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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 96 75 77
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 11 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.81% 1.69% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.80% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 4
Average salary £21,500 £22,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £20,200 £23,825
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £24,600 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +6.38%
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
1288 1053 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.50% 93.77% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1076 785 732
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 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 September 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
5 10 (38.46%) ITIL
6 8 (30.77%) Retail
7 6 (23.08%) EPoS
7 6 (23.08%) User Experience
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
8 5 (19.23%) SQL
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 4 (15.38%) CRM
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (15.38%) Office 365
10 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
10 3 (11.54%) SLA
11 2 (7.69%) Firewall
11 2 (7.69%) Server+ Certification
11 2 (7.69%) VMware
11 2 (7.69%) MCITP
11 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
11 2 (7.69%) Statistics
11 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
11 2 (7.69%) Degree
11 2 (7.69%) Computer Science

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (42.31%) 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 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (30.77%) Retail
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) EPoS
1 6 (23.08%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.69%) Statistics
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) 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 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
3 4 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (7.69%) Cyber Security
4 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Management
5 1 (3.85%) Use Case
5 1 (3.85%) Line Management
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) 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 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) 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