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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 68 68 84
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 22 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.04% 0.76% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 0.80% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 7
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
1009 877 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.60% 94.71% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 745 746 710
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 30 September 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 52 (92.86%) SQL
2 40 (71.43%) Windows
3 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
5 19 (33.93%) Windows XP
6 17 (30.36%) Clustering
6 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
7 16 (28.57%) UNIX
8 15 (26.79%) MS Office
8 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (25.00%) High Availability
9 14 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 14 (25.00%) .NET
10 13 (23.21%) ITIL
10 13 (23.21%) PRINCE2
10 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
10 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (21.43%) PL/SQL
11 12 (21.43%) Oracle
12 11 (19.64%) PVCS
12 11 (19.64%) UML
12 11 (19.64%) RAD
12 11 (19.64%) Oracle Forms
12 11 (19.64%) SSADM
12 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (19.64%) JDeveloper
12 11 (19.64%) TestDirector
12 11 (19.64%) Toad
12 11 (19.64%) Oracle Discoverer

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 11 (19.64%) Oracle Application Server
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle 10gAS
2 5 (8.93%) IIS
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
2 15 (26.79%) MS Office
3 2 (3.57%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
1 1 (1.79%) Route 53
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database
3 11 (19.64%) Relational Database
3 11 (19.64%) Oracle Discoverer
3 11 (19.64%) RDBMS
3 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (7.14%) MySQL
8 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) PVCS
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle Forms
1 11 (19.64%) Toad
1 11 (19.64%) JDeveloper
1 11 (19.64%) TestDirector
2 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Legal
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) .NET
2 11 (19.64%) Oracle ADF
3 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) jQuery
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.79%) HTML
5 1 (1.79%) Web Services
5 1 (1.79%) XML
5 1 (1.79%) Middleware
5 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.79%) Spring
5 1 (1.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Clustering
2 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 40 (71.43%) Windows
2 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (33.93%) Windows XP
4 16 (28.57%) UNIX
5 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 7 (12.50%) Linux
8 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) High Availability
2 13 (23.21%) ITIL
2 13 (23.21%) PRINCE2
3 12 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 11 (19.64%) UML
4 11 (19.64%) RAD
4 11 (19.64%) SSADM
5 9 (16.07%) CRM
6 7 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.36%) Logistics
8 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.36%) WFM
8 3 (5.36%) Time Management
8 3 (5.36%) Line Management
8 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.79%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (1.79%) Web Development
9 1 (1.79%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 52 (92.86%) SQL
2 14 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 12 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 9 (16.07%) C#
5 8 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.93%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.43%) Oracle
3 11 (19.64%) Serena
4 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive Salary and Great Benefit
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago