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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 41 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 16 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.12% 0.33% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.13% 0.33% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 4
Median salary £21,000 £27,750 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% +38.75%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £24,625
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +5.58%
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
387 604 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 99.74% 98.21% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 370 546 629
Median salary £43,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (91.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (91.30%) Windows 7
2 21 (91.30%) Office 365
2 21 (91.30%) Windows 8
2 21 (91.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
4 19 (82.61%) Windows 10
4 19 (82.61%) MS Excel
5 18 (78.26%) TCP/IP
5 18 (78.26%) Firewall
5 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (78.26%) Hyper-V
6 3 (13.04%) Apple
7 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
7 2 (8.70%) MCP
7 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
7 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (8.70%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
8 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (4.35%) Banking
8 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
8 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
8 1 (4.35%) Finance
8 1 (4.35%) Legal

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 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (82.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (91.30%) Office 365
2 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
1 18 (78.26%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (91.30%) Windows 7
2 21 (91.30%) Windows 8
2 21 (91.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (91.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (82.61%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.70%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCP
System Software
1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (78.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Apple
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 4 days ago