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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 193 187 202
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 12 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.27% 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.32% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 9
Average salary £27,000 £26,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% +32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £17,900
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £31,100
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £26,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-13.20% +23.25%
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
4322 4012 4915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.28% 94.51% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3624 3193 4194
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,470 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Support Technician Salary Histogram 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 30 January 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
Epsom - 3 £30,000 -
Farnham - 3 £19,000 -
Thames Ditton - 1 £25,000 -
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) ITIL
3 20 (51.28%) MS Office
3 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
4 18 (46.15%) Apple
5 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (41.03%) MCSE
6 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (38.46%) Windows 7
7 15 (38.46%) DNS
7 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
8 14 (35.90%) DHCP
9 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 13 (33.33%) A+ Certification
9 13 (33.33%) Wireless
10 12 (30.77%) IP Telephony
10 12 (30.77%) VLAN
10 12 (30.77%) Android
10 12 (30.77%) Mitel
10 12 (30.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
10 12 (30.77%) ITSM
10 12 (30.77%) Service Management
10 12 (30.77%) MCP
11 11 (28.21%) ISO 9001
12 7 (17.95%) Firewall
12 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
12 7 (17.95%) Citrix
13 6 (15.38%) VMware
13 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.26%) GroupWise
2 4 (10.26%) Lync
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) Moodle
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (51.28%) MS Office
2 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) DNS
2 14 (35.90%) DHCP
3 13 (33.33%) Wireless
4 12 (30.77%) IP Telephony
4 12 (30.77%) VLAN
5 7 (17.95%) Firewall
6 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (5.13%) VoIP
9 1 (2.56%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (2.56%) IMAP
9 1 (2.56%) SAN
9 1 (2.56%) POP3
9 1 (2.56%) SMTP
9 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (2.56%) Marketing
1 1 (2.56%) Retail
1 1 (2.56%) Military
1 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) MAPI
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) iSeries
4 1 (2.56%) VLE
4 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.56%) EPoS
4 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 12 (30.77%) Android
5 3 (7.69%) Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.56%) SUSE
7 1 (2.56%) UNIX
7 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) ITSM
2 12 (30.77%) Service Management
3 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
3 4 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (5.13%) ERP
6 1 (2.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) PHP
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (41.03%) MCSE
3 13 (33.33%) A+ Certification
4 12 (30.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 12 (30.77%) MCP
5 5 (12.82%) MCITP
6 4 (10.26%) MCSA
6 4 (10.26%) CCA
6 4 (10.26%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.13%) CCNA
7 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.56%) MCDST
8 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.82%) XenApp
5 4 (10.26%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.13%) XenServer
7 1 (2.56%) VirtualBox
7 1 (2.56%) KVM
7 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 18 (46.15%) Apple
3 12 (30.77%) Mitel
4 7 (17.95%) Citrix
5 6 (15.38%) VMware
6 5 (12.82%) Cisco
7 4 (10.26%) Novell
8 1 (2.56%) Veeam
8 1 (2.56%) Google
8 1 (2.56%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.56%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) Dell
8 1 (2.56%) Symantec
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago