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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 94 84 61
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 7 6 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.66% 0.58% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.61% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 23
Average salary £24,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
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
1016 980 1006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.67% 94.14% 94.11%
Number of salaries quoted 868 773 815
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,408 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
4 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) IIS
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) MS Office
6 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (23.53%) WCF
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (23.53%) Retail
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (11.76%) Java
8 2 (11.76%) Linux
9 1 (5.88%) JBoss
9 1 (5.88%) Apache
9 1 (5.88%) Unisys
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.88%) Unix
9 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.88%) Introscope
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) WCF
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) SUSE
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) CA
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Unisys
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
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