Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Support Consultant was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Technical Support Consultant
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 520 604 593
Rank change year-on-year +84 -11 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 21 20 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.071% 0.053% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.054% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 57
South East median annual salary £40,000 £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -38.89% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £21,000 £25,150
90th Percentile £52,500 £35,400 £55,000
England median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -25.00% -

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 28698 36932 41146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.68% 97.05% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24052 31447 33339
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Technical Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Consultant in the South East

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Technical Support Consultant in the South East

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support Consultant in the South East over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support Consultant in the South East

Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 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
Thames Valley +56 10 £35,000 +27.27%
Berkshire +50 5 £50,000 +61.29%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £32,500 -
West Sussex - 5 £40,000 -
Surrey +56 3 £35,000 +48.94%
Hampshire +31 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Kent +26 1 - -
Technical Support Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South East region featuring Technical Support Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Firewall
4 8 (38.10%) Cisco
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (38.10%) Office 365
5 7 (33.33%) Presales
5 7 (33.33%) Citrix
5 7 (33.33%) Degree
6 6 (28.57%) Backup Exec
6 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 6 (28.57%) Veeam
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (23.81%) Business Development
7 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
7 5 (23.81%) VTSP
7 5 (23.81%) SAN
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
7 5 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (23.81%) MCP
7 5 (23.81%) MCSE
7 5 (23.81%) MCSA
7 5 (23.81%) C++
7 5 (23.81%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) J2EE

Technical 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 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Office 365
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) SAN
3 3 (14.29%) DHCP
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) GIS
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
2 3 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) NHS
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) Linux
5 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Presales
2 5 (23.81%) Business Development
3 2 (9.52%) E-business
3 2 (9.52%) ERP
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security
3 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.52%) Physics
4 1 (4.76%) Contact Management
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery Management
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C++
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) MCP
2 5 (23.81%) MCSA
2 5 (23.81%) MCSE
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) VTSP
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) Citrix
4 6 (28.57%) Veeam
5 5 (23.81%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
7 1 (4.76%) Juniper
7 1 (4.76%) McAfee