The median annual salary for a Technical Support Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support Specialist
South East / Surrey
Rank 163 215 208
Rank change year-on-year +52 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Specialist 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.036% 0.024% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.025% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,250 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -12.77% +15.38%  

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 2644 4040 4290
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.36% 97.68% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2130 3472 3544
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Support Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Specialist in Surrey

Technical Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Technical Support Specialist in Surrey

Technical Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Support Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Skype
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Informatics

Technical Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Skype
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
1 1 (25.00%) Informatics
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft