The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 73 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 3 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.47% 4.24% 4.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 4.31% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 38
Median salary £32,000 £25,000 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £20,600 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
614 580 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.00% 98.47% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 541 469 621
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region that featured IT Support in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Somerset

IT Support
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bath -15 2 £24,000 -30.93%
Taunton -9 1 £40,000 +95.12%
IT Support
South West

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Somerset region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
4 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
4 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
4 4 (23.53%) BCP
4 4 (23.53%) LAN
4 4 (23.53%) WAN
5 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) Logistics
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (11.76%) Office 365
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 2 (11.76%) Firewall
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (11.76%) MS Access
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Jetty
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (11.76%) MS Access
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) AS400
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
4 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.88%) Unix
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) BCP
3 3 (17.65%) Logistics
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Acronis
3 1 (5.88%) BT
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat