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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 185 187 207
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 27 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.58% 0.45% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.47% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 20
Average salary £27,000 £23,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,750 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+1.09% +1.11%
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
4420 4475 4968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.07% 95.05% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3650 3702 4281
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
Staines - 5 - -
Guildford -4 3 £21,000 -7.69% 2
Farnham +13 2 £25,000 +11.11%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £22,500 -
Dorking - 2 £24,500 -
Weybridge -3 1 £27,500 +22.22%
Epsom - 1 £30,000 - 2
Shepperton - 1 £19,000 -
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) ITIL
3 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
4 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
7 11 (31.43%) A+ Certification
7 11 (31.43%) MS Office
8 9 (25.71%) DNS
8 9 (25.71%) Apple
9 8 (22.86%) Service Management
9 8 (22.86%) MCSE
9 8 (22.86%) DHCP
9 8 (22.86%) MCP
9 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
9 8 (22.86%) IP Telephony
10 7 (20.00%) VLAN
10 7 (20.00%) Mitel
10 7 (20.00%) Android
10 7 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 7 (20.00%) ISO 9001
10 7 (20.00%) ITSM
10 7 (20.00%) Wireless
11 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
11 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
12 5 (14.29%) MCITP
12 5 (14.29%) Citrix
13 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) WordPress
4 1 (2.86%) Moodle
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Lync
4 1 (2.86%) GroupWise
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) DNS
2 8 (22.86%) DHCP
2 8 (22.86%) IP Telephony
3 7 (20.00%) VLAN
3 7 (20.00%) Wireless
4 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.57%) VoIP
5 3 (8.57%) Firewall
6 1 (2.86%) LAN
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.86%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
General
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.86%) Military
1 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) iSeries
2 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) VLE
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
3 1 (2.86%) EPoS
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
4 7 (20.00%) Android
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.57%) Linux
7 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.86%) SUSE
8 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Service Management
3 7 (20.00%) ITSM
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) ERP
5 1 (2.86%) Network Design
5 1 (2.86%) Business Development
5 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (31.43%) A+ Certification
3 8 (22.86%) MCP
3 8 (22.86%) MCSE
4 7 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
6 5 (14.29%) MCITP
7 4 (11.43%) MCDST
8 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
9 2 (5.71%) MCSA
9 2 (5.71%) CCNA
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (2.86%) CCA
10 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.71%) XenApp
4 2 (5.71%) XenServer
5 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) Apple
3 7 (20.00%) Mitel
4 5 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) VMware
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco
7 1 (2.86%) Veeam
7 1 (2.86%) Novell
7 1 (2.86%) Lotus
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) Symantec
7 1 (2.86%) HP
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