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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 181 162 189
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 16 59 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.45% 1.29% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.32% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 56 32
Median salary £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.77% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,750 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,000 £35,150
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +6.00%
Desktop Support
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
3469 4479 4958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.06% 98.25% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2968 3825 4098
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
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
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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 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
Cobham - 3 - -
Leatherhead +20 2 £22,000 -6.38%
Woking -10 2 £35,250 +56.66%
Egham - 1 £27,500 -
Desktop Support
South East

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Surrey region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 61 (95.31%) Windows
2 49 (76.56%) Microsoft
3 48 (75.00%) MS Office
4 44 (68.75%) Windows 7
5 43 (67.19%) Active Directory
6 32 (50.00%) Citrix
7 31 (48.44%) Office 365
8 27 (42.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (37.50%) XenApp
10 23 (35.94%) MS Excel
11 20 (31.25%) MCP
11 20 (31.25%) MCSE
11 20 (31.25%) MCDST
12 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
13 16 (25.00%) Smartphone
13 16 (25.00%) Windows Server
14 15 (23.44%) Blackberry
15 14 (21.88%) ITIL
16 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (20.31%) Windows 8
17 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
17 12 (18.75%) SCCM
18 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
19 10 (15.63%) VMware
19 10 (15.63%) WAN
19 10 (15.63%) LAN
20 9 (14.06%) Finance
21 8 (12.50%) Android
21 8 (12.50%) Windows XP

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 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 48 (75.00%) MS Office
2 23 (35.94%) MS Excel
3 8 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (48.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 10 (15.63%) LAN
2 10 (15.63%) WAN
3 7 (10.94%) DNS
3 7 (10.94%) VoIP
4 6 (9.38%) DHCP
5 4 (6.25%) Internet
5 4 (6.25%) Intranet
5 4 (6.25%) IP Telephony
5 4 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (6.25%) SAN
6 3 (4.69%) VPN
7 1 (1.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Local Government
3 3 (4.69%) Advertising
3 3 (4.69%) Legal
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 15 (23.44%) Blackberry
3 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
4 6 (9.38%) iPad
4 6 (9.38%) iPhone
5 5 (7.81%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (6.25%) AS400
6 4 (6.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.56%) BYOD
7 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (95.31%) Windows
2 44 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 16 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (20.31%) Windows 8
4 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (12.50%) Android
6 8 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 7 (10.94%) Apple iOS
8 6 (9.38%) Windows 10
9 5 (7.81%) Mac OS X
10 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) ITIL
2 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
3 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (7.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.25%) Server Patching
4 4 (6.25%) Service Management
5 3 (4.69%) Change Control
5 3 (4.69%) ITSM
6 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.56%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.56%) Coaching
7 1 (1.56%) Data Management
7 1 (1.56%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.56%) ERP
7 1 (1.56%) Investment Management
7 1 (1.56%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.56%) Software Delivery
7 1 (1.56%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (42.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (31.25%) MCDST
2 20 (31.25%) MCP
2 20 (31.25%) MCSE
3 8 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (7.81%) Degree
4 5 (7.81%) MCSA
5 4 (6.25%) MOS
6 2 (3.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 43 (67.19%) Active Directory
2 24 (37.50%) XenApp
3 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (9.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (9.38%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.13%) vSphere
8 1 (1.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (18.75%) SCCM
2 3 (4.69%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (4.69%) Opsview
3 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (76.56%) Microsoft
2 32 (50.00%) Citrix
3 10 (15.63%) VMware
4 6 (9.38%) Apple
4 6 (9.38%) Avaya
4 6 (9.38%) Polycom
4 6 (9.38%) Symantec
5 4 (6.25%) HP
5 4 (6.25%) Sybase
5 4 (6.25%) Wyse
6 3 (4.69%) Bloomberg
6 3 (4.69%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.69%) Kaspersky
6 3 (4.69%) Reuters
7 1 (1.56%) Intel
7 1 (1.56%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.56%) NetApp
7 1 (1.56%) Sage
7 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.56%) SonicWALL