The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Technical Support
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 52 70
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 10 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.78% 2.99% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 3.10% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 5
Median salary £33,750 £30,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +27.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £23,250 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £47,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% -3.50%  

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 345 549 685
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 95.83% 96.65% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 324 431 601
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.97% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Guildford

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Guildford

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support in Guildford over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Technical Support 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 in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (16.67%) NHS
4 2 (16.67%) E-business
4 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics

Technical Support 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 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) E-business
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) ISMS
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago