The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 143 139
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 22 48 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.81% 1.30% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.34% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 75
Median salary £32,500 £29,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.16% -9.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £20,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,150 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £28,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% -1.75%  

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 2623 3577 4495
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.75% 97.10% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2155 3075 3785
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 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 28 June 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 28 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
Guildford +3 9 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Egham - 2 £31,250 -
Weybridge +15 1 £57,500 +98.27%
Camberley +14 1 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Epsom +12 1 £22,500 -6.25%
Farnham +10 1 £21,500 -35.82%
Leatherhead +7 1 £26,500 +32.50%
Staines - 1 £30,000 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £25,000 -
Addlestone - 1 £57,500 -
Technical Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 23 (41.07%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) Linux
3 15 (26.79%) SQL
4 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
6 10 (17.86%) Unix
6 10 (17.86%) VMware
7 9 (16.07%) Finance
7 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
7 9 (16.07%) MS Exchange
7 9 (16.07%) Windows Server
8 8 (14.29%) Java
9 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
10 6 (10.71%) Cisco
10 6 (10.71%) Symantec
10 6 (10.71%) Backup Exec
11 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (8.93%) SLA
11 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
11 5 (8.93%) Service Management
11 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
11 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
11 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
11 5 (8.93%) DNS
11 5 (8.93%) Office 365
11 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills

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 9 (16.07%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.79%) Apache
7 1 (1.79%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.79%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Office 365
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) DNS
2 4 (7.14%) Firewall
3 3 (5.36%) HTTP
3 3 (5.36%) LAN
3 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.36%) WAN
4 2 (3.57%) DHCP
4 2 (3.57%) Network Security
4 2 (3.57%) SMS
4 2 (3.57%) VPN
5 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Selenium
1 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Advertising
2 2 (3.57%) Back Office
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) French Language
3 1 (1.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) XML
2 3 (5.36%) HTML
2 3 (5.36%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.57%) Clustering
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.57%) NHS
5 1 (1.79%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) Linux
3 10 (17.86%) Unix
4 9 (16.07%) Windows Server
5 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
2 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
2 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
2 5 (8.93%) Service Management
3 4 (7.14%) Data Management
3 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 3 (5.36%) Information Security
4 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.57%) E-business
5 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.57%) Line Management
5 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.57%) Physics
5 2 (3.57%) Release Management
6 1 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.79%) Information Security Management
6 1 (1.79%) ISMS
6 1 (1.79%) Security Management
6 1 (1.79%) Software Testing
6 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) Java
3 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.14%) C
5 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.36%) Perl
5 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
1 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
1 2 (3.57%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.57%) vSphere
5 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (5.36%) vCenter Server
3 2 (3.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) VMware
3 6 (10.71%) Cisco
3 6 (10.71%) Symantec
4 3 (5.36%) F5
4 3 (5.36%) Juniper
5 2 (3.57%) Altiris
5 2 (3.57%) Forcepoint
5 2 (3.57%) Veritas
6 1 (1.79%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) HP
6 1 (1.79%) OpenText
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
Guildford, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago