The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
South East / Surrey
Rank 132 172 181
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 29 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.09% 0.95% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.98% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 24
Median salary £21,000 £27,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +1.88%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%

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
2570 3781 4337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.51% 97.12% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2137 3300 3638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Surrey

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram in Surrey

Desktop 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 Desktop Support within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 February 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 +30 11 £21,000 -27.58% 2
Leatherhead - 5 £31,500 -
Redhill +6 4 £26,500 -11.66%
Godalming - 4 £21,000 -
Woking +4 2 £24,500 -8.41%
Camberley - 1 £30,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £23,000 -
Desktop Support
South East

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Surrey region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 56 (86.15%) Windows
2 53 (81.54%) Active Directory
3 44 (67.69%) Microsoft
4 40 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 40 (61.54%) MS Excel
5 39 (60.00%) Office 365
6 36 (55.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (50.77%) Windows 8
7 33 (50.77%) Firewall
8 32 (49.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (47.69%) Windows 10
10 29 (44.62%) Hyper-V
10 29 (44.62%) TCP/IP
11 25 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
12 17 (26.15%) MS Exchange
13 13 (20.00%) Windows Server
13 13 (20.00%) MS Office
14 12 (18.46%) Citrix
15 11 (16.92%) MCP
16 10 (15.38%) VMware
17 9 (13.85%) ITIL
18 8 (12.31%) Service Management
19 7 (10.77%) VPN
19 7 (10.77%) Cisco
20 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
20 6 (9.23%) Degree
21 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
21 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
21 5 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
21 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills

Desktop Support 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 17 (26.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 40 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 13 (20.00%) MS Office
3 5 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 39 (60.00%) Office 365
2 25 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.62%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 33 (50.77%) Firewall
2 29 (44.62%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.77%) VPN
4 4 (6.15%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (6.15%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (6.15%) Internet
5 3 (4.62%) LAN
5 3 (4.62%) Skype
5 3 (4.62%) WAN
6 2 (3.08%) 3G
6 2 (3.08%) DNS
6 2 (3.08%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.54%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) FileMaker
General
1 5 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) German Language
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.08%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 56 (86.15%) Windows
2 40 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 36 (55.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (50.77%) Windows 8
5 32 (49.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (47.69%) Windows 10
7 13 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.08%) Android
10 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.85%) ITIL
2 8 (12.31%) Service Management
3 5 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 4 (6.15%) Data Protection
4 4 (6.15%) Performance Management
4 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.15%) Workflow
5 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.62%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (4.62%) Line Management
5 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (4.62%) Web Filtering
6 2 (3.08%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.08%) ITSM
6 2 (3.08%) Patch Management
6 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.08%) Server Patching
6 2 (3.08%) Software Deployment
6 2 (3.08%) Time Management
7 1 (1.54%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
1 4 (6.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) MCP
2 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.15%) MCSE
4 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (81.54%) Active Directory
2 29 (44.62%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.15%) Terminal Server
4 4 (6.15%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (6.15%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (4.62%) XenApp
5 3 (4.62%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.08%) Firmware
6 2 (3.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.08%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 44 (67.69%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.46%) Citrix
3 10 (15.38%) VMware
4 7 (10.77%) Cisco
5 3 (4.62%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.62%) Veeam
6 2 (3.08%) Apple
6 2 (3.08%) Dell
6 2 (3.08%) HP
6 2 (3.08%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.54%) Mitel
7 1 (1.54%) Symantec
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Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Laptop + Phone
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
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