Period
to 5 December 2019

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

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
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 114 88 110
Rank change year-on-year -26 +22 +43
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 26 68 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.22% 2.76% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 2.86% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 62 61
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £31,000 £34,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.49% +37.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £26,950 £26,325 £21,250
90th Percentile £37,400 £47,000 £40,000
South East median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -8.45%

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 2,013 2,379 2,793
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.42% 96.43% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,603 1,981 2,266
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £23,375
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £63,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 5 December 2019.

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 5 December 2019. 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 -14 12 £30,000 -7.69% 3
High Wycombe +1 8 £32,000 -6.57% 1
Aylesbury +17 3 £30,500 - 1
Marlow - 3 £25,500 - 3
Applications Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) Windows
4 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 8 (30.77%) PHP
5 8 (30.77%) HTML
5 8 (30.77%) MySQL
5 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 8 (30.77%) IIS
5 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
6 7 (26.92%) C#
6 7 (26.92%) Linux
7 6 (23.08%) Java
7 6 (23.08%) LAMP
7 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle
8 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
9 4 (15.38%) Python
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (15.38%) QA
10 3 (11.54%) Ruby
10 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
10 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
10 3 (11.54%) Puppet
10 3 (11.54%) JSON
10 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (11.54%) Azure
10 3 (11.54%) AWS

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 8 (30.77%) IIS
2 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) MS Project Server
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (11.54%) AWS
1 3 (11.54%) Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) HTTP
1 3 (11.54%) HTTPS
1 3 (11.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.69%) Automotive
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) LAMP
3 3 (11.54%) JSON
3 3 (11.54%) WebRTC
3 3 (11.54%) XML
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE
5 1 (3.85%) Middleware
5 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Linux
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
2 3 (11.54%) ITSM
2 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (11.54%) Prototyping
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Scrum
3 2 (7.69%) SDLC
3 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Development
4 1 (3.85%) OOP
4 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) PHP
4 7 (26.92%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) Java
6 4 (15.38%) Python
7 3 (11.54%) Perl
7 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
7 3 (11.54%) Ruby
7 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
8 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.85%) C++
9 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) HNC
1 1 (3.85%) HND
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow