The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 92 92 114
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 42 41 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.97% 2.06% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 2.14% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 15
Average salary £30,000 £29,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,581 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.26% -5.90%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2005 1916 1843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.09% 96.14% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1540 1609 1548
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Buckinghamshire region.

Applications Support Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -12 24 £28,250 +0.89% 3
Aylesbury - 7 £35,000 - 2
High Wycombe -6 3 £17,250 -42.50%
Marlow - 2 £40,000 -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Applications Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support in their job title.

1 90 (76.92%) SQL
2 62 (52.99%) SQL Server
3 55 (47.01%) Windows
4 41 (35.04%) .NET
5 36 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (29.91%) C#
7 32 (27.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (26.50%) T-SQL
9 30 (25.64%) Microsoft
10 29 (24.79%) ITIL
11 27 (23.08%) MS Excel
11 27 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 26 (22.22%) Clustering
13 25 (21.37%) IIS
14 24 (20.51%) JavaScript
15 22 (18.80%) Visual Studio
15 22 (18.80%) High Availability
16 20 (17.09%) SQL Server 2005
17 18 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
18 17 (14.53%) Performance Monitoring
18 17 (14.53%) VB.NET
19 16 (13.68%) ASP.NET
20 14 (11.97%) MS Office
21 13 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 12 (10.26%) Java
23 11 (9.40%) Service Delivery
23 11 (9.40%) HTML
23 11 (9.40%) XML
23 11 (9.40%) Relational Database

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Applications Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (21.37%) IIS
2 7 (5.98%) Apache
3 6 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.27%) JRun
5 4 (3.42%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (3.42%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.71%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 27 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.97%) MS Office
3 8 (6.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.85%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.85%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) VoIP
2 3 (2.56%) Internet
3 2 (1.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (52.99%) SQL Server
2 36 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (17.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (9.40%) Relational Database
7 10 (8.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (8.55%) RDBMS
8 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.42%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (2.56%) SAP BI
10 3 (2.56%) MySQL
11 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.85%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 22 (18.80%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (4.27%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (3.42%) PVCS
4 4 (3.42%) Toad
4 4 (3.42%) JDeveloper
4 4 (3.42%) TestDirector
5 3 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.85%) Selenium
6 1 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (8.55%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Marketing
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.85%) Banking
3 1 (0.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (35.04%) .NET
2 16 (13.68%) ASP.NET
3 13 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 11 (9.40%) XML
4 11 (9.40%) HTML
4 11 (9.40%) jQuery
5 10 (8.55%) WCF
5 10 (8.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (5.98%) CSS
7 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (4.27%) JSP
8 5 (4.27%) SOAP
8 5 (4.27%) WSDL
8 5 (4.27%) Oracle ADF
9 3 (2.56%) SAP XI
9 3 (2.56%) SAP PI
10 2 (1.71%) Spring
10 2 (1.71%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.85%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.22%) Clustering
2 6 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.42%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.42%) Replication
4 1 (0.85%) Firmware
4 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.85%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 55 (47.01%) Windows
2 32 (27.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (6.84%) UNIX
5 8 (6.84%) Linux
5 8 (6.84%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.42%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.79%) ITIL
2 22 (18.80%) High Availability
3 17 (14.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 11 (9.40%) Service Delivery
5 9 (7.69%) MVC
5 9 (7.69%) CRM
6 7 (5.98%) Workflow
7 6 (5.13%) Service Management
8 5 (4.27%) Project Management
8 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.27%) Data Analysis
8 5 (4.27%) Workflow Management
9 4 (3.42%) Time Management
9 4 (3.42%) UML
9 4 (3.42%) RAD
9 4 (3.42%) SSADM
10 3 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.56%) System Testing
10 3 (2.56%) Logistics
11 2 (1.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 90 (76.92%) SQL
2 35 (29.91%) C#
3 31 (26.50%) T-SQL
4 24 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 17 (14.53%) VB.NET
6 12 (10.26%) Java
7 10 (8.55%) PHP
8 7 (5.98%) C++
9 6 (5.13%) PL/SQL
9 6 (5.13%) VB
10 3 (2.56%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.56%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) QA
2 4 (3.42%) SLA
Vendors
1 30 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.13%) Oracle
3 5 (4.27%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.42%) Serena
5 3 (2.56%) SAP
6 2 (1.71%) Apple
7 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.85%) Northgate
7 1 (0.85%) Civica
7 1 (0.85%) Capita
7 1 (0.85%) Orchard
7 1 (0.85%) Google
7 1 (0.85%) Talend
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £0 to £30,000 per annum plus 5% flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits & stock options
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago