The median annual salary for a Technical Specialist was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Technical Specialist
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 82 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.31% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,402 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.06% -5.19%  

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 323 669 665
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 99.08% 98.24% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 306 444 609
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 £22,450 £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%  

Technical Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Specialist in Guildford

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Technical Specialist in Guildford

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Unit4 Business World
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (40.00%) 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%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya

Technical 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Skype
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
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
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Avaya
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft