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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 69 55 66
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 11 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.62% 2.73% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 2.79% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 17
Median salary £26,250 £21,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
655 573 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 96.61% 97.61% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 584 510 697
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 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 July 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
Yeovil - 5 £22,500 -
Taunton -16 4 £37,500 +85.18%
Bath -15 1 £30,000 +39.53% 1
IT Support
South West

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
5 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
5 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) LAN
5 4 (22.22%) WAN
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 3 (16.67%) BCP
6 3 (16.67%) CCNA
6 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (16.67%) DNS
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (16.67%) Firewall
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Vista
6 3 (16.67%) Logistics
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
7 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
7 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.11%) Wireless
7 2 (11.11%) AS400

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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (11.11%) MS Access
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.11%) AS400
2 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.56%) Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Unix
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) BCP
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
1 3 (16.67%) Logistics
1 3 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
2 1 (5.56%) Coaching
2 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNA
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Acronis
3 1 (5.56%) BT
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
Bridgwater, Somerset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Pension,Parking,Certs paid for.
Posted: 4 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago