Period
to 24 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Break/Fix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Break/Fix over the 6 months to 24 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Break/Fix
South West > Somerset
6 months to
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 74 85
Rank change year-on-year +21 +11 +30
Permanent jobs citing Break/Fix 1 5 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 0.34% 0.68% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.74% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Median annual salary £22,500 £32,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.69% +36.17% -32.86%
South West median annual salary £40,000 £24,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year +63.27% - +11.36%

Break/Fix is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 271 673 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 91.86% 91.32% 91.49%
Number of salaries quoted 249 585 663
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,557 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.74% +0.13% +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,800
90th Percentile £64,407 £65,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -

Break/Fix
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Break/Fix as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Break/Fix in Somerset

Break/Fix
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Break/Fix in Somerset.

Salary trend for Break/Fix in Somerset

Break/Fix
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Break/Fix within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 24 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +23 1 £22,500 -29.69%
Break/Fix
South West

For the 6 months to 24 September 2020, IT jobs citing Break/Fix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Break/Fix.

1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

Break/Fix
Co-occurring 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 1 (100.00%) ATM
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ATM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence