The median annual salary for a IT Support was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
South West / Somerset
Rank 73 66 62
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 8 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.26% 0.94% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.96% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 9
Median salary £22,000 £24,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,250 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,450 £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,690
% change year-on-year - +1.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 614 627 506
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 96.85% 98.43% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 501 550 444
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset that featured IT Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Somerset

IT Support
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Somerset

IT Support
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath 0 6 £23,000 -4.16% 2
Bruton - 1 £20,000 -
Taunton - 1 £19,000 -
Yeovil - 1 £24,333 -
IT Support
South West

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Somerset region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) DNS
4 6 (31.58%) DHCP
4 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
5 5 (26.32%) VPN
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (21.05%) PHP
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) Unix
6 4 (21.05%) Python
6 4 (21.05%) Internet
6 4 (21.05%) Firewall
6 4 (21.05%) Samba
6 4 (21.05%) Office 365
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
7 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
7 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
7 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
7 3 (15.79%) LAN
7 3 (15.79%) WAN
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco

IT Support 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) DHCP
1 6 (31.58%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) Internet
4 3 (15.79%) LAN
4 3 (15.79%) WAN
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) VLAN
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) French Language
2 1 (5.26%) German Language
2 1 (5.26%) Italian Language
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Time Management
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (5.26%) BCP
3 1 (5.26%) Data Entry
3 1 (5.26%) Data Validation
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Software Distribution
3 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
1 4 (21.05%) PHP
1 4 (21.05%) Python
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) MCP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Samba
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Veeam
5 1 (5.26%) Apple
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy
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