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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank - 64 66
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.40% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.41% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £36,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+12.06% +5.45%
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
598 487 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.68% 98.19% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 510 436 479
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £21,738
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Network Design
5 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Juniper
1 1 (14.29%) ProCurve