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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 200 186 212
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 9 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.20% 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.31% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 6
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 £22,400 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £21,850
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £24,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-2.08% +11.62%
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
4310 4237 4711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.80% 95.28% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3591 3396 3876
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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
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 27 February 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
Weybridge - 3 £28,000 -
Guildford +6 2 £23,250 -3.12% 1
Farnham 0 1 £19,000 -15.55%
Thames Ditton - 1 £25,000 -
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 28 (65.12%) Windows
2 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
3 20 (46.51%) MS Office
3 20 (46.51%) ITIL
4 18 (41.86%) Apple
5 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (37.21%) MCSE
5 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (34.88%) Windows 7
6 15 (34.88%) DNS
7 14 (32.56%) DHCP
7 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
7 14 (32.56%) ITSM
8 13 (30.23%) Wireless
8 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
9 12 (27.91%) Mitel
9 12 (27.91%) IP Telephony
9 12 (27.91%) VLAN
9 12 (27.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 12 (27.91%) Android
9 12 (27.91%) Hyper-V
9 12 (27.91%) MCP
9 12 (27.91%) Service Management
9 12 (27.91%) A+ Certification
10 11 (25.58%) ISO 9001
11 7 (16.28%) Citrix
11 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
11 7 (16.28%) Firewall
12 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) GroupWise
2 4 (9.30%) Lync
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.33%) WordPress
4 1 (2.33%) Moodle
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (46.51%) MS Office
2 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) DNS
2 14 (32.56%) DHCP
3 13 (30.23%) Wireless
4 12 (27.91%) IP Telephony
4 12 (27.91%) VLAN
5 7 (16.28%) Firewall
6 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.30%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (4.65%) VoIP
9 1 (2.33%) POP3
9 1 (2.33%) SMTP
9 1 (2.33%) VPN
9 1 (2.33%) IMAP
9 1 (2.33%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
General
1 2 (4.65%) Electronics
2 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.33%) Military
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) HTML
1 1 (2.33%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.65%) iSeries
4 1 (2.33%) VLE
4 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.33%) EPoS
4 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (65.12%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (34.88%) Windows 7
4 12 (27.91%) Android
5 3 (6.98%) Linux
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) SUSE
7 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) ITSM
3 12 (27.91%) Service Management
4 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.30%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.98%) Migration
5 3 (6.98%) Content Management
6 2 (4.65%) ERP
6 2 (4.65%) Signal Processing
7 1 (2.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) PHP
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) MCSE
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (27.91%) A+ Certification
2 12 (27.91%) MCP
2 12 (27.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (9.30%) MCITP
3 4 (9.30%) MCSA
3 4 (9.30%) CCA
3 4 (9.30%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.65%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.91%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (11.63%) XenApp
5 4 (9.30%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.65%) XenServer
7 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.33%) VirtualBox
7 1 (2.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 18 (41.86%) Apple
3 12 (27.91%) Mitel
4 7 (16.28%) Citrix
5 6 (13.95%) VMware
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco
7 4 (9.30%) Novell
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) HP
8 1 (2.33%) Dell
8 1 (2.33%) Symantec
8 1 (2.33%) Google
8 1 (2.33%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.33%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.33%) Veeam
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24500 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £13,000 to £15,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago