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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 59 25 40
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 14 30 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.02% 10.79% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.15% 10.87% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 2
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +6.55%
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
445 276 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 96.11% 99.28% 93.99%
Number of salaries quoted 390 226 158
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) IIS
1 14 (100.00%) MS Office
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (71.43%) MCSE
2 10 (71.43%) MCSA
2 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) VBA
3 4 (28.57%) Time Management
3 4 (28.57%) QMS
3 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) WinForms

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (100.00%) MS Office
2 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (28.57%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Time Management
1 4 (28.57%) QMS
1 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (71.43%) MCSE
1 10 (71.43%) MCSA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft