The median annual salary for a Technical Specialist was £40,750 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey 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 Specialist
South East / Surrey
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 184 207
Rank change year-on-year +31 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 10 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.37% 0.38% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.39% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 4
Median salary £40,750 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.08% +26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £45,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2616 3610 4494
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.78% 97.10% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2157 3102 3786
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% -  
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Specialist in Surrey

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Technical Specialist in Surrey

Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in Surrey

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

Salary histogram for Technical Specialist in Surrey

Technical 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 Technical Specialist within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 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
Farnham - 2 £31,500 -
Woking - 2 £22,000 -
Guildford +12 1 £55,000 -21.42%
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £57,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £55,000 -
Epsom - 1 £40,000 -
Technical Specialist
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Surrey region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) Advertising
2 3 (21.43%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Office 365
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Presales
3 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 2 (14.29%) LPIC
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

Technical 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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (7.14%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) MPLS
1 2 (14.29%) Network Security
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) VLAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
1 2 (14.29%) WLAN
2 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) GIS
3 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (28.57%) Advertising
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Back Office
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) CSS3
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) CMDB
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (14.29%) Change Control
1 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
1 2 (14.29%) ITSM
1 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (14.29%) Presales
1 2 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (14.29%) Service Management
1 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) High Availability
2 1 (7.14%) MVC
2 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.14%) Process Management
2 1 (7.14%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) LPIC
3 2 (14.29%) MCP
3 2 (14.29%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (7.14%) MetaFrame
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Nintex
3 1 (7.14%) Sage
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com