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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 71 77 79
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 25 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.31% 0.96% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 1.01% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 5
Average salary £36,750 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,775 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,900 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
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
1023 891 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.55% 94.79% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 764 758 711
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 42 (85.71%) SQL
2 33 (67.35%) Windows
3 22 (44.90%) Windows XP
4 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (38.78%) UNIX
6 16 (32.65%) PRINCE2
7 15 (30.61%) Oracle
8 14 (28.57%) PVCS
8 14 (28.57%) PL/SQL
8 14 (28.57%) UML
8 14 (28.57%) RAD
8 14 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
8 14 (28.57%) SSADM
8 14 (28.57%) Toad
8 14 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
8 14 (28.57%) RDBMS
8 14 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (28.57%) JDeveloper
8 14 (28.57%) TestDirector
8 14 (28.57%) Oracle ADF
8 14 (28.57%) Serena
8 14 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
8 14 (28.57%) Oracle 10gAS
8 14 (28.57%) Oracle Database
8 14 (28.57%) Relational Database
9 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
9 13 (26.53%) MS Office
10 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
11 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
12 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 14 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle 10gAS
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
1 13 (26.53%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Route 53
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
1 14 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 14 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.16%) MySQL
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) PVCS
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
1 14 (28.57%) Toad
1 14 (28.57%) JDeveloper
1 14 (28.57%) TestDirector
2 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Legal
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle ADF
2 8 (16.33%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.08%) Web Services
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Clustering
2 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (67.35%) Windows
2 22 (44.90%) Windows XP
3 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (38.78%) UNIX
5 8 (16.33%) Linux
5 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
6 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) PRINCE2
2 14 (28.57%) UML
2 14 (28.57%) RAD
2 14 (28.57%) SSADM
3 9 (18.37%) CRM
4 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 7 (14.29%) ITIL
5 5 (10.20%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (10.20%) High Availability
5 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.16%) WFM
7 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.12%) Logistics
7 3 (6.12%) Time Management
7 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.12%) Line Management
8 2 (4.08%) Web Development
9 1 (2.04%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (85.71%) SQL
2 14 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.16%) Java
5 3 (6.12%) C#
5 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 14 (28.57%) Serena
3 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) SAP
4 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.04%) Reuters
5 1 (2.04%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago