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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 203 219 203
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 14 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.30% 0.21% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.22% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 16
Average salary £23,250 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £27,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -2.12%
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
4474 5006 5024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.44% 95.66% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3781 4158 4101
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% 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
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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +13 5 £19,000 -30.90%
Leatherhead - 3 £30,000 - 1
Redhill - 2 £21,750 -
Weybridge +9 1 £26,000 +18.18%
Addlestone - 1 £25,000 -
Farnham - 1 £22,500 - 1
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (28.00%) Signal Processing
4 7 (28.00%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (28.00%) ITSM
4 7 (28.00%) Electronics
4 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (20.00%) MS Office
5 5 (20.00%) Office 365
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.00%) DNS
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.00%) VMware
7 3 (12.00%) Content Management
7 3 (12.00%) Degree
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (8.00%) Automotive
8 2 (8.00%) Retail
8 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (8.00%) .NET
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (8.00%) DHCP
8 2 (8.00%) LAN
8 2 (8.00%) WLAN

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) WLAN
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.00%) FTP
3 1 (4.00%) POP3
3 1 (4.00%) SMTP
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
3 1 (4.00%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (28.00%) Electronics
2 2 (8.00%) Automotive
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITSM
1 7 (28.00%) Signal Processing
2 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (12.00%) Content Management
3 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.00%) Document Management
4 1 (4.00%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (4.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Apple
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) NETGEAR
4 1 (4.00%) Kaspersky
Farnham, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
helpIT
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago