Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 844 768 801
Rank change year-on-year -76 +33 -136
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 313 449 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 256 338 426
England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,875 £23,850 £22,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £61,250 £56,875
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 161257 170357 198528
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130412 143799 166492
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
London -49 87 £40,000 +6.67% 8
South East +13 75 £35,000 -7.89% 3
North of England +6 57 £37,500 +41.51% 9
North West -13 34 £37,500 +31.58% 7
South West +18 33 £28,500 -9.52% 1
Midlands -27 33 £33,000 -24.14%
West Midlands -13 25 £33,000 -47.20%
East of England -30 20 £31,500 -28.00% 4
Yorkshire +10 17 £31,500 +18.87% 2
East Midlands +8 8 £36,250 +11.54%
North East -3 6 £27,750 +6.73%
Support Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 99 (31.63%) Microsoft
2 94 (30.03%) SQL
3 86 (27.48%) Finance
4 74 (23.64%) SAP
5 58 (18.53%) ERP
6 57 (18.21%) Analytical Skills
7 55 (17.57%) Windows
8 45 (14.38%) SQL Server
9 42 (13.42%) Degree
10 37 (11.82%) Advertising
11 36 (11.50%) ITIL
12 35 (11.18%) Sage
12 35 (11.18%) Manufacturing
13 32 (10.22%) Active Directory
14 28 (8.95%) Retail
14 28 (8.95%) Office 365
15 25 (7.99%) Windows Server
15 25 (7.99%) Oracle
15 25 (7.99%) Linux
15 25 (7.99%) Customer Requirements
16 24 (7.67%) MS Exchange
16 24 (7.67%) Publishing
17 23 (7.35%) Dynamics NAV
17 23 (7.35%) Security Cleared
18 22 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
18 22 (7.03%) CRM
18 22 (7.03%) .NET
19 21 (6.71%) Unix
19 21 (6.71%) Firewall
19 21 (6.71%) Presales

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 24 (7.67%) MS Exchange
2 18 (5.75%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.28%) IIS
6 4 (1.28%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.28%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.64%) Apache
8 2 (0.64%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.32%) SAP EP
9 1 (0.32%) SAS
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (7.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 20 (6.39%) SAP SD
3 19 (6.07%) Sage 200
4 17 (5.43%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (5.43%) NetSuite
5 16 (5.11%) SAP Business One
6 13 (4.15%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (2.88%) Sage X3
8 8 (2.56%) SAP FI
9 7 (2.24%) SAP MM
10 6 (1.92%) Dynamics GP
10 6 (1.92%) SAP CO
10 6 (1.92%) SAP FI/CO
11 4 (1.28%) BPCS
11 4 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
11 4 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (1.28%) SAP S/4HANA
11 4 (1.28%) Unit4 Business World
12 3 (0.96%) Sage 500
12 3 (0.96%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.95%) Office 365
2 22 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.43%) SaaS
4 14 (4.47%) Dynamics 365
5 8 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (1.92%) IaaS
7 2 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.32%) FinancialForce
8 1 (0.32%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.32%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.32%) Pure360
8 1 (0.32%) Slack
8 1 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.71%) Firewall
2 18 (5.75%) DNS
3 15 (4.79%) DHCP
3 15 (4.79%) LAN
4 13 (4.15%) WAN
5 12 (3.83%) TCP/IP
6 11 (3.51%) VPN
7 7 (2.24%) Internet
8 4 (1.28%) BGP
8 4 (1.28%) MPLS
8 4 (1.28%) OSPF
8 4 (1.28%) SNMP
8 4 (1.28%) VLAN
8 4 (1.28%) VoIP
8 4 (1.28%) VRRP
9 3 (0.96%) ADSL
9 3 (0.96%) FTP
9 3 (0.96%) PSTN
9 3 (0.96%) SAN
9 3 (0.96%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (14.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.75%) Crystal Reports
3 17 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (5.11%) Relational Database
5 13 (4.15%) RDBMS
6 12 (3.83%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (2.24%) Big Data
9 7 (2.24%) MySQL
10 6 (1.92%) GIS
10 6 (1.92%) QlikView
10 6 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.60%) Power BI
11 5 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.28%) OLAP
13 3 (0.96%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (0.32%) JIRA
1 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 86 (27.48%) Finance
2 37 (11.82%) Advertising
3 35 (11.18%) Manufacturing
4 28 (8.95%) Retail
5 24 (7.67%) Publishing
6 14 (4.47%) Marketing
7 11 (3.51%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.56%) Local Government
9 7 (2.24%) Banking
10 5 (1.60%) Electronics
10 5 (1.60%) Legal
11 4 (1.28%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.96%) Back Office
