Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Consultant was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

Application Support Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1092 1087 1158
Rank change year-on-year -5 +71 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Consultant 51 71 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.043% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.044% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 35 71 86
England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,000 £70,875
UK median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +15.38% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 154,617 160,289 189,330
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 96.49% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 126,793 134,388 159,788
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Applications Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Applications Support Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Consultant in England

Applications Support Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Consultant in England

Applications Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Consultant in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Consultant in England

Applications Support Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands +30 15 £35,250 -19.89% 5
South East +11 13 £27,500 -16.03% 5
London -6 13 £43,750 +16.67% 3
West Midlands +13 11 £35,250 +20.51% 4
North of England +10 7 £30,000 -14.29% 2
North West 0 7 £30,000 +6.19% 1
East Midlands +21 4 £36,250 -17.61% 1
South West +9 2 £21,000 -20.75% 3
East of England 0 1 £52,500 +11.70% 1
Applications Support Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Applications 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 England region featuring Applications Support Consultant in the job title.

1 26 (50.98%) SQL
2 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (31.37%) Retail
3 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
3 16 (31.37%) SAP
4 15 (29.41%) Manufacturing
4 15 (29.41%) Publishing
4 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
5 14 (27.45%) Degree
6 12 (23.53%) Logistics
6 12 (23.53%) Relational Database
6 12 (23.53%) Customer Requirements
6 12 (23.53%) SAP XI
6 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 12 (23.53%) ABAP
6 12 (23.53%) Windows
7 11 (21.57%) RDBMS
7 11 (21.57%) Oracle
8 10 (19.61%) ITIL
8 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database
9 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
9 9 (17.65%) DNS
9 9 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 9 (17.65%) VMS
9 9 (17.65%) DHCP
9 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
9 9 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (13.73%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (11.76%) ERP

Applications Support Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 9 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.96%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) SaaS
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) DHCP
1 9 (17.65%) DNS
2 2 (3.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) Relational Database
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) RDBMS
3 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.88%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.96%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 16 (31.37%) Retail
3 15 (29.41%) Manufacturing
3 15 (29.41%) Publishing
4 3 (5.88%) Back Office
5 2 (3.92%) Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Front Office
6 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) SAP XI
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) J2EE
3 1 (1.96%) Node.js
3 1 (1.96%) REST
3 1 (1.96%) SOAP
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.92%) Equities
4 2 (3.92%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.96%) Derivative
5 1 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) VMS
3 5 (9.80%) Unix
4 3 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Customer Requirements
1 12 (23.53%) Logistics
2 10 (19.61%) ITIL
3 6 (11.76%) ERP
4 5 (9.80%) CRM
5 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 3 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.92%) Change Management
6 2 (3.92%) DevOps
6 2 (3.92%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (3.92%) Information Security
6 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.92%) Scrum
6 2 (3.92%) SDLC
7 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) SQL
2 12 (23.53%) ABAP
3 3 (5.88%) VBA
4 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.92%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) Perl
5 1 (1.96%) Java
5 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 14 (27.45%) Degree
3 9 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.96%) AAT
4 1 (1.96%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
1 16 (31.37%) SAP
2 11 (21.57%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Sage
4 1 (1.96%) Capita
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) iManage
4 1 (1.96%) Xero