The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 70 78 65
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 19 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.09% 1.14% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 1.16% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 17
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £30,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,000 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -1.61%
Job Titles Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
871 864 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 95.82% 98.18% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 738 706 728
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Technical Support
Surrey

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Guildford

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) Linux
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) HTML
5 7 (26.92%) PHP
5 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
7 5 (19.23%) UNIX
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
7 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
8 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (15.38%) Citrix
9 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
9 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
10 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
10 2 (7.69%) XenApp
10 2 (7.69%) XenServer
10 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
10 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (7.69%) Banking
10 2 (7.69%) Document Management
10 2 (7.69%) Degree

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.69%) Law
1 2 (7.69%) Legal
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) EFT
1 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Linux
3 5 (19.23%) UNIX
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) SUSE
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) Document Management
2 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) PHP
3 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
3 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.69%) C++
4 2 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) VBScript
5 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) HND
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCDST
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 2 (7.69%) XenServer
3 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) DameWare
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Remedy
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
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