The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 104 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 4 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.29% 0.79% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.84% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 4
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.09%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.63%
Technical 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
1289 1070 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.50% 93.78% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 798 751
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Retail
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) SLA
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Coaching
3 4 (26.67%) Huawei
4 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (20.00%) Logistics
4 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) CCNP
4 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (20.00%) Banking
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (13.33%) EPoS

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
3 3 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) EPoS
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Coaching
3 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Logistics
3 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) MCP
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MCDST
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
1 4 (26.67%) Huawei
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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