The median annual salary for an IT Support was £19,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

IT Support
South West > Dorset
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 53 71
Rank change year-on-year 0 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 11 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.29% 2.50% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 2.50% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 9
Dorset median annual salary £19,000 £19,000 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.57%  
10th Percentile £17,500 £17,000 £16,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £22,800 £21,550
South West median annual salary £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year -2.04% +8.88%  

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 477 520 606
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 99.38% 99.81% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 1875 2137
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £59,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support 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 in Dorset.

Salary trend for IT Support in Dorset

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support in Dorset over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support 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 29 June 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 +3 7 £19,000 - 3
Poole +2 4 £43,750 +143.05%
IT Support
South West

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 14 (77.78%) Windows
1 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (16.67%) Office 365
6 2 (11.11%) Telepresence
6 2 (11.11%) CMDB
6 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.11%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Firewall
6 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 2 (11.11%) VoIP
6 2 (11.11%) Sun
6 2 (11.11%) Peregrine
6 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.56%) DNS
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (5.56%) DHCP

IT 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) Telepresence
1 2 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) CMDB
1 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
1 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Peregrine
2 2 (11.11%) Sun
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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