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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Consultant
Rank 848 836 859
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 69 47 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.042% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.045% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 51 46 59
Average salary £30,000 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.05% +21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +29.03%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Technical Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Support Consultant
Top 30 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -20 69 £30,000 -25.00% 7
London -26 31 £29,500 -14.49% 2
South East -9 17 £39,250 -14.67% 1
City of London -3 15 £29,500 -15.71% 2
South West -2 9 £40,000 -4.76%
Berkshire -6 9 £42,000 -8.69%
Reading -3 6 £42,000 -8.69%
East Midlands - 6 £47,500 -
Somerset - 5 £40,000 -
Surrey +1 4 £41,000 +2.50% 1
North West -2 3 £25,500 +34.21% 1
East of England -20 3 £32,000 -13.51% 1
Cheshire - 3 £25,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £17,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £17,000 -
Bath - 3 £40,000 -
Cambridge +2 2 £45,000 +13.92%
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £45,000 +13.92%
Bristol - 2 £18,000 -
Maidenhead -17 1 £30,000 -38.14%
Norwich - 1 £19,000 - 1
Egham - 1 £41,000 -
Epsom - 1 £55,000 -
Kettering - 1 £36,000 -
Runcorn - 1 £28,000 -
Swindon - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £19,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £36,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -

Technical Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 96 (62.34%) Windows
2 82 (53.25%) SQL
3 69 (44.81%) SQL Server
4 66 (42.86%) IIS
5 61 (39.61%) Oracle
6 59 (38.31%) Microsoft
7 52 (33.77%) VMware
8 45 (29.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 43 (27.92%) Finance
10 37 (24.03%) ERP
10 37 (24.03%) SQL Server 2005
11 36 (23.38%) Degree
11 36 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 36 (23.38%) Citrix
11 36 (23.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 35 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
13 34 (22.08%) Linux
13 34 (22.08%) XML
14 33 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 32 (20.78%) SQL Server 2012
15 32 (20.78%) Hyper-V
15 32 (20.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 31 (20.13%) DNS
17 30 (19.48%) Web Services
17 30 (19.48%) MS Office
18 28 (18.18%) DHCP
19 27 (17.53%) MS Excel
19 27 (17.53%) SharePoint
19 27 (17.53%) Tomcat
19 27 (17.53%) Active Directory

Technical Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 66 (42.86%) IIS
2 27 (17.53%) SharePoint
2 27 (17.53%) Tomcat
3 14 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 13 (8.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.90%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.65%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (19.48%) MS Office
2 27 (17.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (11.04%) SAP Business One
2 13 (8.44%) Oracle ERP
3 10 (6.49%) Oracle Payroll
4 9 (5.84%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (5.84%) Oracle Receivables
4 9 (5.84%) Oracle Cash Management
4 9 (5.84%) Oracle Assets
4 9 (5.84%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (5.84%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (4.55%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (3.25%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (2.60%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (1.95%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 3 (1.95%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (20.13%) DNS
2 28 (18.18%) DHCP
3 26 (16.88%) Internet
4 24 (15.58%) Firewall
5 20 (12.99%) TCP/IP
6 11 (7.14%) SAN
7 7 (4.55%) LAN
7 7 (4.55%) WAN
8 4 (2.60%) Wireless
9 3 (1.95%) VoIP
10 2 (1.30%) NAS
10 2 (1.30%) Network Security
11 1 (0.65%) GPRS
11 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (44.81%) SQL Server
2 37 (24.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 35 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (20.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (20.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (8.44%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (5.84%) Relational Database
7 8 (5.19%) DB2
8 7 (4.55%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (3.25%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.95%) MySQL
12 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.30%) SAP BW
13 1 (0.65%) SAP BI
13 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.65%) SSDT
13 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (8.44%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (5.84%) InstallShield
3 3 (1.95%) Toad
4 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.65%) MorphX
General
1 43 (27.92%) Finance
2 5 (3.25%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.25%) Law
2 5 (3.25%) Legal
2 5 (3.25%) French Language
2 5 (3.25%) German Language
2 5 (3.25%) Russian Language
2 5 (3.25%) Retail
3 4 (2.60%) Games
3 4 (2.60%) Marketing
3 4 (2.60%) Advertising
4 3 (1.95%) Publishing
4 3 (1.95%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.30%) Local Government
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.08%) XML
2 30 (19.48%) Web Services
3 25 (16.23%) SOAP
4 21 (13.64%) WSDL
5 19 (12.34%) .NET
6 13 (8.44%) HTML
7 7 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 7 (4.55%) CSS
7 7 (4.55%) jQuery
8 6 (3.90%) COM+
9 4 (2.60%) .NET Framework
9 4 (2.60%) JSON
9 4 (2.60%) XSLT
10 2 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (1.30%) Middleware
11 1 (0.65%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.69%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.25%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.25%) Clustering
4 4 (2.60%) Replication
4 4 (2.60%) Hedge funds
4 4 (2.60%) iSeries
5 3 (1.95%) Kindle
6 2 (1.30%) FMCG
6 2 (1.30%) GIS
6 2 (1.30%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.65%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.65%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 96 (62.34%) Windows
2 45 (29.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (23.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (22.08%) Linux
5 33 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (11.69%) Windows XP
7 17 (11.04%) UNIX
8 12 (7.79%) Windows 8
9 11 (7.14%) Windows 7
10 6 (3.90%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (2.60%) OS/400
12 3 (1.95%) CentOS
13 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.03%) ERP
2 18 (11.69%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (8.44%) Workflow
4 8 (5.19%) Project Management
5 7 (4.55%) E-business
6 6 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (3.90%) Service Management
7 5 (3.25%) Unit Testing
8 4 (2.60%) Asset Management
8 4 (2.60%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (2.60%) Product Management
8 4 (2.60%) Business Analytics
8 4 (2.60%) Analytics
8 4 (2.60%) User Stories
8 4 (2.60%) B2B
8 4 (2.60%) ITIL
8 4 (2.60%) Risk Management
8 4 (2.60%) Service Delivery
9 3 (1.95%) Process Management
9 3 (1.95%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (53.25%) SQL
2 24 (15.58%) PL/SQL
3 14 (9.09%) Java
4 13 (8.44%) C#
5 9 (5.84%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.25%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.60%) PHP
8 3 (1.95%) VBScript
9 2 (1.30%) Perl
9 2 (1.30%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.65%) C
10 1 (0.65%) C++
10 1 (0.65%) Delphi
10 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.65%) Python
10 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.65%) Korn
10 1 (0.65%) X++
Qualifications
1 36 (23.38%) Degree
2 20 (12.99%) MCSE
2 20 (12.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (12.99%) MCITP
3 5 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.25%) CCNA
4 4 (2.60%) MCSA
5 1 (0.65%) ACCA
5 1 (0.65%) CIMA
5 1 (0.65%) MCP
5 1 (0.65%) HND
5 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) AAT
5 1 (0.65%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.84%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.25%) QA
3 2 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (20.78%) Hyper-V
3 27 (17.53%) Active Directory
4 13 (8.44%) XenApp
5 12 (7.79%) Terminal Server
6 9 (5.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (1.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.30%) Nagios
2 1 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.65%) SCCM
2 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (39.61%) Oracle
2 59 (38.31%) Microsoft
3 52 (33.77%) VMware
4 36 (23.38%) Citrix
5 22 (14.29%) SAP
6 20 (12.99%) Sun
7 19 (12.34%) Infor
8 8 (5.19%) Business Objects
9 6 (3.90%) NetApp
10 5 (3.25%) EMC
10 5 (3.25%) Cisco
10 5 (3.25%) Reuters
11 4 (2.60%) Sybase
11 4 (2.60%) SunGard
11 4 (2.60%) Hitachi
12 1 (0.65%) HP
12 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.65%) WatchGuard
12 1 (0.65%) SonicWALL
12 1 (0.65%) ClickSoftware Technologies
Woking, Surrey
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
IT People First
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum Neg + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £30.0000 - £40.0000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
set2recruit
Salary: From £23,500 to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £25,000 + excellent bens
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension and Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago