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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 131 133 184
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 83 86 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.64% 1.69% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.77% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 72 76 43
Average salary £30,000 £31,750 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.51% +4.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
4862 4868 5463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.86% 95.66% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4026 3929 4701
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Woking -4 8 £27,500 -25.67% 1
Camberley +2 7 £25,000 -13.79%
Epsom -2 5 £47,500 - 1
Guildford -5 4 £30,500 +0.82%
Redhill - 4 £42,500 - 2
Farnham +9 3 £31,000 +6.89%
Sunbury-on-Thames +2 2 £23,250 +10.71%
Egham -8 2 - -
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £22,500 -
Weybridge - 2 £52,500 -
Addlestone - 1 £65,000 -
Thames Ditton - 1 £27,500 -
Technical Support
South East

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (51.85%) Windows
2 61 (32.28%) SQL
3 50 (26.46%) Active Directory
3 50 (26.46%) VMware
4 47 (24.87%) ITIL
5 41 (21.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (21.69%) Oracle
6 40 (21.16%) Linux
6 40 (21.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (20.11%) UNIX
8 36 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 33 (17.46%) MS Exchange
10 31 (16.40%) Finance
11 29 (15.34%) HTML
12 27 (14.29%) Degree
13 23 (12.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (12.17%) PL/SQL
13 23 (12.17%) Oracle Financials
13 23 (12.17%) MS Excel
13 23 (12.17%) Oracle General Ledger
13 23 (12.17%) Hyper-V
13 23 (12.17%) Oracle Payables
13 23 (12.17%) Oracle Receivables
13 23 (12.17%) Oracle Assets
14 22 (11.64%) Exchange Server 2010
14 22 (11.64%) DNS
14 22 (11.64%) JavaScript
14 22 (11.64%) Firewall
15 21 (11.11%) TCP/IP
15 21 (11.11%) Citrix

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (17.46%) MS Exchange
2 22 (11.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.17%) Lync
6 4 (2.12%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.06%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.06%) IIS
8 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (12.17%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (12.17%) Oracle Financials
1 23 (12.17%) Oracle General Ledger
1 23 (12.17%) Oracle Payables
1 23 (12.17%) Oracle Receivables
1 23 (12.17%) Oracle Assets
2 8 (4.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (4.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.76%) SaaS
2 4 (2.12%) PaaS
2 4 (2.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.64%) DNS
1 22 (11.64%) Firewall
2 21 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 20 (10.58%) VPN
4 15 (7.94%) Internet
5 13 (6.88%) FTP
6 9 (4.76%) Ethernet
6 9 (4.76%) SAN
7 8 (4.23%) NAS
7 8 (4.23%) Network Security
8 7 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (3.70%) LAN
8 7 (3.70%) SSL
9 6 (3.17%) NetScreen
10 5 (2.65%) LDAP
11 4 (2.12%) HTTP
11 4 (2.12%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.59%) WAN
13 2 (1.06%) VoIP
14 1 (0.53%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (4.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 6 (3.17%) MySQL
4 5 (2.65%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.12%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.53%) Big Data
6 1 (0.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (4.23%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (2.12%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.12%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (2.12%) LoadRunner
2 4 (2.12%) SilkTest
2 4 (2.12%) WATIR
2 4 (2.12%) Selenium
3 2 (1.06%) JIRA
4 1 (0.53%) CruiseControl
General
1 31 (16.40%) Finance
2 8 (4.23%) French Language
3 5 (2.65%) German Language
4 3 (1.59%) Banking
4 3 (1.59%) Retail
5 2 (1.06%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.06%) Back Office
5 2 (1.06%) Electronics
5 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.53%) Advertising
6 1 (0.53%) Games
6 1 (0.53%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.53%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.34%) HTML
2 20 (10.58%) CSS
3 13 (6.88%) WF
4 10 (5.29%) jQuery
5 6 (3.17%) XML
5 6 (3.17%) XHTML
5 6 (3.17%) Ajax
6 5 (2.65%) Web Services
7 2 (1.06%) .NET
8 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.53%) COM+
8 1 (0.53%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.99%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.82%) Thin Client
2 11 (5.82%) Fat Client
3 7 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 7 (3.70%) Physics
4 5 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (2.65%) Replication
5 4 (2.12%) CLARiiON
5 4 (2.12%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.12%) CMDB
6 3 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.59%) LIMS
7 2 (1.06%) Statistics
7 2 (1.06%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.53%) PKI
8 1 (0.53%) GIS
8 1 (0.53%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.53%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 98 (51.85%) Windows
2 41 (21.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (21.16%) Linux
4 38 (20.11%) UNIX
5 23 (12.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (8.99%) Windows XP
7 13 (6.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (5.29%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.12%) Solaris
10 3 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (24.87%) ITIL
2 13 (6.88%) Incident Management
3 10 (5.29%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (5.29%) Service Management
4 9 (4.76%) Web Development
5 7 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 5 (2.65%) OO
6 5 (2.65%) Load Balancing
6 5 (2.65%) ITSM
6 5 (2.65%) Network Design
7 4 (2.12%) Change Management
8 3 (1.59%) Project Management
8 3 (1.59%) Information Management
9 2 (1.06%) Software Testing
9 2 (1.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (1.06%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (0.53%) Analytics
10 1 (0.53%) Matrix Management
10 1 (0.53%) Performance Management
10 1 (0.53%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 61 (32.28%) SQL
2 23 (12.17%) PL/SQL
3 22 (11.64%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.41%) PHP
5 13 (6.88%) C++
6 8 (4.23%) C
7 5 (2.65%) Java
7 5 (2.65%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.65%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.12%) Python
8 4 (2.12%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.12%) Perl
9 2 (1.06%) C#
10 1 (0.53%) VBScript
10 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (14.29%) Degree
2 8 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.12%) MCSE
4 4 (2.12%) MCITP
4 4 (2.12%) MCP
5 3 (1.59%) MCSA
6 2 (1.06%) CCNA
6 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.06%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (1.06%) HND
6 2 (1.06%) CCSA
6 2 (1.06%) CCSE
7 1 (0.53%) MCDST
7 1 (0.53%) AAT
7 1 (0.53%) ACCA
7 1 (0.53%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (26.46%) Active Directory
2 40 (21.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (12.17%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.82%) XenApp
5 9 (4.76%) Terminal Services
6 6 (3.17%) UAG
7 5 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.65%) vSphere
8 4 (2.12%) NFS
9 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.06%) XenServer
9 2 (1.06%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (2.12%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (2.12%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (2.12%) EMC Navisphere
1 4 (2.12%) Backup Exec
1 4 (2.12%) SCOM
2 2 (1.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (26.46%) VMware
2 41 (21.69%) Oracle
3 36 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 21 (11.11%) Citrix
5 20 (10.58%) Cisco
6 8 (4.23%) Juniper
6 8 (4.23%) SolarWinds
7 7 (3.70%) Apple
8 6 (3.17%) CommVault
9 5 (2.65%) Tandberg
9 5 (2.65%) ServiceNow
10 4 (2.12%) Sun
10 4 (2.12%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.12%) Symantec
10 4 (2.12%) Brocade
10 4 (2.12%) EMC
10 4 (2.12%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.06%) HP
11 2 (1.06%) WatchGuard
11 2 (1.06%) Kaspersky
Redhill, Surrey
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum to c£45,000 + generous bonus + benef
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago