0.78%) PMP
9 2 (0.52%) MCT
10 1 (0.26%) CCDA
10 1 (0.26%) CCNA
10 1 (0.26%) CCNP
10 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.26%) MBA
10 1 (0.26%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (13.51%) SLA
2 11 (2.86%) QA
3 10 (2.60%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) GxP
5 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (9.87%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.34%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (1.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.78%) XenApp
7 2 (0.52%) vSphere
7 2 (0.52%) XenServer
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (4.42%) Puppet
2 13 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.04%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (1.04%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.04%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.52%) SCCM
6 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.26%) DameWare
6 1 (0.26%) Nagios
6 1 (0.26%) SCOM
6 1 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 130 (33.77%) Microsoft
2 69 (17.92%) SAP
3 47 (12.21%) Oracle
4 41 (10.65%) Sage
5 24 (6.23%) VMware
6 11 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 10 (2.60%) Infor
8 9 (2.34%) Citrix
8 9 (2.34%) JD Edwards
9 8 (2.08%) IBM
9 8 (2.08%) SolarWinds
10 7 (1.82%) ION Trading
11 6 (1.56%) Apple
11 6 (1.56%) Cisco
11 6 (1.56%) Forcepoint
11 6 (1.56%) Google
11 6 (1.56%) LANDesk
11 6 (1.56%) Tripwire
12 5 (1.30%) Adobe
12 5 (1.30%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Washington Frank
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Yorkshire
Washington Frank
Posted: Yesterday
Norfolk
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wickford, Essex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £33k - 40k per year + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £25,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Advanced
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Base +Car Allowance +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and excellent career growth
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £47,000 to £52,500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Washington Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Liverpool, Lancashire, Cheshire,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Neg £30,000 - £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago