The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had Desktop Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 183 200 219
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 9 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.25% 0.47% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.48% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 8
Median salary £35,000 £22,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £27,000 £35,800
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.09%
Desktop Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3538 4564 5173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.01% 98.17% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3037 3844 4300
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Surrey

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +8 1 £25,000 -7.40%
Leatherhead - 1 £22,500 -
Desktop Support Engineer
South East

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Desktop Support Engineer 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 Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
3 18 (64.29%) MS Office
3 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 18 (64.29%) Windows 7
4 13 (46.43%) MS Exchange
5 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 12 (42.86%) Citrix
6 10 (35.71%) XenApp
6 10 (35.71%) SCCM
7 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
8 8 (28.57%) LAN
8 8 (28.57%) WAN
8 8 (28.57%) VMware
8 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
9 6 (21.43%) DHCP
9 6 (21.43%) VoIP
9 6 (21.43%) DNS
9 6 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (21.43%) Project Planning
9 6 (21.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (21.43%) Office 365
9 6 (21.43%) XenDesktop
9 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (17.86%) Polycom
10 5 (17.86%) SAN

Desktop Support Engineer 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 13 (46.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (64.29%) MS Office
2 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 6 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (28.57%) LAN
2 8 (28.57%) WAN
3 6 (21.43%) DHCP
3 6 (21.43%) DNS
3 6 (21.43%) VoIP
4 5 (17.86%) SAN
5 3 (10.71%) VPN
6 2 (7.14%) Internet
6 2 (7.14%) Intranet
6 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (3.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) iPad
2 4 (14.29%) iPhone
3 3 (10.71%) Smartphone
3 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (7.14%) AS400
4 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.57%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Windows 7
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (14.29%) Mac OS X
7 3 (10.71%) Android
7 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (7.14%) Mac OS
8 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Project Planning
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Change Control
4 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.57%) ITSM
4 1 (3.57%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) MCP
2 3 (10.71%) MCSE
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (7.14%) MCSA
3 2 (7.14%) MOS
4 1 (3.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (35.71%) XenApp
3 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (21.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (21.43%) XenDesktop
5 4 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
7 2 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (10.71%) Opsview
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Citrix
3 8 (28.57%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) Polycom
5 4 (14.29%) Apple
5 4 (14.29%) Avaya
6 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.71%) Kaspersky
6 3 (10.71%) Symantec
7 2 (7.14%) Altiris
7 2 (7.14%) Bloomberg
7 2 (7.14%) HP
7 2 (7.14%) Reuters
7 2 (7.14%) Sybase
7 2 (7.14%) Wyse
8 1 (3.57%) Intel
8 1 (3.57%) Mitel
8 1 (3.57%) Sage