The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Support 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
Technical Support
Rank 134 148 147
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 84 82 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.81% 1.57% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.64% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 76 70 64
Average salary £29,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.60% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.63%
Technical Support
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%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Surrey

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Surrey

Technical Support
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support 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 +15 9 £32,500 -1.51%
Staines - 8 £35,000 -
Farnham +6 5 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Woking +15 4 £28,000 +1.81%
Epsom +3 2 - -
Weybridge +10 1 - - 1
Redhill -2 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Cobham - 1 £32,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 £35,000 -
Oxted - 1 £29,000 -
Technical Support
South East

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Technical Support 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 Technical Support in their job title.

1 90 (53.89%) SQL
2 86 (51.50%) Windows
3 75 (44.91%) Microsoft
4 50 (29.94%) Degree
5 49 (29.34%) Active Directory
5 49 (29.34%) SQL Server
5 49 (29.34%) MS Excel
6 47 (28.14%) VMware
7 46 (27.54%) Finance
8 36 (21.56%) Citrix
9 35 (20.96%) VMware Infrastructure
9 35 (20.96%) .NET
10 29 (17.37%) Oracle
10 29 (17.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 28 (16.77%) VB.NET
11 28 (16.77%) Cisco
11 28 (16.77%) Mathematics
11 28 (16.77%) Service Delivery
12 27 (16.17%) Firewall
13 26 (15.57%) VB
14 25 (14.97%) ITIL
14 25 (14.97%) MS Exchange
14 25 (14.97%) Physics
14 25 (14.97%) Chemistry
14 25 (14.97%) Computer Science
14 25 (14.97%) Data Centre
15 24 (14.37%) LAN
15 24 (14.37%) WAN
16 22 (13.17%) VoIP
16 22 (13.17%) Windows Server 2008

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Technical Support 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 Technical Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (14.97%) MS Exchange
2 21 (12.57%) IIS
3 17 (10.18%) SharePoint
4 13 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.79%) Lync
6 7 (4.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.80%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.20%) Apache
8 2 (1.20%) CMS
8 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.60%) JBoss
Applications
1 49 (29.34%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.60%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.20%) Maximo
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.60%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.58%) IaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Office 365
3 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.17%) Firewall
2 24 (14.37%) LAN
2 24 (14.37%) WAN
3 22 (13.17%) VoIP
4 19 (11.38%) VPN
5 17 (10.18%) MPLS
6 16 (9.58%) DNS
7 10 (5.99%) SAN
8 9 (5.39%) TCP/IP
9 8 (4.79%) Internet
10 7 (4.19%) DHCP
11 4 (2.40%) HTTP
11 4 (2.40%) NAS
12 3 (1.80%) Ethernet
12 3 (1.80%) FTP
13 2 (1.20%) GPRS
13 2 (1.20%) Network Security
13 2 (1.20%) Structured Cabling
13 2 (1.20%) Skype
13 2 (1.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (29.34%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.38%) MySQL
3 9 (5.39%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.19%) MS Access
5 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) JIRA
1 2 (1.20%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.60%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.60%) LoadRunner
General
1 46 (27.54%) Finance
2 11 (6.59%) Marketing
3 9 (5.39%) Financial Institution
4 8 (4.79%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.19%) Back Office
6 4 (2.40%) Electronics
7 3 (1.80%) Banking
8 2 (1.20%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.60%) Automotive
9 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.60%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.96%) .NET
2 12 (7.19%) HTML
3 7 (4.19%) CSS
3 7 (4.19%) Application Packaging
4 6 (3.59%) Web Services
5 5 (2.99%) XML
6 2 (1.20%) XHTML
6 2 (1.20%) WAP
6 2 (1.20%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.20%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.60%) JSON
7 1 (0.60%) SOAP
7 1 (0.60%) REST
7 1 (0.60%) J2EE
7 1 (0.60%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.77%) Mathematics
2 25 (14.97%) Physics
2 25 (14.97%) Chemistry
2 25 (14.97%) Computer Science
2 25 (14.97%) Data Centre
3 13 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.19%) Clustering
4 7 (4.19%) PKI
5 4 (2.40%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.40%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.80%) Biology
6 3 (1.80%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.80%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.20%) CMDB
7 2 (1.20%) CCTV
7 2 (1.20%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.20%) Replication
8 1 (0.60%) DTV
8 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 86 (51.50%) Windows
2 29 (17.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (13.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (12.57%) Linux
5 20 (11.98%) Windows 7
6 16 (9.58%) UNIX
7 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.99%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.99%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.40%) SUSE
9 4 (2.40%) Solaris
10 3 (1.80%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.80%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.77%) Service Delivery
2 25 (14.97%) ITIL
3 11 (6.59%) Software Engineering
3 11 (6.59%) Software Testing
4 10 (5.99%) Incident Management
4 10 (5.99%) Service Management
5 9 (5.39%) Configuration Management
6 7 (4.19%) High Availability
6 7 (4.19%) Infrastructure Management
6 7 (4.19%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (4.19%) Server Patching
6 7 (4.19%) Server Building
7 6 (3.59%) Financial Modelling
7 6 (3.59%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (2.99%) ERP
8 5 (2.99%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (2.40%) CRM
9 4 (2.40%) Capacity Management
10 3 (1.80%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (1.80%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (53.89%) SQL
2 28 (16.77%) VB.NET
3 26 (15.57%) VB
4 17 (10.18%) PowerShell
5 15 (8.98%) Perl
6 11 (6.59%) VBScript
7 6 (3.59%) VBA
7 6 (3.59%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.99%) C#
9 4 (2.40%) Java
9 4 (2.40%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.40%) PHP
10 2 (1.20%) C++
11 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.60%) Ruby
11 1 (0.60%) R
11 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (29.94%) Degree
2 12 (7.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.39%) MCP
4 5 (2.99%) MCSE
5 3 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.80%) ACTC
6 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.20%) CCNP
7 1 (0.60%) CCNA
7 1 (0.60%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.98%) SLA
2 9 (5.39%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (29.34%) Active Directory
2 35 (20.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (11.98%) XenApp
4 16 (9.58%) Terminal Server
5 10 (5.99%) Hyper-V
6 7 (4.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (4.19%) UAG
7 4 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.40%) vSphere
7 4 (2.40%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.60%) XenServer
8 1 (0.60%) vCloud
8 1 (0.60%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (5.99%) SCCM
2 7 (4.19%) SCOM
2 7 (4.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (2.40%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.40%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.60%) Nagios
5 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 75 (44.91%) Microsoft
2 47 (28.14%) VMware
3 36 (21.56%) Citrix
4 29 (17.37%) Oracle
5 28 (16.77%) Cisco
6 12 (7.19%) HP
7 9 (5.39%) Symantec
8 6 (3.59%) Veeam
9 5 (2.99%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.40%) Veritas
11 3 (1.80%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.80%) Apple
11 3 (1.80%) SAP
12 2 (1.20%) IBM
12 2 (1.20%) F5
13 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.60%) ForgeRock
13 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
13 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.60%) Akamai
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
CatchFish.Net
Posted: 5 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Connectus
Posted: 6 days ago