The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 137 126 174
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 79 88 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.57% 1.76% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.84% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 67 78 44
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4809 4793 5396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.66% 95.75% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3973 3843 4639
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support
South East

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
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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
Woking -2 8 £27,500 -25.67%
Camberley +1 7 £25,000 -13.79%
Redhill - 6 £41,250 - 2
Epsom -2 5 £47,500 - 1
Farnham +9 3 £31,000 +6.89%
Guildford -3 3 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames +4 2 £23,250 +10.71%
Egham -2 2 - -
Thames Ditton - 2 £26,250 -
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £22,500 -
Weybridge - 2 £52,500 -
Dorking -9 1 £22,500 -13.46%
Addlestone - 1 £65,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £24,000 - 1
Technical Support
South East

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 98 (52.13%) Windows
2 61 (32.45%) SQL
3 51 (27.13%) Active Directory
4 49 (26.06%) ITIL
4 49 (26.06%) VMware
5 43 (22.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (22.34%) Oracle
7 40 (21.28%) Linux
8 39 (20.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 37 (19.68%) UNIX
10 34 (18.09%) Microsoft
11 33 (17.55%) MS Exchange
12 32 (17.02%) Finance
13 29 (15.43%) HTML
14 28 (14.89%) Degree
15 24 (12.77%) Firewall
15 24 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
15 24 (12.77%) MS Excel
15 24 (12.77%) Hyper-V
16 23 (12.23%) Oracle General Ledger
16 23 (12.23%) Oracle Financials
16 23 (12.23%) PL/SQL
16 23 (12.23%) Oracle Payables
16 23 (12.23%) Oracle Receivables
16 23 (12.23%) Oracle Assets
17 22 (11.70%) JavaScript
17 22 (11.70%) Cisco
17 22 (11.70%) VPN
17 22 (11.70%) DNS
17 22 (11.70%) Citrix

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 33 (17.55%) MS Exchange
2 21 (11.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (7.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.19%) Lync
6 4 (2.13%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.13%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.06%) IIS
8 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (12.23%) Oracle General Ledger
1 23 (12.23%) Oracle Financials
1 23 (12.23%) Oracle Payables
1 23 (12.23%) Oracle Receivables
1 23 (12.23%) Oracle Assets
2 8 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (4.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.79%) SaaS
2 4 (2.13%) IaaS
2 4 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.77%) Firewall
2 22 (11.70%) VPN
2 22 (11.70%) DNS
3 20 (10.64%) TCP/IP
4 15 (7.98%) Internet
5 13 (6.91%) FTP
6 8 (4.26%) SAN
6 8 (4.26%) LAN
6 8 (4.26%) Ethernet
7 7 (3.72%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (3.72%) Network Security
7 7 (3.72%) SSL
8 6 (3.19%) NetScreen
8 6 (3.19%) NAS
9 5 (2.66%) LDAP
10 4 (2.13%) HTTP
11 3 (1.60%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.60%) WAN
12 2 (1.06%) VoIP
13 1 (0.53%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (4.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 6 (3.19%) MySQL
4 5 (2.66%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.60%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.53%) Big Data
6 1 (0.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (2.13%) LoadRunner
2 4 (2.13%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.13%) SilkTest
2 4 (2.13%) WATIR
2 4 (2.13%) Selenium
3 2 (1.06%) JIRA
4 1 (0.53%) CruiseControl
General
1 32 (17.02%) Finance
2 7 (3.72%) French Language
3 4 (2.13%) German Language
4 3 (1.60%) Banking
4 3 (1.60%) Retail
5 2 (1.06%) Electronics
5 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.06%) Back Office
5 2 (1.06%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.53%) Local Government
6 1 (0.53%) Advertising
6 1 (0.53%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.43%) HTML
2 20 (10.64%) CSS
3 13 (6.91%) WF
4 10 (5.32%) jQuery
5 6 (3.19%) XHTML
5 6 (3.19%) XML
5 6 (3.19%) Ajax
6 5 (2.66%) Web Services
7 2 (1.06%) .NET
8 1 (0.53%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.53%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.04%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.32%) Thin Client
2 10 (5.32%) Fat Client
3 7 (3.72%) Mathematics
3 7 (3.72%) Physics
4 5 (2.66%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.13%) Replication
5 4 (2.13%) CMDB
5 4 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.60%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.06%) LIMS
7 2 (1.06%) Statistics
7 2 (1.06%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.53%) PKI
8 1 (0.53%) Online Games
8 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.53%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 98 (52.13%) Windows
2 43 (22.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (21.28%) Linux
4 37 (19.68%) UNIX
5 24 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (9.04%) Windows XP
7 14 (7.45%) Windows 7
7 14 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.60%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.60%) Solaris
9 2 (1.06%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (26.06%) ITIL
2 12 (6.38%) Incident Management
3 10 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (5.32%) Service Management
4 9 (4.79%) Web Development
5 6 (3.19%) Service Delivery
6 5 (2.66%) OO
6 5 (2.66%) ITSM
7 4 (2.13%) Network Design
7 4 (2.13%) Load Balancing
8 3 (1.60%) Project Management
8 3 (1.60%) Change Management
9 2 (1.06%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (1.06%) Information Management
9 2 (1.06%) Software Testing
10 1 (0.53%) Matrix Management
10 1 (0.53%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (0.53%) Analytics
10 1 (0.53%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 61 (32.45%) SQL
2 23 (12.23%) PL/SQL
3 22 (11.70%) JavaScript
4 13 (6.91%) PHP
5 12 (6.38%) C++
6 7 (3.72%) C
7 5 (2.66%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.66%) Java
7 5 (2.66%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.13%) Python
8 4 (2.13%) Perl
8 4 (2.13%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.06%) C#
10 1 (0.53%) VBScript
10 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (14.89%) Degree
2 8 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.60%) MCITP
4 3 (1.60%) MCP
4 3 (1.60%) MCSE
5 2 (1.06%) CCSA
5 2 (1.06%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.06%) CCNA
5 2 (1.06%) HND
5 2 (1.06%) MCSA
5 2 (1.06%) CCSE
6 1 (0.53%) AAT
6 1 (0.53%) MCDST
6 1 (0.53%) ACCA
6 1 (0.53%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (27.13%) Active Directory
2 39 (20.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (12.77%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.32%) XenApp
5 8 (4.26%) Terminal Services
6 6 (3.19%) UAG
7 5 (2.66%) vSphere
8 4 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.60%) NFS
10 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.06%) XenServer
10 2 (1.06%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (3.19%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (3.19%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.66%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (2.13%) SCOM
4 3 (1.60%) SCCM
4 3 (1.60%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 49 (26.06%) VMware
2 42 (22.34%) Oracle
3 34 (18.09%) Microsoft
4 22 (11.70%) Cisco
4 22 (11.70%) Citrix
5 8 (4.26%) Juniper
5 8 (4.26%) SolarWinds
6 7 (3.72%) Apple
7 6 (3.19%) Symantec
7 6 (3.19%) CommVault
8 5 (2.66%) ServiceNow
8 5 (2.66%) Tandberg
9 4 (2.13%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.60%) Brocade
10 3 (1.60%) Sun
10 3 (1.60%) EMC
10 3 (1.60%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.06%) HP
11 2 (1.06%) Kaspersky
11 2 (1.06%) WatchGuard
Guildford
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago