The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 112 89 95
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 22 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.01% 1.82% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.93% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 21
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Applications Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2048 1920 1736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.69% 94.63% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1477 1444
Average salary £42,250 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
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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 -15 16 £38,500 +35.08% 1
High Wycombe +3 4 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Aylesbury -6 2 £35,000 -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 33 (75.00%) SQL
2 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
3 17 (38.64%) .NET
4 16 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
6 14 (31.82%) ITIL
6 14 (31.82%) Windows
7 12 (27.27%) C#
8 11 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 11 (25.00%) CRM
9 9 (20.45%) Linux
10 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
11 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (13.64%) High Availability
12 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
12 6 (13.64%) Clustering
12 6 (13.64%) Java
12 6 (13.64%) Oracle
12 6 (13.64%) UNIX
12 6 (13.64%) MS Office
12 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
12 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
12 6 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (11.36%) Change Management
13 5 (11.36%) SLA

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (9.09%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.82%) IIS
3 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.82%) MySQL
5 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.55%) Selenium
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
1 5 (11.36%) Retail
2 3 (6.82%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (38.64%) .NET
2 4 (9.09%) Middleware
3 3 (6.82%) ADO.NET
3 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.55%) WCF
5 1 (2.27%) jQuery
5 1 (2.27%) Java EE
5 1 (2.27%) CSS
5 1 (2.27%) Web Services
5 1 (2.27%) XML
5 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Clustering
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Social Network
4 1 (2.27%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) AS400
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) UNIX
4 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) CRM
3 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
3 6 (13.64%) High Availability
3 6 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (11.36%) Problem Management
4 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
4 5 (11.36%) Change Management
5 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.09%) Service Management
5 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Time Management
6 3 (6.82%) WFM
7 2 (4.55%) Data Validation
7 2 (4.55%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.55%) Demand Management
7 2 (4.55%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.55%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (27.27%) C#
3 11 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
6 6 (13.64%) Java
7 2 (4.55%) F#
7 2 (4.55%) VB6
7 2 (4.55%) VB
7 2 (4.55%) PHP
7 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.55%) C++
8 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) MCSA
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.55%) MCITP
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) IBM
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