Period
to 7 August 2020

The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

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

Support Consultant
England > South East
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 307 486 499
Rank change year-on-year +179 +13 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 22 28 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 37
Median annual salary £32,500 £36,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% +20.83% -20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,400 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,100 £46,250
England median annual salary £43,875 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +25.36% -1.41% -5.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 10,652 25,267 29,063
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.74% 96.34% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8,627 20,640 24,118
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Support Consultant in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in the South East

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Support Consultant in the South East.

Salary trend for Support Consultant in the South East

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Support Consultant in the South East over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Support Consultant in the South East

Support Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the South East region over the 6 months to 7 August 2020. 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
Thames Valley +116 11 £30,000 +4.35% 4
Berkshire +107 5 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Surrey +86 4 £32,500 -10.34%
Oxfordshire +47 4 £30,000 -21.05% 3
Hampshire +82 2 £29,500 -21.33%
Buckinghamshire +67 2 £35,000 +45.83%
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, Support Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) MySQL
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
4 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 5 (22.73%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) B2B
5 5 (22.73%) NHS
5 5 (22.73%) Ubuntu
5 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
5 5 (22.73%) Project Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 4 (18.18%) CRM
6 4 (18.18%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
7 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle
7 3 (13.64%) MCSE
7 3 (13.64%) MCSA
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (13.64%) MCP
7 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (13.64%) Office 365
7 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (13.64%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (9.09%) Relational Database

Support Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (9.09%) SAP Business One
3 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (4.55%) Lawson
3 1 (4.55%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Azure
2 2 (9.09%) SaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) B2B
1 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
1 5 (22.73%) Project Delivery
2 4 (18.18%) CRM
2 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (4.55%) ERP
4 1 (4.55%) ITSM
4 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Requirements Gathering
4 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) MCP
1 3 (13.64%) MCSA
1 3 (13.64%) MCSE
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) VCAP
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.55%) ACCA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) JNCIP
3 1 (4.55%) JNCIS
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) VCDX
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Sybase
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Epicor
4 1 (4.55%) IFS
4 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) Sage
4 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow