Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

IT Support
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 46 31
Rank change year-on-year +17 -15 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 6 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 4.29% 3.02% 7.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.51% 3.05% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 4
Taunton median annual salary £22,000 £37,500 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.33% +64.84% +1.11%
10th Percentile £20,313 £29,125 £19,225
90th Percentile £23,000 £40,625 £26,949
Somerset median annual salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +16.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Taunton
Permanent vacancies in Taunton with a recognized job title 133 197 132
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.00% 98.99% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 106 160 118
Taunton median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +1.45%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,675 £21,425
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,875 £49,125
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

Job postings that featured IT Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Taunton.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support 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 in Taunton.

Salary trend for IT Support in Taunton

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Apple
3 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft