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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
South West / Dorset
Rank 44 52 72
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 23 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.09% 5.00% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.30% 5.06% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 23
Median salary £26,000 £28,000 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,500 £27,200
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%

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
434 771 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.02% 98.85% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 385 602 660
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +5 15 £28,500 +1.78% 1
Poole - 8 £18,000 - 1
IT Support
South West

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (88.64%) Active Directory
3 37 (84.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (84.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
5 22 (50.00%) VMware
6 18 (40.91%) Windows Server
7 16 (36.36%) Hyper-V
8 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (34.09%) Windows 8
8 15 (34.09%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (34.09%) VLAN
9 14 (31.82%) LAN
9 14 (31.82%) WAN
9 14 (31.82%) Windows 7
9 14 (31.82%) Windows 10
10 6 (13.64%) Linux
11 5 (11.36%) DNS
11 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
11 5 (11.36%) Citrix
11 5 (11.36%) Cisco
12 4 (9.09%) DHCP
12 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
12 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
13 3 (6.82%) SMTP
13 3 (6.82%) HTTP
13 3 (6.82%) VPN
13 3 (6.82%) SSL
13 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (6.82%) ICMP

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 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) VLAN
1 15 (34.09%) Wi-Fi
2 14 (31.82%) LAN
2 14 (31.82%) WAN
3 5 (11.36%) DNS
3 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.09%) DHCP
5 3 (6.82%) HTTP
5 3 (6.82%) ICMP
5 3 (6.82%) Network Security
5 3 (6.82%) SAN
5 3 (6.82%) SMTP
5 3 (6.82%) SSL
5 3 (6.82%) Telnet
5 3 (6.82%) VPN
6 2 (4.55%) Firewall
7 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.27%) PDA
2 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (84.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 37 (84.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (40.91%) Windows Server
4 15 (34.09%) Windows 8
5 14 (31.82%) Windows 10
5 14 (31.82%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.82%) Coaching
1 3 (6.82%) Data Security
2 2 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (2.27%) Data Protection
3 1 (2.27%) Line Management
3 1 (2.27%) Network Design
3 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) CCNA
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) MCP
2 1 (2.27%) MCSA
2 1 (2.27%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) MCTS
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 39 (88.64%) Active Directory
2 16 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
1 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
2 22 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco
3 5 (11.36%) Citrix
4 3 (6.82%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (2.27%) Draytek
5 1 (2.27%) Juniper
5 1 (2.27%) Lotus
5 1 (2.27%) NetApp
5 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Blandford Forum, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum 24days hols,career prog,MS training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago