The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 91 86 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 3 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.22% 1.53% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 1.58% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 21
Average salary £34,000 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.93% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £42,300 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -1.61%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1241 1201 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.99% 96.78% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 982 1074 865
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Technical Support
Buckinghamshire

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) MCSA
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) MCP
3 3 (50.00%) MCTS
3 3 (50.00%) MCITP
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) i2
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) ClearQuest
5 1 (16.67%) ESRI
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) JBoss
5 1 (16.67%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
5 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMTP
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
1 1 (16.67%) ClearQuest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSA
2 3 (50.00%) MCTS
2 3 (50.00%) MCITP
2 3 (50.00%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) i2
3 1 (16.67%) ESRI
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago