The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank - 58 85
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 0 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.97% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.03% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Median salary - £19,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -32.14%
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £21,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.69%
Support Technician
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
590 543 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.66% 97.49% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 533 472 649
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Somerset

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Support Technician 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 Support Technician in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server

Support Technician 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server