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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 70 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 3 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.55% 2.42% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 2.45% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 7
Median salary £25,000 £20,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £17,250 £17,800
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +2.04%
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
547 653 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.45% 98.79% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 452 540 499
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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
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 4 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
Bournemouth +4 1 £32,500 +62.50%
Dorchester -5 1 £25,000 +8.69%
Sherborne - 1 £23,500 -
IT Support
South West

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 39 (92.86%) Windows
2 36 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 36 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
4 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 14 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 13 (30.95%) Windows 10
5 13 (30.95%) Windows 7
5 13 (30.95%) Windows 8
5 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
6 12 (28.57%) SQL
6 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 11 (26.19%) Apple iOS
8 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (23.81%) Mac OS X
8 10 (23.81%) Internet
8 10 (23.81%) ITIL
8 10 (23.81%) IIS
8 10 (23.81%) C
8 10 (23.81%) Java
8 10 (23.81%) MCSE
8 10 (23.81%) MCSA
8 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (23.81%) iPad
8 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
9 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi

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 14 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (23.81%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) Internet
2 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.76%) LAN
3 2 (4.76%) VLAN
3 2 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 39 (92.86%) Windows
2 36 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 36 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 13 (30.95%) Windows 10
4 13 (30.95%) Windows 7
4 13 (30.95%) Windows 8
5 11 (26.19%) Apple iOS
6 10 (23.81%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.38%) Android
7 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 10 (23.81%) ITIL
3 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
3 1 (2.38%) CRM
3 1 (2.38%) Data Analysis
3 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) C
2 10 (23.81%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) PHP
3 1 (2.38%) VB
3 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) MCSA
1 10 (23.81%) MCSE
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco
3 1 (2.38%) Citrix
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