The median annual salary for a Applications Support Analyst was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Support Analyst
South West / Dorset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 72 89
Rank change year-on-year +21 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 6 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.59% 1.70% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.72% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £27,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.92% -4.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year - +4.34%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 368 696 787
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 97.35% 98.86% 99.12%
Number of salaries quoted 331 523 680
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset that featured Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in Dorset

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Analyst in Dorset

Applications Support Analyst
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 Analyst within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 March 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 +26 5 - -
Poole -5 1 £27,000 -16.92%
Applications Support Analyst
South West

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Applications Support Analyst 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 Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) Line Management
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Struts
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) MVC

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) B2B
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle