The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Support Consultant
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 81 76
Rank change year-on-year +15 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 3 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.53% 0.54% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.55% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 552 727 766
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.18% 97.98% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 507 682 605
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in Southampton

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Support Consultant in Southampton

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Southampton region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS Access
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server

Support Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MS Access
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix