Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Specialist was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Support Specialist
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 82 106
Rank change year-on-year -12 +24 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 2 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.23% 0.38% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.38% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Guildford median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -18.52% -
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £40,250 £40,350 £43,250
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +45.16% -4.62% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Guildford
Permanent vacancies in Guildford with a recognized job title 836 791 1253
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.12% 98.88% 98.90%
Number of salaries quoted 748 729 1126
Guildford median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Support Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings that featured Support Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Specialist in Guildford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Specialist in Guildford

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence

Support Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) VMware