The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Consultant
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 98 103
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 8 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.65% 1.01% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.03% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 4
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,350
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year - -4.10%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1178 1450 1451
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.46% 97.25% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 875 1133 1194
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Support Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in Cambridge

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Support Consultant in Cambridge

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 across the Cambridge region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
4 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 7 (53.85%) C#
4 7 (53.85%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
6 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (15.38%) JSF
6 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
6 2 (15.38%) Office 365
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.69%) iPad

Support Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Infor M3
1 1 (7.69%) Movex
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) DSL
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) C++
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Infor
1 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Sage
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) Symantec
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