The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £30,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Technical Support
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 142 133
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 34 69 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.20% 1.62% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.66% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26 49 72
Median salary £30,500 £29,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.38% -1.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -3.50% -5.00%  

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 2724 4146 4363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.39% 97.62% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2201 3550 3611
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 £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Surrey

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Surrey

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support in Surrey over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support in Surrey

Technical Support
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 Support within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 March 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 -5 8 £22,500 -50.00%
Woking +13 5 £27,500 +14.58%
Camberley +16 4 £38,000 +16.92%
Guildford +9 3 £23,500 - 1
Weybridge - 3 £57,500 -
Addlestone - 2 £57,500 -
Reigate +29 1 £17,000 +3.03% 1
Redhill +1 1 £40,000 +35.59%
Dorking - 1 £32,500 -
Egham - 1 £30,000 -
Technical Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Surrey region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 26 (38.24%) Windows
2 22 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 22 (32.35%) Active Directory
3 17 (25.00%) Linux
4 16 (23.53%) SQL
5 14 (20.59%) Cisco
5 14 (20.59%) VMware
6 13 (19.12%) Finance
7 12 (17.65%) Firewall
8 11 (16.18%) Telecoms
8 11 (16.18%) DNS
8 11 (16.18%) MS Exchange
9 9 (13.24%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (13.24%) Windows Server
10 8 (11.76%) LAN
10 8 (11.76%) ITIL
10 8 (11.76%) Unix
10 8 (11.76%) WAN
10 8 (11.76%) SLA
10 8 (11.76%) Juniper
10 8 (11.76%) IPsec
11 7 (10.29%) HTTP
11 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (8.82%) Problem Management
12 6 (8.82%) VPN
12 6 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (8.82%) Symantec
12 6 (8.82%) VoIP
12 6 (8.82%) LDAP

Technical Support 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 11 (16.18%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.94%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.47%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Office 365
1 4 (5.88%) SaaS
2 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.65%) Firewall
2 11 (16.18%) DNS
3 8 (11.76%) IPsec
3 8 (11.76%) LAN
3 8 (11.76%) WAN
4 7 (10.29%) HTTP
5 6 (8.82%) LDAP
5 6 (8.82%) VoIP
5 6 (8.82%) VPN
6 5 (7.35%) HTTPS
6 5 (7.35%) SNMP
6 5 (7.35%) SSH
6 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.35%) tcpdump
6 5 (7.35%) VLAN
6 5 (7.35%) Wireshark
7 3 (4.41%) DHCP
7 3 (4.41%) Internet
7 3 (4.41%) WLAN
8 2 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Android Studio
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 11 (16.18%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.82%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.35%) Electronics
4 5 (7.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Advertising
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) HTML
1 2 (2.94%) JSP
2 1 (1.47%) iBATIS
2 1 (1.47%) J2EE
2 1 (1.47%) Middleware
2 1 (1.47%) Spring
2 1 (1.47%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) PKI
1 6 (8.82%) Replication
2 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.24%) Windows
2 17 (25.00%) Linux
3 9 (13.24%) Windows Server
4 8 (11.76%) Unix
5 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.41%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.47%) Android
8 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.76%) ITIL
2 6 (8.82%) Problem Management
3 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
3 5 (7.35%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (7.35%) Network Architecture
3 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
3 5 (7.35%) Programme Management
3 5 (7.35%) Security Management
3 5 (7.35%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
3 5 (7.35%) Service Management
4 4 (5.88%) Data Management
5 3 (4.41%) Network Design
6 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.94%) Release Management
7 1 (1.47%) Coaching
7 1 (1.47%) Informatics
7 1 (1.47%) Presales
7 1 (1.47%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.53%) SQL
2 5 (7.35%) Java
2 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.41%) Perl
4 2 (2.94%) C
4 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.47%) C#
5 1 (1.47%) C++
5 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.35%) CCNA
2 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.94%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.47%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) MCITP
4 1 (1.47%) MCSA
4 1 (1.47%) MCSE
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (32.35%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.24%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Backup Exec
2 5 (7.35%) Nagios
3 3 (4.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.94%) SCCM
4 2 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.59%) Cisco
2 14 (20.59%) VMware
3 8 (11.76%) Juniper
4 6 (8.82%) Symantec
5 5 (7.35%) NETGEAR
5 5 (7.35%) SAP
6 3 (4.41%) F5
7 2 (2.94%) Altiris
7 2 (2.94%) Avaya
7 2 (2.94%) Forcepoint
7 2 (2.94%) Veritas
8 1 (1.47%) Apple
8 1 (1.47%) Citrix
8 1 (1.47%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.47%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle
Surrey
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £300000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Martin & Conley
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago