The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 57 68 83
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 18 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.72% 0.76% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 0.78% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 6
Average salary £26,000 £25,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,300 £21,625
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £36,800 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,750 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-1.01% +5.31%
IT Support
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
653 637 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.79% 96.66% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 586 557 692
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

IT Support
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Guildford

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Guildford

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title.

1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
3 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
4 16 (42.11%) MS Excel
5 11 (28.95%) VMware
6 10 (26.32%) Windows 8
7 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
7 9 (23.68%) MS Office
7 9 (23.68%) ITIL
7 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
8 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
9 7 (18.42%) Windows XP
9 7 (18.42%) Cisco
10 6 (15.79%) Adobe
10 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 6 (15.79%) LAN
10 6 (15.79%) WAN
10 6 (15.79%) DNS
10 6 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (13.16%) VPN
11 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
11 5 (13.16%) Firewall
12 4 (10.53%) SLA
12 4 (10.53%) DHCP
12 4 (10.53%) SQL
12 4 (10.53%) ITIL Certification

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (23.68%) MS Office
3 6 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) LAN
1 6 (15.79%) WAN
1 6 (15.79%) DNS
2 5 (13.16%) VPN
2 5 (13.16%) Firewall
3 4 (10.53%) DHCP
4 3 (7.89%) SAN
4 3 (7.89%) WLAN
5 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.26%) Internet
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.63%) Intranet
6 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.63%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.89%) Law
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.63%) iPhone
2 1 (2.63%) Social Media
2 1 (2.63%) iPad
2 1 (2.63%) EPoS
2 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.63%) PDA
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Windows 8
3 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 7 (18.42%) Windows XP
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.26%) Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.26%) Release Management
5 2 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.63%) Analytics
6 1 (2.63%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.63%) Document Management
6 1 (2.63%) Migration
6 1 (2.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) SCOM
2 2 (5.26%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) Cisco
4 6 (15.79%) Adobe
5 3 (7.89%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Dell
6 2 (5.26%) Citrix
6 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.63%) F5
7 1 (2.63%) NETGEAR
7 1 (2.63%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) Symantec
7 1 (2.63%) Altiris
7 1 (2.63%) Google
7 1 (2.63%) FrontRange
7 1 (2.63%) 3Com
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Posted: 3 days ago
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