The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 58 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 8 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.83% 2.19% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 2.27% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Average salary £29,250 £42,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +55.45%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -3.07%
Applications Support
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth 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
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
419 353 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 95.66% 96.71% 93.56%
Number of salaries quoted 318 292 177
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited Applications 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 Applications Support in their job title.

1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) Java
3 15 (48.39%) Finance
4 12 (38.71%) PL/SQL
5 11 (35.48%) J2EE
5 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
6 10 (32.26%) Oracle
6 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
6 10 (32.26%) CSS
6 10 (32.26%) XML
7 8 (25.81%) ITIL
7 8 (25.81%) Spring
8 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
8 7 (22.58%) SLA
8 7 (22.58%) Project Management
8 7 (22.58%) Change Control
8 7 (22.58%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (19.35%) UML
10 5 (16.13%) UNIX
10 5 (16.13%) Toad
10 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
11 4 (12.90%) HTML5
11 4 (12.90%) PegaRULES
11 4 (12.90%) Linux
11 4 (12.90%) HTML
12 3 (9.68%) EDI
12 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
12 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (9.68%) Pega

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited Applications 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 Applications Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) PegaRULES
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.45%) SQLPlus
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Toad
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) J2EE
2 10 (32.26%) CSS
2 10 (32.26%) XML
3 8 (25.81%) Spring
4 4 (12.90%) HTML5
4 4 (12.90%) HTML
5 3 (9.68%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) UNIX
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Change Control
2 7 (22.58%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (22.58%) Project Management
2 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
3 6 (19.35%) UML
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.45%) Release Management
5 2 (6.45%) Test Management
5 2 (6.45%) ETL
6 1 (3.23%) Coaching
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) Java
3 12 (38.71%) PL/SQL
4 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Pega
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Primavera