The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 47 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 24 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.12% 1.66% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 1.71% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 19
Median salary £19,000 £17,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £19,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
IT 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
582 643 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.83% 97.13% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 512 498 727
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

IT Support
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Dorset

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Dorset

IT 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 IT Support within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Bournemouth +20 13 £19,000 +8.57% 2
Poole - 11 £19,500 - 4
IT Support
South West

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT 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 IT Support in the job title.

1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
3 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
4 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
6 8 (27.59%) Windows 8
6 8 (27.59%) SQL
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
9 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
9 5 (17.24%) MCTS
9 5 (17.24%) Firewall
9 5 (17.24%) MCP
9 5 (17.24%) Linux
9 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
9 5 (17.24%) VPN
9 5 (17.24%) DNS
10 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
11 2 (6.90%) ITIL
11 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
11 2 (6.90%) Internet
11 2 (6.90%) MCSE
11 2 (6.90%) MCSA
11 2 (6.90%) C
11 2 (6.90%) Java
11 2 (6.90%) IIS
11 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
11 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

IT 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) DNS
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
1 5 (17.24%) VPN
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) VoIP
3 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
4 8 (27.59%) Windows 8
5 5 (17.24%) Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
7 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.90%) ITIL
2 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
2 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) C
2 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.24%) MCP
2 5 (17.24%) MCTS
3 2 (6.90%) MCSA
3 2 (6.90%) MCSE
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £16750 - £19250 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago