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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 62 57 78
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 14 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.15% 1.93% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 1.99% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 13
Median salary £24,000 £21,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £19,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £33,500
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
633 604 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.24% 97.11% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 555 536 713
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -12 4 £37,500 +85.18%
Bath -11 3 £23,500 +9.30% 2
IT Support
South West

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (52.63%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
5 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
5 4 (21.05%) LAN
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.79%) BCP
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (15.79%) CCNA
6 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
6 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 3 (15.79%) Service Management
6 3 (15.79%) Firewall
6 3 (15.79%) Logistics
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
7 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.53%) Mac OS

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 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) LAN
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) VoIP
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (10.53%) MS Access
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.26%) Ingres
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.53%) AS400
2 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
5 2 (10.53%) Unix
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) BCP
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
1 3 (15.79%) Logistics
1 3 (15.79%) Service Management
2 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
2 1 (5.26%) Coaching
2 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.26%) Project Management
2 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) Terminal Server
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Acronis
4 1 (5.26%) BT
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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