The median annual salary for a Technical Support Consultant was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Technical Support Consultant
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 838 877 872
Rank change year-on-year +39 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 25 38 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.042% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.043% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 75
Median salary £36,250 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.81% -31.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £19,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,950 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £26,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -34.37%  

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 79492 88017 100281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 65375 75047 83568
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Consultant in England

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Technical Support Consultant in England

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support Consultant in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support Consultant in England

Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
South East +57 14 £40,000 +45.45% 1
South West - 4 £31,500 -
East of England - 4 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £20,000 -
London +10 1 £45,000 +20.00%
North West -43 1 - - 3
Technical Support Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in the job title.

1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 19 (48.72%) Windows
3 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
4 14 (35.90%) Citrix
5 13 (33.33%) Firewall
5 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (33.33%) Office 365
6 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (28.21%) VMware
7 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
7 11 (28.21%) Cisco
8 10 (25.64%) Backup Exec
8 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (25.64%) Veeam
9 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
9 9 (23.08%) MCSE
9 9 (23.08%) MCP
9 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (23.08%) SAN
9 9 (23.08%) Blackberry
9 9 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (23.08%) Windows Server
10 7 (17.95%) Degree
10 7 (17.95%) Finance
10 7 (17.95%) Linux
10 7 (17.95%) Presales
11 6 (15.38%) VTSP
11 6 (15.38%) MCSA
12 5 (12.82%) ITIL

Technical 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 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (23.08%) SAN
3 4 (10.26%) VPN
4 3 (7.69%) LAN
5 2 (5.13%) DHCP
5 2 (5.13%) DNS
5 2 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (5.13%) WAN
6 1 (2.56%) Internet
6 1 (2.56%) Network Security
6 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) GIS
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) German Language
4 1 (2.56%) Local Government
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) HTML
1 4 (10.26%) J2EE
2 3 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) DHTML
3 1 (2.56%) HTML5
3 1 (2.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.26%) Clustering
3 3 (7.69%) PKI
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (5.13%) NHS
4 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 7 (17.95%) Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.56%) Unix
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Presales
2 5 (12.82%) ITIL
3 4 (10.26%) Business Development
4 3 (7.69%) Chat Support
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
5 2 (5.13%) E-business
5 2 (5.13%) ERP
5 2 (5.13%) Information Security
5 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.13%) ITSM
5 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.13%) Physics
5 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Service Management
6 1 (2.56%) Contact Management
6 1 (2.56%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) Java
1 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.26%) C++
2 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) MCP
1 9 (23.08%) MCSE
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.95%) Degree
3 6 (15.38%) MCSA
3 6 (15.38%) VTSP
4 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
1 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.90%) Citrix
3 11 (28.21%) Cisco
3 11 (28.21%) VMware
4 10 (25.64%) Veeam
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) Juniper
6 1 (2.56%) McAfee
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