The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 50 79 66
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 19 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.82% 0.48% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.82% 0.49% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 11
Median salary £27,250 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 - £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Applications Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
497 616 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.80% 98.09% 98.94%
Number of salaries quoted 433 501 614
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Dorset

Applications Support
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 16 £27,500 - 1
Bournemouth +20 3 £27,250 - 1
Applications Support
South West

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 18 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
3 16 (38.10%) Finance
4 14 (33.33%) Banking
4 14 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 14 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
6 11 (26.19%) CRM
7 10 (23.81%) ERP
7 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 10 (23.81%) Hedge funds
8 9 (21.43%) ODBC
8 9 (21.43%) SQL
9 8 (19.05%) C#
9 8 (19.05%) .NET
10 7 (16.67%) MS Office
11 6 (14.29%) Process Improvement
12 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (11.90%) Degree
12 5 (11.90%) Server Patching
12 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (11.90%) User Experience
12 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
12 5 (11.90%) PHP
12 5 (11.90%) HP
12 5 (11.90%) MVC
12 5 (11.90%) Workflow
12 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
12 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (9.52%) Apache Flex

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.67%) MS Office
3 4 (9.52%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) FileMaker
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) Banking
2 14 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.76%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) ODBC
2 8 (19.05%) .NET
3 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
3 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (9.52%) Apache Flex
4 4 (9.52%) Flash
5 3 (7.14%) HTML
5 3 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (23.81%) Hedge funds
3 5 (11.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 11 (26.19%) CRM
3 10 (23.81%) ERP
4 6 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 5 (11.90%) MVC
5 5 (11.90%) Server Patching
5 5 (11.90%) Workflow
6 4 (9.52%) Change Management
6 4 (9.52%) Coaching
6 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 4 (9.52%) Six Sigma
7 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) C#
3 5 (11.90%) PHP
3 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.14%) VB
4 3 (7.14%) VBScript
5 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) MCP
2 1 (2.38%) MCTS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) HP
3 4 (9.52%) Adobe
4 2 (4.76%) Sun
5 1 (2.38%) Sage
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago