Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Support Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Technical Support Engineer
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 65 107
Rank change year-on-year -20 +42 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 5 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.61% 2.83% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 2.87% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 14
Guildford median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +27.66% -32.86%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £47,000 £40,000 £29,500
Surrey median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -3.23% -2.36%

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 805 802 1277
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.81% 98.77% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 720 739 1143
Guildford median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,375 £67,500 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Technical Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Engineer in Guildford

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Technical Support Engineer in Guildford

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in Guildford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support Engineer in Guildford

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Technical Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CommVault
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Simpana
3 2 (40.00%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) SAN

Technical Support Engineer 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) ISMS
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Simpana
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) CommVault
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat