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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 140 135 127
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 63 72 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.58% 1.64% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.68% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 50 63 89
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-3.50% -3.38%
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
3876 4289 4968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.22% 97.81% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3260 3561 4088
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
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 25 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 25 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 +3 18 £33,000 +1.53%
Chertsey - 6 £27,500 -
Redhill - 6 £29,500 -
Leatherhead +17 4 £20,000 -6.97% 1
Godalming - 4 - -
Woking 0 3 £23,500 -16.07%
Farnham -7 3 £19,500 -22.00%
Camberley - 3 £37,500 - 2
Shepperton - 2 £22,500 -
Weybridge - 2 £29,000 -
Epsom -3 1 £24,000 -
Reigate -15 1 £16,500 -68.57%
Thames Ditton - 1 £50,000 -
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 25 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 73 (60.83%) Windows
2 51 (42.50%) Microsoft
3 49 (40.83%) SQL
4 43 (35.83%) Windows Server
5 42 (35.00%) Active Directory
6 38 (31.67%) VMware
6 38 (31.67%) MS Exchange
7 31 (25.83%) Oracle
8 30 (25.00%) Degree
9 29 (24.17%) Finance
10 27 (22.50%) SQL Server
11 24 (20.00%) HTML
12 22 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 21 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (17.50%) VMware ESX
13 21 (17.50%) JavaScript
13 21 (17.50%) Linux
14 20 (16.67%) ITIL
15 19 (15.83%) Hyper-V
16 18 (15.00%) MS Excel
17 16 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 16 (13.33%) Perl
18 15 (12.50%) Change Management
18 15 (12.50%) Unix
18 15 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
19 14 (11.67%) Windows 7
19 14 (11.67%) Retail
19 14 (11.67%) SLA
19 14 (11.67%) Firewall
19 14 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013

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 38 (31.67%) MS Exchange
2 22 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (8.33%) Apache
6 9 (7.50%) IIS
7 6 (5.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (5.00%) Skype for Business
8 4 (3.33%) JBoss
8 4 (3.33%) SAS
8 4 (3.33%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.83%) Confluence
9 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) SaaS
2 4 (3.33%) PaaS
3 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.67%) Firewall
2 13 (10.83%) SAN
3 12 (10.00%) LAN
3 12 (10.00%) WAN
4 11 (9.17%) DNS
4 11 (9.17%) Internet
5 7 (5.83%) NAS
5 7 (5.83%) SNMP
6 5 (4.17%) 3G
6 5 (4.17%) GPRS
6 5 (4.17%) GSM
6 5 (4.17%) LTE
6 5 (4.17%) PSTN
6 5 (4.17%) SS7
7 4 (3.33%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.50%) Skype
8 3 (2.50%) VPN
8 3 (2.50%) Wireless
9 2 (1.67%) POP3
9 2 (1.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.67%) Oracle Database
3 9 (7.50%) MySQL
4 6 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.67%) DB2
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.33%) JIRA
1 4 (3.33%) Subversion
2 2 (1.67%) Bugzilla
2 2 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.83%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.83%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.83%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.83%) Selenium
3 1 (0.83%) SilkTest
3 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.83%) WATIR
General
1 29 (24.17%) Finance
2 14 (11.67%) Retail
3 11 (9.17%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.83%) Electronics
5 5 (4.17%) German Language
6 1 (0.83%) French Language
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.00%) HTML
2 12 (10.00%) CSS
3 9 (7.50%) .NET
3 9 (7.50%) XML
4 6 (5.00%) XSLT
5 4 (3.33%) Middleware
6 2 (1.67%) jQuery
6 2 (1.67%) JSON
6 2 (1.67%) REST
6 2 (1.67%) SOAP
7 1 (0.83%) Ajax
7 1 (0.83%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.83%) iBATIS
7 1 (0.83%) J2EE
7 1 (0.83%) Spring
7 1 (0.83%) Web Services
7 1 (0.83%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.83%) Cybercrime
2 7 (5.83%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.00%) Chemistry
3 6 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.00%) Physics
3 6 (5.00%) Smartphone
4 5 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (3.33%) PKI
5 4 (3.33%) Smartcard
6 3 (2.50%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.67%) Wiki
8 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.83%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.83%) iPad
8 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 73 (60.83%) Windows
2 43 (35.83%) Windows Server
3 21 (17.50%) Linux
3 21 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (12.50%) Unix
6 14 (11.67%) Windows 7
7 12 (10.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.17%) Debian
8 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.33%) Solaris
10 1 (0.83%) Android
10 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.83%) CentOS
10 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.67%) ITIL
2 15 (12.50%) Change Management
3 12 (10.00%) Time Management
4 9 (7.50%) Presales
4 9 (7.50%) Problem Management
4 9 (7.50%) Service Management
4 9 (7.50%) Software Delivery
5 6 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (5.00%) Project Management
5 6 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (4.17%) Software Testing
7 4 (3.33%) Capacity Management
7 4 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (3.33%) Digital Signal Processing
7 4 (3.33%) High Availability
7 4 (3.33%) Memory Management
7 4 (3.33%) Signal Processing
8 3 (2.50%) Business Development
8 3 (2.50%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (40.83%) SQL
2 21 (17.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (13.33%) Perl
4 13 (10.83%) PHP
5 9 (7.50%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.50%) Shell Script
5 9 (7.50%) VB
6 6 (5.00%) Java
6 6 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.17%) Python
8 4 (3.33%) C#
9 3 (2.50%) C
9 3 (2.50%) C++
9 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.67%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.67%) VBA
11 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 30 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.33%) LPIC
4 4 (3.33%) MCSE
4 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.33%) RHCSA
5 3 (2.50%) MCITP
6 2 (1.67%) CCENT
6 2 (1.67%) CCNA
6 2 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.83%) HNC
7 1 (0.83%) HND
7 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.83%) MCP
7 1 (0.83%) MCSA
7 1 (0.83%) MCTS
7 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.67%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (17.50%) VMware ESX
3 19 (15.83%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (6.67%) VMware Server
5 3 (2.50%) XenApp
6 2 (1.67%) vSphere
7 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Nagios
1 3 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (0.83%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.83%) WSUS
2 1 (0.83%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 51 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 38 (31.67%) VMware
3 31 (25.83%) Oracle
4 6 (5.00%) Citrix
4 6 (5.00%) EMC
4 6 (5.00%) HP
5 5 (4.17%) Dell
6 4 (3.33%) Cisco
6 4 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.33%) Sun
7 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.67%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.83%) F5
8 1 (0.83%) Juniper
8 1 (0.83%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.83%) NetApp
8 1 (0.83%) Sage
8 1 (0.83%) Symantec
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 22 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Gemalto
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 6 days ago