12 3 (0.96%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.64%) Front Office
14 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.32%) Law
14 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.03%) .NET
2 15 (4.79%) SAP XI
3 13 (4.15%) EDI
4 9 (2.88%) HTML
5 7 (2.24%) J2EE
6 4 (1.28%) Middleware
7 3 (0.96%) MDX
8 2 (0.64%) CSS
8 2 (0.64%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.64%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.32%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.32%) HTML5
9 1 (0.32%) LAMP
9 1 (0.32%) Node.js
9 1 (0.32%) ODBC
9 1 (0.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 57 (18.21%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.07%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.24%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.60%) Renewable Energy
6 4 (1.28%) CMDB
6 4 (1.28%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.28%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.28%) User Experience
7 3 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.64%) Equities
8 2 (0.64%) Fintech
8 2 (0.64%) FMCG
8 2 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.64%) NHS
8 2 (0.64%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.32%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.32%) iPad
9 1 (0.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (17.57%) Windows
2 25 (7.99%) Linux
2 25 (7.99%) Windows Server
3 21 (6.71%) Unix
4 13 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.24%) VMS
6 7 (2.24%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.60%) Solaris
8 4 (1.28%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.96%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.96%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.32%) Android
11 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (18.53%) ERP
2 36 (11.50%) ITIL
3 25 (7.99%) Customer Requirements
4 22 (7.03%) CRM
5 21 (6.71%) Presales
6 20 (6.39%) Logistics
7 17 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (5.43%) Change Management
8 14 (4.47%) Data Protection
9 13 (4.15%) Customer-Centricity
10 11 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (3.51%) Migration
11 7 (2.24%) Analytics
11 7 (2.24%) Incident Management
11 7 (2.24%) ITSM
11 7 (2.24%) Service Management
11 7 (2.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (1.92%) Business Development
12 6 (1.92%) Problem Management
12 6 (1.92%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 94 (30.03%) SQL
2 17 (5.43%) ABAP
3 15 (4.79%) C#
4 14 (4.47%) Java
5 11 (3.51%) C
6 10 (3.19%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.24%) C++
7 7 (2.24%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.28%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.28%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.28%) Python
9 3 (0.96%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (0.96%) Perl
9 3 (0.96%) PHP
9 3 (0.96%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.96%) X++
10 2 (0.64%) R
10 2 (0.64%) VBA
11 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (13.42%) Degree
2 23 (7.35%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.28%) CCNP
5 4 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.28%) JNCIP
5 4 (1.28%) MCSE
6 3 (0.96%) DBS Check
6 3 (0.96%) MCSA
6 3 (0.96%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.64%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.64%) MCITP
7 2 (0.64%) MCP
7 2 (0.64%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) ACCA
8 1 (0.32%) CIMA
8 1 (0.32%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.15%) SLA
2 2 (0.64%) GxP
2 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.32%) PMO
3 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 32 (10.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.88%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.96%) vSphere
5 2 (0.64%) Samba
5 2 (0.64%) XenApp
5 2 (0.64%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.32%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.96%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (0.96%) vCenter Server
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.64%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.32%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 99 (31.63%) Microsoft
2 74 (23.64%) SAP
3 35 (11.18%) Sage
4 25 (7.99%) Oracle
5 15 (4.79%) Cisco
5 15 (4.79%) Infor
5 15 (4.79%) VMware
6 12 (3.83%) Epicor
7 9 (2.88%) HP
8 7 (2.24%) JD Edwards
8 7 (2.24%) Juniper
8 7 (2.24%) Symantec
9 6 (1.92%) Remedy
9 6 (1.92%) Sybase
9 6 (1.92%) Tableau
10 5 (1.60%) Citrix
10 5 (1.60%) Nintex
11 4 (1.28%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.28%) Sophos