The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Guildford region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 49 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 10 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.58% 1.61% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 1.63% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 6
Median salary £21,000 £28,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +36.58%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Desktop Support
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
386 612 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 99.74% 98.23% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 358 555 522
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford region that featured Desktop Support in the job title.

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the Guildford region.

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Guildford

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Desktop 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 Guildford region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (83.33%) Office 365
3 10 (83.33%) Windows 8
4 9 (75.00%) Windows 10
4 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
5 8 (66.67%) Firewall
5 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
5 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (25.00%) Apple
7 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (16.67%) MCP
7 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
8 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (8.33%) Altiris
8 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
8 1 (8.33%) SCCM
8 1 (8.33%) Android
8 1 (8.33%) XenApp
8 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL
8 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
8 1 (8.33%) Sage

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Office 365
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (83.33%) Windows 8
4 9 (75.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
5 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Altiris
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Sage
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago