Period
to 14 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Support
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 114 161
Rank change year-on-year +25 +47 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 65 59 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.57% 2.04% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 2.09% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 60 61 27
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £25,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -10.71% -13.85%
10th Percentile £26,150 £21,250 £22,650
90th Percentile £48,750 £40,000 £43,750
South East median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year +7.69% -12.75% +14.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,439 2,819 3,067
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.27% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,044 2,297 2,574
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Applications Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Buckinghamshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Applications Support in Buckinghamshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Buckinghamshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +16 34 £35,000 +25.00% 10
High Wycombe +9 21 £35,000 - 1
Chesham - 4 £35,000 -
Aylesbury +26 3 £30,500 -1.61%
Princes Risborough - 2 £25,000 -
Newport Pagnell -3 1 £40,000 +42.86%
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 42 (64.62%) SQL
2 22 (33.85%) Change Management
3 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 20 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (29.23%) Windows
5 17 (26.15%) Service Delivery
6 16 (24.62%) .NET
7 15 (23.08%) IIS
7 15 (23.08%) Finance
7 15 (23.08%) QA
8 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (20.00%) SaaS
9 13 (20.00%) PaaS
9 13 (20.00%) IaaS
9 13 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 13 (20.00%) C#
9 13 (20.00%) Delphi
9 13 (20.00%) Java
10 12 (18.46%) CRM
10 12 (18.46%) Unix
10 12 (18.46%) Remedy
10 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (16.92%) Mentoring
11 11 (16.92%) Apple iOS
11 11 (16.92%) Android
11 11 (16.92%) WebSphere
12 10 (15.38%) Linux
12 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
12 10 (15.38%) Customer-Centricity

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (23.08%) IIS
2 11 (16.92%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.08%) Smallworld
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.15%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (20.00%) IaaS
2 13 (20.00%) PaaS
2 13 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.54%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Internet
2 3 (4.62%) ATM
3 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.54%) HTTP
3 1 (1.54%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.08%) GIS
4 1 (1.54%) DB2
4 1 (1.54%) Easytrieve
4 1 (1.54%) MySQL
4 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.54%) QGIS
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) JIRA
2 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.15%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Electronics
4 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.62%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Billing
5 1 (1.54%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) .NET
2 8 (12.31%) Spring
3 6 (9.23%) Java EE
3 6 (9.23%) JSP
4 4 (6.15%) HTML
5 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.54%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.54%) Ajax
6 1 (1.54%) LAMP
6 1 (1.54%) SQLAlchemy
6 1 (1.54%) Web Services
6 1 (1.54%) WebRTC
6 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.62%) PACS
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Windows
2 12 (18.46%) Unix
3 11 (16.92%) Android
3 11 (16.92%) Apple iOS
4 10 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.54%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Change Management
2 20 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (26.15%) Service Delivery
4 12 (18.46%) CRM
5 11 (16.92%) Mentoring
6 10 (15.38%) Coaching
6 10 (15.38%) Customer-Centricity
6 10 (15.38%) Software Deployment
7 9 (13.85%) Service Management
8 8 (12.31%) Incident Management
9 7 (10.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (9.23%) Business Continuity
10 6 (9.23%) Information Governance
11 5 (7.69%) ERP
12 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (6.15%) Performance Optimisation
12 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
13 3 (4.62%) Line Management
13 3 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (4.62%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (64.62%) SQL
2 13 (20.00%) C#
2 13 (20.00%) Delphi
2 13 (20.00%) Java
2 13 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.15%) JCL
6 2 (3.08%) PHP
6 2 (3.08%) Python
7 1 (1.54%) COBOL
7 1 (1.54%) Magik
7 1 (1.54%) Perl
7 1 (1.54%) Ruby
7 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.08%) QA
2 7 (10.77%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Ansible
1 1 (1.54%) Control-M
1 1 (1.54%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.46%) Remedy
3 8 (12.31%) Oracle
4 4 (6.15%) SAP
5 2 (3.08%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) F5
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.54%) Xero