Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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

Application Support
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 70 122
Rank change year-on-year -1 +52 -49
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 15 38 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.69% 3.27% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 3.29% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 1
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £24,375 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.10% -28.31% -9.33%
10th Percentile £25,825 £15,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £49,750 £28,750 £36,000
South West median annual salary £35,000 £27,500 £27,625
% change year-on-year +27.27% -0.45% -7.92%

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 877 1155 1354
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 98.98% 99.40% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 783 950 1093
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £58,875 £57,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings that featured Applications Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support 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 in Dorset.

Salary trend for Applications Support in Dorset

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Dorset over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Dorset

Applications 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 Applications Support within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole -17 8 £45,000 +63.64%
Bournemouth +17 6 £26,500 +27.71% 1
Applications Support
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, Applications 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 Applications Support in the job title.

1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Unix
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) Banking
4 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (26.67%) Line Management
5 4 (26.67%) User Experience
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (13.33%) Retail
6 2 (13.33%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
7 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.67%) SWIFT
7 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (6.67%) JIRA
7 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
7 1 (6.67%) MVC
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Maven

Applications Support 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 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Struts
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Unix
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (26.67%) Line Management
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
Dorset
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