The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 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
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 728 697 657
Rank change year-on-year -31 -40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 155 227 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.24% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 109 162 291
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £31,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.38% -20.62%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in the UK

Support Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Support Consultant in the UK

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Consultant over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Consultant in the UK

Support Consultant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
England -24 142 £37,500 +15.38% 20
South East +47 48 £37,500 - 3
London +5 34 £40,000 +1.26% 2
South West +18 23 £29,250 -23.02% 3
Hampshire +28 20 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Bath - 16 - -
Somerset - 16 - -
Berkshire +29 14 £37,500 -
East of England -16 14 £36,000 -20.00%
North West -52 10 £26,000 +30.00% 4
Cambridgeshire -7 7 £32,500 -35.00%
Wiltshire +4 6 £31,500 -37.00%
Manchester -39 6 £26,000 +30.00% 3
Bracknell - 6 £21,500 -
Surrey +28 4 £35,000 -17.64%
East Midlands +16 4 £40,000 +90.47% 1
Scotland +15 4 £24,500 -30.00%
West Sussex +10 4 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Midlands +8 4 £25,500 -27.14% 1
Yorkshire -20 4 £37,500 +38.88% 3
Aldershot - 4 £65,000 -
Horsham - 4 £40,000 - 1
Peterborough - 4 £32,500 -
South Wales +21 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Southampton +13 3 £38,750 -8.82%
Wales +12 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Chippenham +5 3 - -
West Yorkshire -5 3 £48,500 +83.01% 2
Cambridge -11 3 - -
Hertfordshire -15 3 £42,000 -16.00%

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 96 (32.21%) SQL
2 93 (31.21%) Finance
3 66 (22.15%) Microsoft
4 64 (21.48%) SAP
5 55 (18.46%) Windows
6 44 (14.77%) ERP
7 42 (14.09%) Degree
8 37 (12.42%) SAP CO
8 37 (12.42%) SAP FI/CO
8 37 (12.42%) SAP FI
8 37 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (10.74%) Linux
10 31 (10.40%) ITIL
11 28 (9.40%) Oracle
11 28 (9.40%) Office 365
12 26 (8.72%) SLA
13 25 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (8.05%) Sage
14 24 (8.05%) MS Exchange
14 24 (8.05%) CRM
15 22 (7.38%) SQL Server
16 21 (7.05%) Firewall
16 21 (7.05%) Microsoft Office
16 21 (7.05%) Active Directory
17 20 (6.71%) Java
17 20 (6.71%) Windows Server 2012
17 20 (6.71%) Windows Server
18 18 (6.04%) Publishing
18 18 (6.04%) VMware
18 18 (6.04%) Banking

Support Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 24 (8.05%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.69%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (2.68%) IIS
4 8 (2.68%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.34%) Apache
6 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.34%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.01%) CMS
7 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.01%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.01%) JBoss
7 3 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.01%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.67%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.67%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (7.05%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (6.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.67%) Camtasia
4 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 37 (12.42%) SAP CO
1 37 (12.42%) SAP FI
1 37 (12.42%) SAP FI/CO
2 18 (6.04%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (5.03%) SAP Business One
4 10 (3.36%) Sage 200
5 9 (3.02%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (3.02%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (3.02%) NetSuite
6 7 (2.35%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (2.35%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (2.35%) Sage X3
6 7 (2.35%) SAP SD
7 6 (2.01%) Unit4 Business World
8 5 (1.68%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (1.68%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 5 (1.68%) Oracle iProcurement
8 5 (1.68%) Sage 1000
9 4 (1.34%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (1.34%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.40%) Office 365
2 17 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.68%) SaaS
4 4 (1.34%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.67%) Force.com
6 2 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.05%) Firewall
2 10 (3.36%) SAN
3 8 (2.68%) WAN
4 7 (2.35%) LAN
5 6 (2.01%) DNS
5 6 (2.01%) Internet
5 6 (2.01%) VPN
6 5 (1.68%) DHCP
7 3 (1.01%) HTTP
7 3 (1.01%) PSTN
7 3 (1.01%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.67%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.34%) Network Security
9 1 (0.34%) SNMP
9 1 (0.34%) SSH
9 1 (0.34%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.36%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (2.35%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.68%) Big Data
6 5 (1.68%) MS Access
6 5 (1.68%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.34%) DB2
7 4 (1.34%) GIS
7 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.67%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.67%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Toad
2 2 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 93 (31.21%) Finance
2 18 (6.04%) Banking
2 18 (6.04%) Publishing
3 16 (5.37%) Advertising
4 13 (4.36%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.36%) Marketing
5 10 (3.36%) Retail
6 8 (2.68%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.34%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.01%) Local Government
8 3 (1.01%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.67%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.67%) German Language
9 2 (0.67%) Law
9 2 (0.67%) Legal
9 2 (0.67%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.37%) .NET
2 14 (4.70%) HTML
3 11 (3.69%) CSS
4 7 (2.35%) J2EE
5 3 (1.01%) EDI
6 2 (0.67%) JSF
6 2 (0.67%) Middleware
6 2 (0.67%) SAP XI
6 2 (0.67%) Web Services
6 2 (0.67%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.67%) XML
7 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.34%) DHTML
7 1 (0.34%) HTML5
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.34%) XHTML
7 1 (0.34%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.37%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.03%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.02%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.68%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.68%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.34%) Clustering
8 4 (1.34%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (1.34%) Derivative
8 4 (1.34%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 4 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.34%) Replication
9 3 (1.01%) PKI
9 3 (1.01%) SCADA
10 2 (0.67%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.67%) Fintech
10 2 (0.67%) NHS
10 2 (0.67%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (18.46%) Windows
2 32 (10.74%) Linux
3 20 (6.71%) Windows Server
3 20 (6.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (5.37%) Unix
5 15 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.01%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.34%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.01%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.67%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.67%) Solaris
9 2 (0.67%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.67%) VMS
10 1 (0.34%) Android
10 1 (0.34%) SUSE
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (14.77%) ERP
2 31 (10.40%) ITIL
3 25 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (8.05%) CRM
5 18 (6.04%) Customer Requirements
5 18 (6.04%) Test Scripting
6 15 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (4.70%) Mathematics
7 14 (4.70%) Service Delivery
8 13 (4.36%) ETL
8 13 (4.36%) Workflow
9 11 (3.69%) Change Management
9 11 (3.69%) Procure-to-Pay
10 10 (3.36%) Business Development
10 10 (3.36%) Project Management
11 9 (3.02%) Data Protection
11 9 (3.02%) Presales
11 9 (3.02%) Regression Testing
11 9 (3.02%) Service Management
12 8 (2.68%) Data Conversion
Programming Languages
1 96 (32.21%) SQL
2 20 (6.71%) Java
3 15 (5.03%) C#
3 15 (5.03%) JavaScript
4 14 (4.70%) C++
5 9 (3.02%) Python
6 7 (2.35%) C
7 6 (2.01%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.01%) R
8 4 (1.34%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.01%) ABAP
9 3 (1.01%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.01%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.67%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.34%) Jython
11 1 (0.34%) VB
11 1 (0.34%) VBA
11 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (14.09%) Degree
2 11 (3.69%) MCSE
2 11 (3.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.02%) MCP
5 8 (2.68%) CCA
6 6 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.01%) MCSA
6 6 (2.01%) VTSP
7 5 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.34%) AAT
8 4 (1.34%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.01%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.01%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.67%) PMP
10 2 (0.67%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.72%) SLA
2 6 (2.01%) QA
3 5 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.34%) GDPR
4 4 (1.34%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.01%) PMO
6 2 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (7.05%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.01%) XenApp
4 3 (1.01%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.34%) Samba
5 1 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (4.03%) Backup Exec
2 4 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.01%) SCCM
4 1 (0.34%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 66 (22.15%) Microsoft
2 64 (21.48%) SAP
3 28 (9.40%) Oracle
4 24 (8.05%) Sage
5 18 (6.04%) VMware
6 17 (5.70%) Citrix
7 14 (4.70%) Cisco
8 10 (3.36%) Tableau
8 10 (3.36%) Veeam
9 8 (2.68%) Nintex
9 8 (2.68%) Remedy
10 6 (2.01%) IBM
10 6 (2.01%) Infor
10 6 (2.01%) JD Edwards
11 5 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.34%) Calypso
12 4 (1.34%) ION Trading
13 3 (1.01%) BEA
13 3 (1.01%) BMC
13 3 (1.01%) Juniper
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