The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 139 129 126
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 68 78 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.62% 1.72% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.77% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 55 65 93
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £29,750 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-7.56% +4.38%
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
4085 4415 5145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.52% 97.25% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3467 3661 4220
Median salary £44,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region that featured Technical Support in the job title.

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 6 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -2 14 £22,000 -26.66% 2
Redhill +13 9 £29,500 +11.32%
Chertsey - 8 £27,500 -
Leatherhead +20 4 £20,000 -6.97%
Camberley - 4 £35,000 - 1
Godalming - 4 - -
Woking +7 2 £23,500 -16.07% 2
Farnham -11 2 £19,500 -22.00% 1
Shepperton - 2 £22,500 -
Thames Ditton - 2 £42,500 -
Weybridge - 2 £29,000 -
Epsom -2 1 £24,000 -9.43% 1
Reigate -17 1 £16,500 -68.57% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £32,500 -
Technical Support
South East

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Technical Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 81 (62.79%) Windows
2 62 (48.06%) Microsoft
3 52 (40.31%) Windows Server
4 51 (39.53%) SQL
5 48 (37.21%) Active Directory
6 46 (35.66%) VMware
6 46 (35.66%) MS Exchange
7 34 (26.36%) Finance
8 33 (25.58%) Degree
9 32 (24.81%) SQL Server
10 31 (24.03%) Oracle
11 27 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
12 26 (20.16%) VMware ESX
13 24 (18.60%) HTML
14 23 (17.83%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (16.28%) JavaScript
15 21 (16.28%) MS Excel
15 21 (16.28%) Hyper-V
16 20 (15.50%) Linux
16 20 (15.50%) Firewall
17 19 (14.73%) LAN
17 19 (14.73%) WAN
17 19 (14.73%) ITIL
17 19 (14.73%) Exchange Server 2013
18 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
18 18 (13.95%) Perl
19 16 (12.40%) Exchange Server 2007
19 16 (12.40%) Retail
19 16 (12.40%) SLA
19 16 (12.40%) Unix

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (35.66%) MS Exchange
2 27 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (14.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (12.40%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (8.53%) IIS
6 9 (6.98%) Apache
7 6 (4.65%) SharePoint
7 6 (4.65%) Skype for Business
8 5 (3.88%) JBoss
9 4 (3.10%) SAS
9 4 (3.10%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.43%) SaaS
2 4 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.50%) Firewall
2 19 (14.73%) LAN
2 19 (14.73%) WAN
3 12 (9.30%) SAN
4 11 (8.53%) Internet
5 9 (6.98%) DNS
6 6 (4.65%) NAS
7 5 (3.88%) 3G
7 5 (3.88%) GPRS
7 5 (3.88%) GSM
7 5 (3.88%) LTE
7 5 (3.88%) PSTN
7 5 (3.88%) SS7
7 5 (3.88%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.10%) SNMP
9 2 (1.55%) POP3
9 2 (1.55%) Skype
9 2 (1.55%) SMTP
9 2 (1.55%) VPN
9 2 (1.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.81%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.63%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.98%) MySQL
4 6 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.55%) DB2
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Subversion
2 4 (3.10%) JIRA
3 2 (1.55%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.78%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.78%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.78%) Selenium
4 1 (0.78%) SilkTest
4 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.78%) WATIR
General
1 34 (26.36%) Finance
2 16 (12.40%) Retail
3 11 (8.53%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.43%) Electronics
5 5 (3.88%) German Language
6 1 (0.78%) French Language
6 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.60%) HTML
2 12 (9.30%) CSS
3 11 (8.53%) .NET
4 9 (6.98%) XML
5 6 (4.65%) XSLT
6 5 (3.88%) Middleware
7 2 (1.55%) jQuery
7 2 (1.55%) JSON
7 2 (1.55%) REST
7 2 (1.55%) SOAP
7 2 (1.55%) Web Services
8 1 (0.78%) Ajax
8 1 (0.78%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (8.53%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.20%) Chemistry
2 8 (6.20%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.20%) Mathematics
2 8 (6.20%) Physics
3 7 (5.43%) Cybercrime
3 7 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (3.10%) PKI
4 4 (3.10%) Smartcard
5 3 (2.33%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.55%) Wiki
7 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.78%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 81 (62.79%) Windows
2 52 (40.31%) Windows Server
3 23 (17.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (15.50%) Linux
5 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (12.40%) Unix
7 14 (10.85%) Windows 7
8 12 (9.30%) Windows XP
9 8 (6.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.88%) Solaris
11 4 (3.10%) Debian
12 1 (0.78%) SUSE
12 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.73%) ITIL
2 16 (12.40%) Change Management
3 12 (9.30%) Time Management
4 11 (8.53%) Presales
5 9 (6.98%) Service Management
5 9 (6.98%) Software Delivery
6 8 (6.20%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (6.20%) Software Engineering
7 6 (4.65%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.65%) Project Management
7 6 (4.65%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.88%) Software Testing
9 4 (3.10%) Capacity Management
9 4 (3.10%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (3.10%) Digital Signal Processing
9 4 (3.10%) Financial Modelling
9 4 (3.10%) High Availability
9 4 (3.10%) Memory Management
9 4 (3.10%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (3.10%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 51 (39.53%) SQL
2 21 (16.28%) JavaScript
3 18 (13.95%) Perl
4 13 (10.08%) PHP
5 11 (8.53%) VB
6 9 (6.98%) PL/SQL
6 9 (6.98%) Shell Script
7 8 (6.20%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.88%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.88%) Python
9 4 (3.10%) C#
9 4 (3.10%) VBA
10 3 (2.33%) Java
10 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.55%) C++
12 1 (0.78%) C
12 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (25.58%) Degree
2 8 (6.20%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.88%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.10%) LPIC
4 4 (3.10%) MCSE
4 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.10%) RHCSA
5 2 (1.55%) CCENT
5 2 (1.55%) CCNA
5 2 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.55%) MCITP
5 2 (1.55%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.78%) HNC
6 1 (0.78%) HND
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.78%) MCSA
6 1 (0.78%) MCTS
6 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.40%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (37.21%) Active Directory
2 26 (20.16%) VMware ESX
3 21 (16.28%) Hyper-V
4 11 (8.53%) VMware Server
5 10 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.55%) vSphere
6 2 (1.55%) XenApp
7 1 (0.78%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) SCCM
2 1 (0.78%) Nessus
2 1 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (48.06%) Microsoft
2 46 (35.66%) VMware
3 31 (24.03%) Oracle
4 6 (4.65%) Citrix
4 6 (4.65%) EMC
5 5 (3.88%) Cisco
5 5 (3.88%) Dell
5 5 (3.88%) HP
5 5 (3.88%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.10%) Sun
7 2 (1.55%) Juniper
7 2 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.55%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.78%) Altiris
8 1 (0.78%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (0.78%) F5
8 1 (0.78%) Informatica
8 1 (0.78%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.78%) NetApp
8 1 (0.78%) WatchGuard
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000 - 27,000 + on - call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary to be discussed directly
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
MMC
Salary: £20,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Woking
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + 28 days' holiday, free parking, etc.
Posted: 23 days ago
South East, Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£45,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 23 days ago
South East, Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£45,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 23 days ago
South East, Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£45,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 23 days ago