The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 73 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 8 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.38% 1.71% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Support Consultant
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
562 517 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.06% 98.29% 94.17%
Number of salaries quoted 455 374 258
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the Watford region.

Support Consultant Salary Trend in Watford

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited 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 Support Consultant in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 14 (100.00%) IIS
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) IBM
1 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (92.86%) Web Development
2 13 (92.86%) JSTL
2 13 (92.86%) Subversion
2 13 (92.86%) Content Management
2 13 (92.86%) Spring
2 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) IBM HTTP Server
2 13 (92.86%) Sun
2 13 (92.86%) Sun Certification
2 13 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (92.86%) Bash Shell
2 13 (92.86%) Rational Application Developer
2 13 (92.86%) REST
2 13 (92.86%) Spring MVC
2 13 (92.86%) Apache ServiceMix
2 13 (92.86%) AIX
2 13 (92.86%) Solaris
2 13 (92.86%) JMS
2 13 (92.86%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 13 (92.86%) Eclipse
2 13 (92.86%) HTTP
2 13 (92.86%) RAD

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited 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 Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 14 (100.00%) IIS
1 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (92.86%) Apache ServiceMix
2 13 (92.86%) Apache
2 13 (92.86%) Tomcat
2 13 (92.86%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Maximo
1 1 (7.14%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) DB2
1 13 (92.86%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) JUnit
1 13 (92.86%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 13 (92.86%) Eclipse
1 13 (92.86%) Subversion
1 13 (92.86%) Rational Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
1 13 (92.86%) JDBC
1 13 (92.86%) JSP
1 13 (92.86%) Struts
1 13 (92.86%) Web Services
1 13 (92.86%) XML
1 13 (92.86%) XHTML
1 13 (92.86%) JMS
1 13 (92.86%) Spring
1 13 (92.86%) JSTL
1 13 (92.86%) Spring MVC
1 13 (92.86%) REST
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) AIX
2 13 (92.86%) Solaris
2 13 (92.86%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) MVC
1 13 (92.86%) Content Management
1 13 (92.86%) Web Development
1 13 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (92.86%) RAD
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) Bash Shell
2 13 (92.86%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) IBM
2 13 (92.86%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) Infor
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft