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 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
South East / Surrey
Rank 131 164 191
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 31 39 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.19% 1.01% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.04% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 17
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 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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
2528 3742 4352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.82% 97.17% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2182 3246 3659
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £61,438
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 January 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 January 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 +42 14 £21,000 -27.58% 1
Leatherhead - 7 £31,500 - 1
Redhill -5 4 £26,500 -11.66% 1
Godalming - 4 £21,000 -
Woking +5 1 £26,000 +4.00%
Desktop Support
South East

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 59 (88.06%) Windows
2 55 (82.09%) Active Directory
3 44 (65.67%) Microsoft
4 43 (64.18%) Windows 7
4 43 (64.18%) Office 365
5 38 (56.72%) MS Excel
6 37 (55.22%) Windows 8
7 36 (53.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (50.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (49.25%) Firewall
10 29 (43.28%) Windows 10
10 29 (43.28%) Hyper-V
11 26 (38.81%) TCP/IP
12 25 (37.31%) Microsoft Azure
13 20 (29.85%) MS Exchange
14 18 (26.87%) Windows Server
15 16 (23.88%) MS Office
15 16 (23.88%) MCP
16 10 (14.93%) ITIL
16 10 (14.93%) Citrix
17 9 (13.43%) Service Management
18 8 (11.94%) VMware
19 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
19 6 (8.96%) ITSM
19 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
19 6 (8.96%) Degree
20 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
20 5 (7.46%) VPN
20 5 (7.46%) Cisco
21 4 (5.97%) MCSE

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 20 (29.85%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 38 (56.72%) MS Excel
2 16 (23.88%) MS Office
3 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 43 (64.18%) Office 365
2 25 (37.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.48%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 33 (49.25%) Firewall
2 26 (38.81%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.46%) VPN
4 3 (4.48%) LAN
4 3 (4.48%) WAN
5 2 (2.99%) 3G
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (2.99%) Internet
5 2 (2.99%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) FileMaker
General
1 3 (4.48%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Legal
2 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.99%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 59 (88.06%) Windows
2 43 (64.18%) Windows 7
3 37 (55.22%) Windows 8
4 36 (53.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (50.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (43.28%) Windows 10
7 18 (26.87%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.49%) Android
9 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.93%) ITIL
2 9 (13.43%) Service Management
3 6 (8.96%) ITSM
3 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.97%) ITIL V3
4 4 (5.97%) Server Patching
5 3 (4.48%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.48%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (4.48%) Line Management
5 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (4.48%) Web Filtering
6 2 (2.99%) Application Packaging
6 2 (2.99%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 2 (2.99%) Data Protection
6 2 (2.99%) Patch Management
6 2 (2.99%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.99%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.99%) Time Management
6 2 (2.99%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) MCP
2 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (5.97%) MCSE
4 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.99%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (82.09%) Active Directory
2 29 (43.28%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.48%) XenApp
3 3 (4.48%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.99%) Firmware
4 2 (2.99%) Terminal Server
4 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.99%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (2.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.99%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (65.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) Citrix
3 8 (11.94%) VMware
4 5 (7.46%) Cisco
5 3 (4.48%) Apple
5 3 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.48%) Veeam
6 2 (2.99%) Dell
6 2 (2.99%) HP
6 2 (2.99%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.49%) Symantec
Leatherhead, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
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