Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £27,250 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

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

Support Consultant
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 135 139
Rank change year-on-year +16 +4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 3 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.21% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.39% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Kent median annual salary £27,250 £26,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.87% -58.85% +23.81%
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - -8.54% -2.38%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1406 2045 1994
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.05% 98.27% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1197 1789 1777
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,450 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in Kent

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Support Consultant in Kent

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Consultant in Kent over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Consultant in Kent

Support Consultant
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the Kent region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Maidstone -3 3 £27,250 +29.76%
Support Consultant
South East

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Kent region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Contact Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Economics
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence

Support Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Contact Management
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Economics
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
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