The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems 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 Systems Support in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 61 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.20% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.34% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £24,000 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -39.19%
UK excluding London average salary £29,200 £27,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+6.18% -11.29%
Systems 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
455 587 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.24% 94.37% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 410 478 641
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in Somerset

Systems 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 Systems Support within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Yeovil - 1 - -
Systems Support
South West

Systems Support
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Systems 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 Systems Support in their job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
1 3 (42.86%) Games
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Python
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Revenue Management
2 1 (14.29%) DO-178B
2 1 (14.29%) DO-254
2 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (14.29%) Cognizant
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Validation

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Systems 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 Systems Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
1 3 (42.86%) Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Revenue Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) DO-178B
1 1 (14.29%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cognizant