The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 95 75 88
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 10 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.71% 1.91% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 2.02% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 2
Average salary £26,500 £22,500 £31,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £20,350 £25,375
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,500 £38,375
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,750 £23,980
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.21%
IT 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
1316 1091 1041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.47% 94.70% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 819 858
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

IT Support
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited IT 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 IT Support in their job title.

1 17 (65.38%) MS Excel
2 16 (61.54%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 10 (38.46%) Retail
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 8 (30.77%) EPoS
6 8 (30.77%) ITIL
6 8 (30.77%) User Experience
7 5 (19.23%) Finance
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (15.38%) Office 365
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (11.54%) SLA
9 3 (11.54%) SQL
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
9 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
9 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
10 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (7.69%) Cyber Security
10 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
10 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
10 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (7.69%) Time Management
10 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (7.69%) Android
10 2 (7.69%) Server+ Certification

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited IT 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 IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (65.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (38.46%) Retail
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) EPoS
1 8 (30.77%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Statistics
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.69%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
3 2 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (7.69%) Cyber Security
3 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (3.85%) Operations Management
4 1 (3.85%) Use Case
4 1 (3.85%) Line Management
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) A+ Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Server+ Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCITP
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Avaya
2 2 (7.69%) Juniper
2 2 (7.69%) Pegasus
2 2 (7.69%) Apple
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.85%) Sage
3 1 (3.85%) BT
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix