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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 67 74 76
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.65% 1.01% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.05% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 9
Average salary £29,750 £23,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.95% -15.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £22,075 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £35,850 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -7.84%
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
591 759 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.10% 96.08% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 517 668 663
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Guildford

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) PKI
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
6 1 (12.50%) CITP
6 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
6 1 (12.50%) SCCM
6 1 (12.50%) SCOM
6 1 (12.50%) Document Management
6 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) Security Management
6 1 (12.50%) DameWare
6 1 (12.50%) Law
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) VoIP
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (12.50%) Smartcard
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Document Management
1 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
1 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
1 1 (12.50%) Security Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) CITP
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) DameWare
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Interwoven