The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 44 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 20 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.40% 1.53% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.53% 1.54% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 1
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
566 518 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.10% 98.85% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 457 454 359
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Applications Support
South West

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +1 19 £37,500 - 1
Applications Support
South West

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 53 (79.10%) Oracle
2 52 (77.61%) SQL
3 50 (74.63%) PL/SQL
4 47 (70.15%) Finance
5 46 (68.66%) ITIL
6 44 (65.67%) UNIX
7 41 (61.19%) Root Cause Analysis
8 40 (59.70%) SLA
9 35 (52.24%) VB
10 32 (47.76%) Oracle Database
11 31 (46.27%) VB6
12 28 (41.79%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (28.36%) Service Delivery
14 18 (26.87%) Incident Management
14 18 (26.87%) Problem Management
15 16 (23.88%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (23.88%) ITIL V3
16 15 (22.39%) Oracle Forms
17 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
18 12 (17.91%) Oracle Reports
19 11 (16.42%) Toad
19 11 (16.42%) Java
20 9 (13.43%) Linux
20 9 (13.43%) Change Control
21 8 (11.94%) WebSphere
21 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
21 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
21 8 (11.94%) C#
21 8 (11.94%) VB.NET
21 8 (11.94%) .NET

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 8 (11.94%) WebSphere
1 8 (11.94%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (47.76%) Oracle Database
2 16 (23.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
4 12 (17.91%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (4.48%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (16.42%) Toad
General
1 47 (70.15%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) .NET
1 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET
2 6 (8.96%) CSS
3 3 (4.48%) EDI
4 1 (1.49%) Web Services
4 1 (1.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
1 1 (1.49%) Equities
1 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (65.67%) UNIX
2 9 (13.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (68.66%) ITIL
2 41 (61.19%) Root Cause Analysis
3 19 (28.36%) Service Delivery
4 18 (26.87%) Incident Management
4 18 (26.87%) Problem Management
5 16 (23.88%) ITIL V3
6 9 (13.43%) Change Control
7 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.97%) Test Management
8 4 (5.97%) ERP
8 4 (5.97%) ETL
8 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.49%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (1.49%) Kanban
9 1 (1.49%) Software Deployment
9 1 (1.49%) Migration
9 1 (1.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.49%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 52 (77.61%) SQL
2 50 (74.63%) PL/SQL
3 35 (52.24%) VB
4 31 (46.27%) VB6
5 11 (16.42%) Java
6 8 (11.94%) C#
6 8 (11.94%) VB.NET
7 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.49%) Perl
8 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (41.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (59.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (1.49%) Foglight
Vendors
1 53 (79.10%) Oracle
2 2 (2.99%) Sybase
3 1 (1.49%) Cognos
Bournemouth, Dorset
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