Period
to 20 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

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

Technical Support
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 122 130
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 6 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.36% 0.51% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.52% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 2
Milton Keynes median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +53.06% -2.00%
10th Percentile £20,563 £21,250 £23,650
90th Percentile £40,625 £57,500 £24,950
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £23,000 £32,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year -29.23% +51.16% -21.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,611 1,716 1,777
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 96.62% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,311 1,331 1,434
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support 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 in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for Technical Support in Milton Keynes

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Support in Milton Keynes

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, Technical 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 2 (33.33%) Document Management
2 2 (33.33%) Meridio
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (33.33%) Image Processing
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Records Management
2 2 (33.33%) GDPR
2 2 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Micro Focus
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Kofax
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) AS400
3 1 (16.67%) ATM

Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) ATM
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) AS400
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) Document Management
1 2 (33.33%) Image Processing
1 2 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
1 2 (33.33%) Records Management
1 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 2 (33.33%) Kofax
2 2 (33.33%) Meridio
2 2 (33.33%) Micro Focus
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) VMware