The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 65 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 7 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.20% 1.42% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.45% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 13
Average salary £23,750 £26,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.65% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,050 £16,600
10% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,450 £26,400
UK excluding London average 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 Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
572 552 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.45% 97.70% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 502 469 568
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

IT Support
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support across the Somerset region.

IT Support Salary Trend in Somerset

IT Support
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +11 5 £23,500 -9.61%
Shepton Mallet - 1 £27,500 -
IT Support
South West

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title.

1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (30.00%) Citrix
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (20.00%) Terminal Server
6 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) Linux
6 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (20.00%) Unix
6 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (20.00%) Ingres
6 4 (20.00%) Firewall
6 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (20.00%) Wireless
6 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (15.00%) LAN
7 3 (15.00%) MCSA
7 3 (15.00%) WAN
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco
7 3 (15.00%) CCNA
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (20.00%) Wireless
2 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) Skype
3 2 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) Intranet
4 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Ingres
2 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) AS400
2 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (10.00%) iPhone
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Unix
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Mac OS
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CCNA
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.00%) MCSA
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Terminal Server
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (5.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (10.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) Acronis
6 1 (5.00%) Apple
6 1 (5.00%) BT
6 1 (5.00%) Meraki
6 1 (5.00%) VMware
Yeovil, Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £24000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Old Street, London
Gorkana
Salary: £35k - £45k
Posted: 9 days ago