The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Consultant
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 118 119 121
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 9 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.52% 0.88% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.90% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 3
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,200
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.91%  
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 Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1641 2114 2020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.52% 97.42% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1246 1654 1658
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
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 Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in Cambridgeshire

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Support Consultant in Cambridgeshire

Support Consultant
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Cambridge -1 7 £35,000 - 1
Peterborough - 1 £32,500 -
Support Consultant
East of England

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Degree
4 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
4 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) C++
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) ERP
5 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
5 4 (21.05%) Sage
5 4 (21.05%) Firewall
6 3 (15.79%) JSF
6 3 (15.79%) VPN
6 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.79%) DHCP
6 3 (15.79%) Sage 200
6 3 (15.79%) Office 365
6 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (15.79%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (10.53%) Sage CRM
7 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (15.79%) Sage 200
2 2 (10.53%) Sage CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Infor M3
3 1 (5.26%) Line 500
3 1 (5.26%) Movex
3 1 (5.26%) Sage 1000
3 1 (5.26%) Sage X3
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) DSL
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) JSF
3 2 (10.53%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
3 4 (21.05%) ERP
4 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) C++
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) VB6
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Sage
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Infor
3 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Symantec
3 1 (5.26%) Veeam
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
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