The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 194 203 211
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 14 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.31% 0.40% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.41% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 8
Average salary £23,250 £26,500 £25,350
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.26% +4.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,975 £22,000 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £34,000 £30,050
UK excluding London average salary £22,375 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-2.71% +2.22%
Support Technician
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4316 5066 5112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.11% 95.55% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3581 4152 4082
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Surrey

Support Technician
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +17 11 £22,500 -6.25%
Weybridge +16 3 £28,000 +27.27%
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Support Technician 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 Support Technician in their job title.

1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) ITSM
4 10 (40.00%) MS Office
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (32.00%) DNS
6 8 (32.00%) Apple
7 7 (28.00%) Electronics
7 7 (28.00%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (28.00%) ITIL
7 7 (28.00%) MCSE
7 7 (28.00%) Signal Processing
8 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (24.00%) DHCP
8 6 (24.00%) Wireless
9 5 (20.00%) Mitel
9 5 (20.00%) IP Telephony
9 5 (20.00%) VLAN
9 5 (20.00%) Service Management
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.00%) A+ Certification
9 5 (20.00%) MCP
9 5 (20.00%) Android
9 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 5 (20.00%) Office 365
9 5 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (16.00%) MS Excel

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Support Technician 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 Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) GroupWise
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Lync
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) DHCP
2 6 (24.00%) Wireless
3 5 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 5 (20.00%) VLAN
4 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (8.00%) LAN
5 2 (8.00%) WLAN
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) POP3
6 1 (4.00%) SMTP
6 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.00%) SAN
6 1 (4.00%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (28.00%) Electronics
2 2 (8.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (20.00%) Android
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITSM
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Signal Processing
3 5 (20.00%) Service Management
4 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) Content Management
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.00%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (28.00%) MCSE
3 5 (20.00%) A+ Certification
3 5 (20.00%) MCP
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (8.00%) MCITP
4 2 (8.00%) MCSA
4 2 (8.00%) CCA
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) XenApp
4 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.00%) VirtualBox
5 1 (4.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Apple
3 5 (20.00%) Mitel
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) Novell
5 2 (8.00%) Adobe
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) Google
6 1 (4.00%) NETGEAR
6 1 (4.00%) Kaspersky
Banstead, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago