The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in England 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
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 716 720 633
Rank change year-on-year +4 -87  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 126 229 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 96 176 274
Median salary £38,000 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.04% -5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77061 94037 97778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64544 79531 80662
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in England

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Support Consultant in England

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Consultant in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Consultant in England

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 Support Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London +62 38 £42,500 -5.55% 4
South East 0 37 £37,500 - 6
East of England +19 19 £40,000 +14.28% 3
North West -23 10 £35,000 -6.66% 3
South West +23 7 £32,500 +12.06% 4
West Midlands +44 6 £25,000 -33.33% 2
Yorkshire +8 3 £35,000 +12.90% 1
East Midlands +7 2 £25,000 -23.07% 3
North East +7 1 £30,000 +39.53%
Support Consultant
UK

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

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 England region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 111 (33.53%) SQL
2 98 (29.61%) Finance
3 95 (28.70%) Microsoft
4 77 (23.26%) Windows
5 76 (22.96%) SAP
6 62 (18.73%) ERP
7 61 (18.43%) MS Excel
8 57 (17.22%) Analytical Skills
9 50 (15.11%) SQL Server
10 48 (14.50%) SLA
11 44 (13.29%) Sage
12 42 (12.69%) ITIL
13 41 (12.39%) Degree
14 36 (10.88%) Manufacturing
15 35 (10.57%) SAP FI
15 35 (10.57%) SAP FI/CO
15 35 (10.57%) SAP CO
15 35 (10.57%) Retail
16 32 (9.67%) Linux
17 31 (9.37%) Oracle
17 31 (9.37%) .NET
17 31 (9.37%) Advertising
17 31 (9.37%) Windows Server
18 30 (9.06%) C#
19 29 (8.76%) CRM
19 29 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
20 27 (8.16%) Active Directory
20 27 (8.16%) Banking
21 26 (7.85%) Unix
22 23 (6.95%) Sage 200

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 23 (6.95%) MS Exchange
2 14 (4.23%) IIS
3 11 (3.32%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.02%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.42%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.81%) Apache
7 6 (1.81%) CMS
8 5 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.21%) JBoss
9 4 (1.21%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.21%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.91%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.91%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 61 (18.43%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.04%) MS Office
3 4 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.60%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (10.57%) SAP CO
1 35 (10.57%) SAP FI
1 35 (10.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 23 (6.95%) Sage 200
3 22 (6.65%) Dynamics AX
4 20 (6.04%) Dynamics NAV
5 17 (5.14%) SAP Business One
6 12 (3.63%) Sage X3
7 11 (3.32%) Sage 1000
8 9 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (2.42%) Infor M3
10 7 (2.11%) SAP HCM
11 6 (1.81%) ION MarketView
11 6 (1.81%) NetSuite
11 6 (1.81%) SAP HR
11 6 (1.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (1.81%) Unit4 Business World
12 4 (1.21%) Line 500
12 4 (1.21%) Movex
12 4 (1.21%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.14%) Office 365
2 13 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.51%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.91%) SaaS
6 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.60%) Data Lake Analytics
6 2 (0.60%) Force.com
6 2 (0.60%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.04%) Firewall
2 12 (3.63%) VPN
3 8 (2.42%) DHCP
3 8 (2.42%) DNS
4 7 (2.11%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.11%) WAN
5 6 (1.81%) LAN
6 5 (1.51%) HTTP
6 5 (1.51%) SAN
7 3 (0.91%) PSTN
8 2 (0.60%) FTP
8 2 (0.60%) Skype
8 2 (0.60%) SMTP
9 1 (0.30%) DSL
9 1 (0.30%) Internet
9 1 (0.30%) LDAP
9 1 (0.30%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.30%) SSL
9 1 (0.30%) VLAN
9 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (15.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.81%) Big Data
4 6 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (1.81%) MS Access
5 5 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.51%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (1.51%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.21%) DB2
6 4 (1.21%) Essbase
6 4 (1.21%) MySQL
6 4 (1.21%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (0.91%) OLAP
7 3 (0.91%) Power BI
7 3 (0.91%) QlikView
7 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (2.11%) JIRA
2 4 (1.21%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
General
1 98 (29.61%) Finance
2 36 (10.88%) Manufacturing
3 35 (10.57%) Retail
4 31 (9.37%) Advertising
5 27 (8.16%) Banking
6 16 (4.83%) Publishing
7 15 (4.53%) Marketing
8 9 (2.72%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.81%) Back Office
9 6 (1.81%) Electronics
10 4 (1.21%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.21%) Military
11 3 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.60%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.60%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.30%) Legal
13 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.37%) .NET
2 20 (6.04%) CSS
3 15 (4.53%) HTML
4 14 (4.23%) XML
5 9 (2.72%) Web Services
6 6 (1.81%) EDI
6 6 (1.81%) iOS SDK
7 5 (1.51%) XSLT
8 4 (1.21%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.21%) ODBC
9 3 (0.91%) Classic ASP
9 3 (0.91%) HTML5
9 3 (0.91%) J2EE
9 3 (0.91%) JSF
9 3 (0.91%) XSD
10 2 (0.60%) CSS3
10 2 (0.60%) Middleware
10 2 (0.60%) SAP ALE
10 2 (0.60%) SAP XI
11 1 (0.30%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 57 (17.22%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.04%) Computer Science
3 13 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (3.93%) Fixed Income
4 9 (2.72%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.42%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.81%) Clustering
6 6 (1.81%) EPoS
7 4 (1.21%) Credit Derivative
7 4 (1.21%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.21%) Derivative
7 4 (1.21%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 3 (0.91%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.91%) Eurex
8 3 (0.91%) SWIFT
8 3 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.60%) Fintech
9 2 (0.60%) iPad
9 2 (0.60%) iPhone
9 2 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 77 (23.26%) Windows
2 32 (9.67%) Linux
3 31 (9.37%) Windows Server
4 26 (7.85%) Unix
5 18 (5.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (5.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (3.32%) Apple iOS
7 10 (3.02%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.42%) Android
9 7 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.91%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.30%) Solaris
12 1 (0.30%) SUSE
12 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (18.73%) ERP
2 42 (12.69%) ITIL
3 29 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (8.76%) CRM
4 22 (6.65%) Test Scripting
5 16 (4.83%) Analytics
6 15 (4.53%) Time Management
7 14 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (4.23%) ITSM
8 13 (3.93%) Customer Requirements
8 13 (3.93%) Incident Management
8 13 (3.93%) Presales
9 12 (3.63%) Mathematics
10 11 (3.32%) Project Management
10 11 (3.32%) Regression Testing
10 11 (3.32%) Service Delivery
10 11 (3.32%) SOA
11 10 (3.02%) ETL
11 10 (3.02%) Migration
11 10 (3.02%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 111 (33.53%) SQL
2 30 (9.06%) C#
3 21 (6.34%) Java
4 18 (5.44%) JavaScript
5 13 (3.93%) C++
6 12 (3.63%) Perl
6 12 (3.63%) Shell Script
6 12 (3.63%) T-SQL
7 11 (3.32%) C
7 11 (3.32%) PHP
7 11 (3.32%) PowerShell
8 10 (3.02%) Python
9 8 (2.42%) ABAP
9 8 (2.42%) VBScript
10 7 (2.11%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.81%) Assembly Language
12 3 (0.91%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.91%) XPath
13 2 (0.60%) R
13 2 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (12.39%) Degree
2 11 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.02%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.42%) MCSE
5 6 (1.81%) AAT
5 6 (1.81%) CCA
6 5 (1.51%) AWS Certification
6 5 (1.51%) MCP
7 4 (1.21%) MCSA
7 4 (1.21%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.91%) PMP
8 3 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.60%) VTSP
10 1 (0.30%) CAPM
10 1 (0.30%) MBA
10 1 (0.30%) MCITP
10 1 (0.30%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (14.50%) SLA
2 11 (3.32%) QA
3 8 (2.42%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.30%) GxP
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) PMO
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.02%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.30%) XenApp
5 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (2.11%) Backup Exec
2 5 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.51%) Puppet
3 4 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.60%) SCCM
5 1 (0.30%) DameWare
5 1 (0.30%) SCOM
5 1 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 95 (28.70%) Microsoft
2 76 (22.96%) SAP
3 44 (13.29%) Sage
4 31 (9.37%) Oracle
5 18 (5.44%) VMware
6 11 (3.32%) Infor
7 9 (2.72%) ION Trading
7 9 (2.72%) JD Edwards
8 8 (2.42%) Citrix
9 7 (2.11%) Cisco
10 6 (1.81%) Tableau
10 6 (1.81%) Veeam
11 5 (1.51%) IBM
11 5 (1.51%) Pegasus
12 4 (1.21%) Calypso
12 4 (1.21%) Hyperion
12 4 (1.21%) Remedy
12 4 (1.21%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.21%) Sybase
12 4 (1.21%) Trend Micro
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