The median annual salary for a Technical Support Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support Consultant
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 104 144 142
Rank change year-on-year +40 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.082% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £50,000 £35,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.84% -35.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1191 1826 2265
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.22% 93.83% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1476 1551
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Consultant in Reading

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Technical Support Consultant in Reading

Technical Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Reading region featuring Technical Support Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

Technical Support Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam