Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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

IT Support
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 78 110
Rank change year-on-year -6 +32 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 70 95 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.80% 3.41% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 3.50% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 60 93 44
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £25,000 £22,500 £23,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.76% -7.28%
10th Percentile £19,975 £18,500 £18,375
90th Percentile £37,500 £33,500 £36,750
South East median annual salary £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 2,422 2,713 3,002
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.80% 97.34% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,006 2,199 2,494
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Buckinghamshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Buckinghamshire

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Support in Buckinghamshire

IT 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 IT Support within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
High Wycombe +8 26 £24,250 +3.19% 2
Milton Keynes +18 16 £25,000 - 3
Aylesbury +13 10 £20,500 +7.89% 2
Princes Risborough - 5 £35,000 -
Newport Pagnell - 3 £22,000 - 1
Marlow -9 1 - - 1
Beaconsfield - 1 £23,000 -
IT Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT 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 IT Support in the job title.

1 45 (64.29%) Windows
2 39 (55.71%) Active Directory
3 30 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
4 28 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 24 (34.29%) Microsoft
6 22 (31.43%) Office 365
7 15 (21.43%) Windows 10
7 15 (21.43%) Windows 7
8 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (14.29%) Firewall
8 10 (14.29%) VMware
9 9 (12.86%) VoIP
9 9 (12.86%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (11.43%) SLA
10 8 (11.43%) SQL
10 8 (11.43%) Linux
10 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (10.00%) Finance
11 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
11 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
11 7 (10.00%) WAN
11 7 (10.00%) LAN
11 7 (10.00%) Citrix
12 6 (8.57%) ITIL
12 6 (8.57%) DNS
12 6 (8.57%) Windows 8
13 5 (7.14%) Hyper-V
13 5 (7.14%) Fat Client
13 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared

IT 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 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.86%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 22 (31.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) Firewall
2 9 (12.86%) VoIP
3 7 (10.00%) LAN
3 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.00%) WAN
4 6 (8.57%) DNS
5 5 (7.14%) DHCP
5 5 (7.14%) Intranet
6 4 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (4.29%) VPN
8 2 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) MySQL
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Automotive
3 3 (4.29%) German Language
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) French Language
4 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 5 (7.14%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.71%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 45 (64.29%) Windows
2 28 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (21.43%) Windows 10
3 15 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (11.43%) Linux
6 6 (8.57%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.29%) Unix
9 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.86%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (8.57%) ITIL
3 4 (5.71%) Information Exploitation
3 4 (5.71%) Information Management
3 4 (5.71%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
3 4 (5.71%) Migration
4 3 (4.29%) ITSM
4 3 (4.29%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (4.29%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.86%) Antivirus Management
5 2 (2.86%) Change Management
5 2 (2.86%) Coaching
5 2 (2.86%) CRM
5 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.86%) ERP
5 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.86%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.43%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.43%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) C
3 2 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.86%) MCP
4 1 (1.43%) CCNA
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.43%) MCSA
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 39 (55.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.14%) Terminal Services
4 3 (4.29%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) VMware
3 7 (10.00%) Citrix
4 5 (7.14%) Cisco
5 4 (5.71%) HP
6 3 (4.29%) Atlassian
6 3 (4.29%) Veritas
7 2 (2.86%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.86%) McAfee
7 2 (2.86%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.43%) Draytek
8 1 (1.43%) Snow
8 1 (1.43%) SonicWALL