The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £20,500 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 Technician
South East / Surrey
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 185 201
Rank change year-on-year +41 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 15 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.55% 0.43% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.44% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 11
Median salary £20,500 £24,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.58% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £22,750 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £25,000 £25,000
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 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 Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Surrey

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Surrey

Support Technician
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 Technician 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
Godalming -2 6 £20,500 -18.00% 1
Leatherhead +8 4 £19,000 -17.39% 1
Guildford +16 2 £25,000 +25.00%
Camberley - 2 £19,250 -
Epsom +8 1 £17,000 -29.16%
Support Technician
South East

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

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 Surrey region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 14 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Office
5 12 (54.55%) Windows 8
5 12 (54.55%) Windows 10
6 11 (50.00%) MCSE
6 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
8 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (18.18%) Office 365
9 4 (18.18%) Apple
10 3 (13.64%) Firewall
10 3 (13.64%) LAN
10 3 (13.64%) WAN
10 3 (13.64%) MCP
10 3 (13.64%) MCSA
10 3 (13.64%) VPN
10 3 (13.64%) WebEx
10 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
10 3 (13.64%) VMware
10 3 (13.64%) Degree
10 3 (13.64%) SCCM
11 2 (9.09%) VLAN
11 2 (9.09%) XenApp
11 2 (9.09%) DBS Check
11 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (9.09%) Cisco

Support Technician 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) VPN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
1 3 (13.64%) WebEx
2 2 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) FTP
3 1 (4.55%) Intranet
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 12 (54.55%) Windows 10
3 12 (54.55%) Windows 8
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.55%) CentOS
7 1 (4.55%) Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) ITSM
1 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) MCSE
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) MCP
2 3 (13.64%) MCSA
3 2 (9.09%) A+ Certification
3 2 (9.09%) DBS Check
3 2 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Apple
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Polycom
Leatherhead, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + MCSE training
Posted: 6 days ago