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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 136 129 142
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 54 89 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.51% 1.95% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.99% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 47 80 73
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
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
3471 4481 5032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.06% 98.18% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2971 3838 4156
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +34 28 £31,500 -3.07% 4
Farnham -6 4 £33,500 -4.28%
Chertsey - 3 £27,500 - 1
Dorking +7 2 £20,500 -41.42%
Godalming - 2 £29,500 -
Leatherhead +12 1 £20,000 -33.33%
Epsom -5 1 £24,000 -
Woking -13 1 - -
Camberley - 1 £27,000 - 2
Technical Support
South East

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 64 (52.46%) Windows
2 55 (45.08%) SQL
3 39 (31.97%) Microsoft
3 39 (31.97%) Windows Server
4 31 (25.41%) Oracle
5 29 (23.77%) Active Directory
6 27 (22.13%) VMware
7 25 (20.49%) Finance
8 24 (19.67%) HTML
9 23 (18.85%) ITIL
10 22 (18.03%) SLA
10 22 (18.03%) MS Exchange
10 22 (18.03%) Degree
11 20 (16.39%) Java
11 20 (16.39%) JavaScript
12 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
12 19 (15.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (14.75%) Oracle Database
14 17 (13.93%) Linux
15 16 (13.11%) Hyper-V
16 15 (12.30%) Problem Management
16 15 (12.30%) SNMP
17 14 (11.48%) Firewall
17 14 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
18 13 (10.66%) DNS
18 13 (10.66%) SAN
19 12 (9.84%) CSS
19 12 (9.84%) Perl
19 12 (9.84%) PHP
19 12 (9.84%) Nagios

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 22 (18.03%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (9.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (8.20%) Apache
5 8 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.64%) IIS
6 2 (1.64%) SAS
6 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.64%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (3.28%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.64%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.20%) SaaS
2 2 (1.64%) Office 365
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.30%) SNMP
2 14 (11.48%) Firewall
3 13 (10.66%) DNS
3 13 (10.66%) SAN
4 6 (4.92%) Internet
5 5 (4.10%) NAS
5 5 (4.10%) Skype
5 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.10%) Wireless
6 4 (3.28%) 3G
6 4 (3.28%) DHCP
6 4 (3.28%) GPRS
6 4 (3.28%) GSM
6 4 (3.28%) LTE
6 4 (3.28%) PSTN
6 4 (3.28%) SS7
7 3 (2.46%) LAN
7 3 (2.46%) LDAP
7 3 (2.46%) WAN
7 3 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.75%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.92%) MySQL
4 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.46%) JIRA
2 2 (1.64%) Bugzilla
2 2 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.64%) Subversion
3 1 (0.82%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.82%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.82%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.82%) Selenium
3 1 (0.82%) SilkTest
3 1 (0.82%) WATIR
General
1 25 (20.49%) Finance
2 9 (7.38%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.74%) Retail
4 4 (3.28%) Electronics
5 1 (0.82%) German Language
5 1 (0.82%) Marketing
5 1 (0.82%) Turkish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.67%) HTML
2 12 (9.84%) CSS
3 9 (7.38%) .NET
4 8 (6.56%) XML
5 6 (4.92%) XSLT
6 3 (2.46%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.64%) jQuery
7 2 (1.64%) JSON
7 2 (1.64%) REST
7 2 (1.64%) SOAP
8 1 (0.82%) iBATIS
8 1 (0.82%) J2EE
8 1 (0.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.74%) Cybercrime
3 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.10%) Chemistry
4 5 (4.10%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.10%) Physics
5 4 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (3.28%) PKI
5 4 (3.28%) Smartcard
6 3 (2.46%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.64%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.64%) Equities
7 2 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.64%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.82%) iPhone
8 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 64 (52.46%) Windows
2 39 (31.97%) Windows Server
3 19 (15.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (13.93%) Linux
5 14 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (9.02%) Windows 7
7 9 (7.38%) Unix
8 8 (6.56%) Windows XP
9 6 (4.92%) Debian
10 5 (4.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.46%) CentOS
11 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.46%) Solaris
12 2 (1.64%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.64%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.82%) Android
13 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.85%) ITIL
2 15 (12.30%) Problem Management
3 11 (9.02%) E-Commerce
4 10 (8.20%) Service Management
4 10 (8.20%) Time Management
5 9 (7.38%) Software Delivery
6 8 (6.56%) Change Management
6 8 (6.56%) ITSM
7 5 (4.10%) Presales
7 5 (4.10%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.10%) Software Testing
8 4 (3.28%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (3.28%) Digital Signal Processing
8 4 (3.28%) Project Management
8 4 (3.28%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.28%) Signal Processing
8 4 (3.28%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (2.46%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.46%) Memory Management
9 3 (2.46%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 55 (45.08%) SQL
2 20 (16.39%) Java
2 20 (16.39%) JavaScript
3 12 (9.84%) Perl
3 12 (9.84%) PHP
4 10 (8.20%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.38%) Shell Script
6 7 (5.74%) VB
7 5 (4.10%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.46%) Python
8 3 (2.46%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.64%) C
9 2 (1.64%) C#
9 2 (1.64%) C++
9 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (18.03%) Degree
2 7 (5.74%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.92%) MCSE
3 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.28%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.28%) MCP
4 4 (3.28%) MCSA
5 3 (2.46%) LPIC
5 3 (2.46%) RHCSA
6 2 (1.64%) CCENT
6 2 (1.64%) CCNA
6 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.64%) MCITP
6 2 (1.64%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.82%) MCTS
7 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.03%) SLA
2 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 29 (23.77%) Active Directory
2 16 (13.11%) Hyper-V
3 11 (9.02%) VMware ESX
4 9 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.46%) VMware Server
5 3 (2.46%) XenApp
6 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (9.84%) Nagios
2 5 (4.10%) SCCM
3 4 (3.28%) SCOM
3 4 (3.28%) SCVMM
4 3 (2.46%) SCSM
5 1 (0.82%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.82%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 39 (31.97%) Microsoft
2 31 (25.41%) Oracle
3 27 (22.13%) VMware
4 7 (5.74%) Cisco
4 7 (5.74%) HP
4 7 (5.74%) NetSuite
4 7 (5.74%) Remedy
5 4 (3.28%) Citrix
5 4 (3.28%) Dell
5 4 (3.28%) EMC
6 3 (2.46%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.46%) Sun
7 2 (1.64%) Apple
7 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.82%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (0.82%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.82%) Red Box
8 1 (0.82%) Sage
8 1 (0.82%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.82%) Verint
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum £25,000 to £27,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + overtime, bonus, etc.
Posted: 17 days ago
Chertsey
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Health Insurance + Car
Posted: 22 days ago
Guildford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £34000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + 25 days' holiday, parking, etc.
Posted: 27 days ago