The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 95 52 70
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 15 44 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.03% 3.65% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 3.88% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 40 30
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Applications Support
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1379 1134 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.84% 94.03% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 890 1047
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 18 (64.29%) MS Excel
4 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (39.29%) MS Office
5 11 (39.29%) Data Analysis
6 10 (35.71%) C#
6 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
6 10 (35.71%) .NET
6 10 (35.71%) Windows
6 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 9 (32.14%) Client/Server
7 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
7 9 (32.14%) MVC
7 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
8 8 (28.57%) Time Management
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
8 8 (28.57%) MySQL
8 8 (28.57%) Windows XP
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (25.00%) ADO.NET
9 7 (25.00%) Marketing
10 6 (21.43%) WCF
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (17.86%) jQuery

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (39.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) MySQL
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) .NET
1 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
2 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (25.00%) ADO.NET
4 6 (21.43%) WCF
5 5 (17.86%) jQuery
5 5 (17.86%) CSS
5 5 (17.86%) Web Services
5 5 (17.86%) XML
5 5 (17.86%) HTML
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (10.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX
3 4 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Data Analysis
2 9 (32.14%) MVC
3 8 (28.57%) Time Management
4 4 (14.29%) CRM
5 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) WFM
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
7 1 (3.57%) ITSM
7 1 (3.57%) Service Management
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) ERP
7 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) C#
2 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
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