The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Consultant
Rank 871 825 823
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 33 50 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.046% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.049% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 23 47 63
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £27,100 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £47,600 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £37,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +20.96%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Technical Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Consultant within the UK.

Technical Support Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Consultant over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 within the UK.

Technical Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Support Consultant
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -52 32 £34,000 -5.55% 3
London -23 13 £34,000 +7.08% 1
South East -12 10 £27,750 -30.62%
City of London - 10 £34,000 -
Berkshire +14 9 £33,000 -20.95%
South West -10 6 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Bristol -11 4 £30,000 +7.14%
East Midlands -8 2 £43,750 +50.86%
Somerset - 2 £43,500 - 2
Bracknell - 2 - -
Oxford +3 1 £22,500 -43.75%
Oxfordshire -1 1 £22,500 -43.75%
Essex -7 1 £80,000 +79.77%
Edinburgh -10 1 £50,000 -
Scotland -12 1 £50,000 -
East of England -21 1 £80,000 +79.77%
Maidenhead - 1 £33,000 -
Bath - 1 £47,000 - 2
Chelmsford - 1 £80,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £30,000 -

Technical Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Support Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Support Consultant in their job title.

1 63 (63.00%) Windows
2 59 (59.00%) SQL
3 46 (46.00%) SQL Server
3 46 (46.00%) Microsoft
4 41 (41.00%) Finance
5 37 (37.00%) Oracle
6 35 (35.00%) Degree
7 33 (33.00%) VMware
8 30 (30.00%) IIS
9 29 (29.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 28 (28.00%) Linux
11 27 (27.00%) DNS
11 27 (27.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (27.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 27 (27.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 27 (27.00%) Hyper-V
12 24 (24.00%) ERP
12 24 (24.00%) MS Excel
12 24 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (23.00%) Citrix
14 22 (22.00%) DHCP
14 22 (22.00%) SharePoint
14 22 (22.00%) MS Office
15 21 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (19.00%) Active Directory
17 18 (18.00%) Sun
18 17 (17.00%) Infor
19 16 (16.00%) MCITP

Technical Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Support Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (30.00%) IIS
2 22 (22.00%) SharePoint
3 16 (16.00%) Tomcat
4 12 (12.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (6.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (5.00%) WebLogic
8 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.00%) Lync
10 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (22.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (15.00%) SAP Business One
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 27 (27.00%) DNS
2 22 (22.00%) DHCP
3 11 (11.00%) SAN
4 7 (7.00%) VoIP
4 7 (7.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.00%) WAN
5 6 (6.00%) LAN
6 4 (4.00%) PBX
6 4 (4.00%) Softphone
6 4 (4.00%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (3.00%) Internet
8 2 (2.00%) Firewall
8 2 (2.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (46.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 28 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (27.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 27 (27.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.00%) DB2
5 3 (3.00%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.00%) MorphX
General
1 41 (41.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Law
2 5 (5.00%) Legal
2 5 (5.00%) Retail
2 5 (5.00%) French Language
2 5 (5.00%) German Language
3 4 (4.00%) Marketing
3 4 (4.00%) Advertising
3 4 (4.00%) Games
4 3 (3.00%) Local Government
4 3 (3.00%) Russian Language
5 1 (1.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.00%) .NET
2 13 (13.00%) HTML
3 8 (8.00%) jQuery
3 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (8.00%) CSS
4 7 (7.00%) COM+
4 7 (7.00%) Web Services
4 7 (7.00%) XML
5 4 (4.00%) SOAP
5 4 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.00%) JSON
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (2.00%) XSLT
6 2 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.00%) Clustering
3 4 (4.00%) IVR
3 4 (4.00%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.00%) GIS
4 3 (3.00%) Replication
5 1 (1.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 63 (63.00%) Windows
2 29 (29.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (28.00%) Linux
4 27 (27.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (9.00%) UNIX
7 7 (7.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.00%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.00%) ERP
2 6 (6.00%) Workflow
3 5 (5.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (4.00%) Product Management
4 4 (4.00%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (4.00%) Business Analytics
4 4 (4.00%) Analytics
4 4 (4.00%) User Stories
4 4 (4.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (4.00%) Asset Management
4 4 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (4.00%) B2B
4 4 (4.00%) Project Management
5 3 (3.00%) Service Management
5 3 (3.00%) OO
5 3 (3.00%) Logistics
5 3 (3.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.00%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (59.00%) SQL
2 14 (14.00%) C#
3 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 9 (9.00%) Java
6 5 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.00%) PHP
8 3 (3.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.00%) VBScript
9 2 (2.00%) Delphi
10 1 (1.00%) VBA
10 1 (1.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 35 (35.00%) Degree
2 16 (16.00%) MCSE
2 16 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (16.00%) MCITP
3 4 (4.00%) MCP
4 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) AAT
5 1 (1.00%) ACCA
5 1 (1.00%) CIMA
5 1 (1.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 5 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (27.00%) Hyper-V
2 21 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (19.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (11.00%) Terminal Server
5 10 (10.00%) XenApp
6 8 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Nagios
2 1 (1.00%) WSUS
2 1 (1.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (37.00%) Oracle
3 33 (33.00%) VMware
4 23 (23.00%) Citrix
5 18 (18.00%) Sun
6 17 (17.00%) Infor
7 16 (16.00%) SAP
8 5 (5.00%) Reuters
9 4 (4.00%) Business Objects
9 4 (4.00%) SunGard
10 3 (3.00%) EMC
10 3 (3.00%) Sybase
10 3 (3.00%) Hitachi
11 1 (1.00%) NetApp
11 1 (1.00%) Novell
11 1 (1.00%) Apple
11 1 (1.00%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.00%) Charles River
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago