The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Support Technician
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 69 75
Rank change year-on-year +16 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.57% 0.17% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.17% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Median salary £25,000 £20,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76%  

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 336 579 693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 95.73% 96.82% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 315 439 611
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Guildford

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Guildford

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Support Technician 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 Technician in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) WebEx
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware

Support Technician 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) WebEx
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware