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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 53 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 20 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.88% 0.54% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 0.56% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 12
Average salary £21,000 £22,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £20,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £24,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
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
671 893 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.55% 95.71% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 596 759 737
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,810
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £61,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Guildford

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
7 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (25.00%) VMware
8 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.83%) MS Office
8 5 (20.83%) HP
9 4 (16.67%) Dell
9 4 (16.67%) Adobe
9 4 (16.67%) LAN
9 4 (16.67%) WAN
9 4 (16.67%) DNS
9 4 (16.67%) Cisco
9 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (12.50%) Law
10 3 (12.50%) 3Com
10 3 (12.50%) NETGEAR
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (12.50%) VPN
10 3 (12.50%) WLAN
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Office
3 4 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) LAN
1 4 (16.67%) WAN
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) VPN
2 3 (12.50%) WLAN
3 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (8.33%) DHCP
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Law
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) iPad
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
4 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) Document Management
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) Dell
4 4 (16.67%) Adobe
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) 3Com
5 3 (12.50%) NETGEAR
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) Altiris
6 1 (4.17%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec
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