The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 62 59 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 7 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.28% 2.36% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 2.39% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 5
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.20%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Technical 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
533 627 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 97.62% 98.58% 98.29%
Number of salaries quoted 448 540 498
Average salary £41,820 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.06% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Guildford

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title.

1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) Internet
5 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
5 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
5 5 (31.25%) MS Office
5 5 (31.25%) Service Management
5 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
5 5 (31.25%) German Language
5 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
5 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
5 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (25.00%) SCCM
6 4 (25.00%) SCVMM
6 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco
8 2 (12.50%) Citrix
8 2 (12.50%) CCA
8 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Internet
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 2 (12.50%) Skype
3 2 (12.50%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (31.25%) German Language
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Russian Language
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCA
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (12.50%) MCSA
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
1 4 (25.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) AppSense
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
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