The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 17 April 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 39 70 72
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 62 40 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.71% 3.27% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.11% 3.38% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 44 39 15
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1214 1184 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.25% 96.73% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 968 1057 857
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Applications Support
Buckinghamshire

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 68 (85.00%) SQL
2 56 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 35 (43.75%) Windows
4 34 (42.50%) .NET
5 31 (38.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 28 (35.00%) T-SQL
8 27 (33.75%) C#
9 25 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (28.75%) Visual Studio
11 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
12 22 (27.50%) ITIL
13 20 (25.00%) IIS
13 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET
15 17 (21.25%) Clustering
16 16 (20.00%) XML
16 16 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
16 16 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 15 (18.75%) High Availability
17 15 (18.75%) VB.NET
18 14 (17.50%) MS Office
18 14 (17.50%) MS Excel
19 13 (16.25%) HTML
19 13 (16.25%) jQuery
20 12 (15.00%) WCF
20 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
21 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 20 (25.00%) IIS
2 5 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.75%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (17.50%) MS Office
1 14 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (38.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 23 (28.75%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (42.50%) .NET
2 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET
3 16 (20.00%) XML
3 16 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 13 (16.25%) jQuery
4 13 (16.25%) HTML
5 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (15.00%) WCF
6 8 (10.00%) CSS
7 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.00%) J2EE
9 3 (3.75%) JSP
9 3 (3.75%) JSON
10 2 (2.50%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.50%) Spring
11 1 (1.25%) WebCenter
11 1 (1.25%) Struts
11 1 (1.25%) Flash
11 1 (1.25%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.25%) Clustering
2 4 (5.00%) Replication
3 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) Xbox
4 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (43.75%) Windows
2 24 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) ITIL
2 15 (18.75%) High Availability
3 11 (13.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (13.75%) MVC
4 6 (7.50%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.00%) System Testing
6 2 (2.50%) Web Development
7 1 (1.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 68 (85.00%) SQL
2 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 28 (35.00%) T-SQL
4 27 (33.75%) C#
5 15 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 8 (10.00%) Java
7 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
2 4 (5.00%) Civica
2 4 (5.00%) Comino
3 3 (3.75%) JBoss
3 3 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.25%) Reuters
4 1 (1.25%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.25%) ION Trading
4 1 (1.25%) StreamBase
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