The median annual salary for a Support Specialist was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Specialist
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 54 77 74
Rank change year-on-year +23 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.63% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.16% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £29,750
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -14.70% +25.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 312 629 644
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 99.05% 98.13% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 296 429 585
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford that featured Support Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Specialist in Guildford

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Specialist in Guildford.

Salary trend for Support Specialist in Guildford

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Support Specialist 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 Guildford region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Skype
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Skype
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Avaya
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) VMware