The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Consultant
England / South East
Rank 366 365 361
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 34 92 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.48% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.50% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 86 95
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,250 £37,200
% change year-on-year -0.70% -5.24%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14300 18571 19699
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.60% 96.68% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11905 15855 15931
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Support Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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 3 months to 22 March 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
Berkshire +25 12 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Oxfordshire -3 8 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Buckinghamshire +20 5 £51,000 +20.00% 1
Hampshire +3 5 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Kent +19 2 £35,000 +12.90% 1
West Sussex - 2 £30,000 -
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 South East region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 36 (41.86%) SQL
2 28 (32.56%) Windows
3 27 (31.40%) Microsoft
4 24 (27.91%) MS Excel
4 24 (27.91%) Finance
5 15 (17.44%) Unix
5 15 (17.44%) SAP
6 14 (16.28%) Manufacturing
7 13 (15.12%) Linux
7 13 (15.12%) Windows Server
8 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (13.95%) SQL Server
9 11 (12.79%) ERP
9 11 (12.79%) Active Directory
10 10 (11.63%) MS Exchange
11 9 (10.47%) Migration
11 9 (10.47%) CRM
11 9 (10.47%) Oracle
12 8 (9.30%) HTML
12 8 (9.30%) CSS
12 8 (9.30%) Python
12 8 (9.30%) Advertising
12 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
12 8 (9.30%) Sage
13 7 (8.14%) SAP FI
13 7 (8.14%) SAP FI/CO
13 7 (8.14%) SAP CO
13 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (8.14%) SLA
13 7 (8.14%) IIS

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 10 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.14%) IIS
3 3 (3.49%) Apache
3 3 (3.49%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (3.49%) JBoss
3 3 (3.49%) Joomla!
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.49%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.49%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (27.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (8.14%) SAP CO
1 7 (8.14%) SAP FI
1 7 (8.14%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (6.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (5.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (4.65%) Sage 200
4 4 (4.65%) Sage X3
5 3 (3.49%) Infor M3
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (3.49%) SAP Business One
6 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (2.33%) Line 500
6 2 (2.33%) Sage 1000
6 2 (2.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.81%) Office 365
3 2 (2.33%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) Firewall
2 3 (3.49%) HTTP
3 1 (1.16%) Internet
3 1 (1.16%) Network Security
3 1 (1.16%) SAN
3 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
2 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.49%) DB2
3 3 (3.49%) MS Access
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.16%) Big Data
5 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.16%) Essbase
5 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) JIRA
2 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.16%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (27.91%) Finance
2 14 (16.28%) Manufacturing
3 8 (9.30%) Advertising
3 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.81%) Electronics
4 5 (5.81%) Marketing
5 4 (4.65%) Banking
6 3 (3.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) CSS
1 8 (9.30%) HTML
2 4 (4.65%) XML
3 3 (3.49%) Classic ASP
3 3 (3.49%) J2EE
4 2 (2.33%) CSS3
4 2 (2.33%) HTML5
5 1 (1.16%) .NET
5 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.49%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.56%) Windows
2 15 (17.44%) Unix
3 13 (15.12%) Linux
3 13 (15.12%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.49%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.16%) Solaris
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.79%) ERP
2 9 (10.47%) CRM
2 9 (10.47%) Migration
3 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (8.14%) Test Scripting
4 6 (6.98%) Analytics
4 6 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (6.98%) DevOps
4 6 (6.98%) ITSM
5 5 (5.81%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (5.81%) Programme Management
5 5 (5.81%) Project Management
5 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (4.65%) ITIL
6 4 (4.65%) Web Development
7 3 (3.49%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.49%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.49%) Risk Management
7 3 (3.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.86%) SQL
2 8 (9.30%) Python
3 7 (8.14%) Bash Shell
3 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
4 6 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.98%) Perl
4 6 (6.98%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.98%) VBScript
5 5 (5.81%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.65%) C#
7 3 (3.49%) PHP
8 2 (2.33%) C
8 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.16%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) AWS Certification
2 5 (5.81%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) AAT
4 1 (1.16%) MCP
4 1 (1.16%) MCSA
4 1 (1.16%) MCSE
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) SLA
2 6 (6.98%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (12.79%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.98%) Puppet
2 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.16%) SCCM
3 1 (1.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 27 (31.40%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.44%) SAP
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle
4 8 (9.30%) Sage
5 6 (6.98%) VMware
6 3 (3.49%) BEA
6 3 (3.49%) Forcepoint
6 3 (3.49%) IBM
6 3 (3.49%) LANDesk
6 3 (3.49%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.49%) Tripwire
7 2 (2.33%) Adobe
7 2 (2.33%) Google
7 2 (2.33%) Infor
7 2 (2.33%) Omniture
7 2 (2.33%) Veeam
8 1 (1.16%) Cisco
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix
8 1 (1.16%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
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