The median annual salary for a Support Specialist was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey 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 Specialist
South East / Surrey
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 191 181
Rank change year-on-year +36 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 4 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.15% 0.27% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.28% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 27
Median salary £38,750 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.42% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £30,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,950 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2630 3629 4510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.73% 97.06% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2166 3116 3792
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Support Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Support Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Specialist in Surrey

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Support Specialist in Surrey

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Specialist in Surrey over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Specialist in Surrey

Support Specialist
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 1 £55,000 -
Support Specialist
South East

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Surrey region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) Office 365
3 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Back Office
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Task Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Veeva
4 1 (8.33%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)

Support Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Task Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (8.33%) Sophos
1 1 (8.33%) Symantec
1 1 (8.33%) Veritas