Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 489 481 491
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 48 75 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.25% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 39 56 98
South East median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -7.89% -5.00%
10th Percentile £22,400 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £41,750 £47,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% -

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 27,713 29,616 33,657
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 96.71% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 23,028 24,739 28,222
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Support Consultant in the job title as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Consultant in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018. 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 0 22 £30,000 - 2
Hampshire -4 21 £30,000 - 6
Berkshire -12 14 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Buckinghamshire +23 5 - -
Surrey +23 3 £32,500 -12.75% 4
Oxfordshire +4 3 £31,500 +14.55% 1
West Sussex -8 1 £24,000 -40.00%
East Sussex - 1 £32,000 - 1
Support Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 23 (47.92%) SQL
2 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (35.42%) Linux
4 16 (33.33%) Degree
5 13 (27.08%) Windows
5 13 (27.08%) CRM
5 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
6 11 (22.92%) Retail
6 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (22.92%) ERP
6 11 (22.92%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (20.83%) Finance
8 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (14.58%) Mathematics
8 7 (14.58%) FMCG
8 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
8 7 (14.58%) PHP
8 7 (14.58%) MySQL
8 7 (14.58%) HTML
8 7 (14.58%) Collaborative Working
8 7 (14.58%) Apple iOS
8 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
8 7 (14.58%) Coaching
9 5 (10.42%) Validation
9 5 (10.42%) Workflow
9 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
9 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
9 5 (10.42%) Physics
9 5 (10.42%) JIRA
9 5 (10.42%) Java

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 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.08%) BPCS
2 1 (2.08%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.08%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.08%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) SaaS
2 4 (8.33%) Office 365
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.08%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) LAN
2 2 (4.17%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.08%) ADSL
3 1 (2.08%) ATM
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) ISDN
3 1 (2.08%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) MySQL
3 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) Big Data
4 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.08%) Ingres
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) JIRA
General
1 11 (22.92%) Retail
2 10 (20.83%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Electronics
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) HTML
2 5 (10.42%) XML
3 3 (6.25%) .NET
4 2 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.08%) Kafka
5 1 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) FMCG
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.33%) Fintech
4 3 (6.25%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.17%) EPoS
5 2 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (4.17%) User Experience
6 1 (2.08%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Linux
2 13 (27.08%) Windows
3 7 (14.58%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) CRM
2 11 (22.92%) ERP
2 11 (22.92%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.58%) Coaching
3 7 (14.58%) Collaborative Working
3 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
3 7 (14.58%) Mathematics
3 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (10.42%) Physics
4 5 (10.42%) Project Management
4 5 (10.42%) SDLC
4 5 (10.42%) Validation
4 5 (10.42%) Workflow
5 4 (8.33%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (6.25%) Chemistry
7 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.17%) Statistics
7 2 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) PHP
3 5 (10.42%) Java
4 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.17%) Korn
4 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) CISSP
3 3 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.17%) MCP
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.17%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (2.08%) AAT
5 1 (2.08%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.08%) Ariba
5 1 (2.08%) Avaya
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) Draytek
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Infor
5 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.08%) Sage