Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Support Technician
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 - 38
Rank change year-on-year - +38 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 0.71% - 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% - 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Taunton median annual salary £31,000 - £20,500
10th Percentile £29,000 - £19,750
90th Percentile £33,000 - £21,250
Somerset median annual salary £25,000 £21,250 £19,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% +8.97% -22.00%

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 133 197 134
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.00% 98.99% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 106 160 120
Taunton median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,675 £21,475
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,875 £48,875
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Taunton

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Taunton

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Support Technician 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 Support Technician in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Support Technician 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware