The median annual salary for a IT Support was £19,000 in advertised job vacancies in Taunton 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
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 31 - 14
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 1.10% - 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% - 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £19,000 - £23,000
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 Taunton. 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
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 88 100 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 96.70% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 96 27
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% +1.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £16,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 Taunton

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

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 Related IT Skills in Taunton

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 Taunton region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) LAN

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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) BCP
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) VMware