The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Taunton region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 27 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 1.27% 1.98% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.98% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £19,000 £19,250 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -16.30%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,690
% change year-on-year
- +1.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton 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
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
77 101 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 97.47% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 51 95 31
Median salary £36,750 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.07% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £16,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

IT Support
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Taunton

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Taunton region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) BCP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) VMware