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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 41 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 30 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 5.42% 0.32% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 0.33% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 30 2 1
Average salary £28,000 £18,750 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.33% -18.47%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
540 611 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 97.65% 98.71% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 455 523 477
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Guildford

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 53 (88.33%) Windows
2 45 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 44 (73.33%) MS Excel
4 40 (66.67%) Windows 8
5 39 (65.00%) Windows 7
6 32 (53.33%) MS Exchange
7 28 (46.67%) MS Office
8 27 (45.00%) Windows XP
9 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
9 26 (43.33%) Mentoring
10 22 (36.67%) Hyper-V
11 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (26.67%) Firewall
12 16 (26.67%) Citrix
13 15 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 14 (23.33%) Office 365
14 14 (23.33%) TCP/IP
15 13 (21.67%) Windows Server
15 13 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
16 12 (20.00%) Windows 10
17 11 (18.33%) ITIL
18 10 (16.67%) VMware
19 8 (13.33%) SCCM
19 8 (13.33%) SCOM
19 8 (13.33%) SolarWinds
20 6 (10.00%) SCVMM
20 6 (10.00%) SLA

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 32 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.67%) Confluence
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 28 (46.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) Office 365
2 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) Firewall
2 14 (23.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.33%) LAN
4 2 (3.33%) VoIP
5 1 (1.67%) 3G
5 1 (1.67%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.67%) DHCP
5 1 (1.67%) DNS
5 1 (1.67%) FTP
5 1 (1.67%) Internet
5 1 (1.67%) VPN
5 1 (1.67%) WAN
5 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
1 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (1.67%) Back Office
1 1 (1.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) CSS
1 2 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (1.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (3.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.67%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (1.67%) Contactless
2 1 (1.67%) EMV
2 1 (1.67%) EPoS
2 1 (1.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 53 (88.33%) Windows
2 40 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 39 (65.00%) Windows 7
4 27 (45.00%) Windows XP
5 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (21.67%) Windows Server
7 12 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.67%) Android
8 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.67%) Linux
8 1 (1.67%) Unix
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Mentoring
2 11 (18.33%) ITIL
3 3 (5.00%) Server Patching
4 2 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (1.67%) Android Development
5 1 (1.67%) CRM
5 1 (1.67%) DevOps
5 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.67%) ERP
5 1 (1.67%) High Availability
5 1 (1.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (1.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (1.67%) MVC
5 1 (1.67%) OO
5 1 (1.67%) OOP
5 1 (1.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) C#
2 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (36.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) SCCM
1 8 (13.33%) SCOM
2 6 (10.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.33%) Nagios
3 2 (3.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (26.67%) Citrix
3 10 (16.67%) VMware
4 8 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 5 (8.33%) Cisco
6 2 (3.33%) Google
6 2 (3.33%) Nimsoft
7 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.67%) Hyperion
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