The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Sussex region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 88 103 93
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 15 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.26% 1.36% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.39% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 3
Median salary £40,000 £26,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -7.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £21,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £30,000 £32,100
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £24,638
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +7.55%
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 West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1147 1366 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.14% 97.57% 99.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 1180 1011
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,610
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in West Sussex

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Desktop Support
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Crawley +9 6 £45,000 +80.00%
Haywards Heath +11 3 £40,000 +60.00%
Worthing - 2 £27,250 -
Chichester 0 1 £24,500 -9.25%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £23,500 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £25,000 -
Desktop Support
South East

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 West Sussex region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 40 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 31 (70.45%) Windows Server
4 30 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (59.09%) HP
6 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
7 23 (52.27%) ITIL
8 21 (47.73%) Hyper-V
9 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (36.36%) Firewall
10 16 (36.36%) Dell
10 16 (36.36%) Office 365
11 15 (34.09%) Virtual Environments
11 15 (34.09%) PowerShell
11 15 (34.09%) Clustering
11 15 (34.09%) WSUS
11 15 (34.09%) SCCM
11 15 (34.09%) VBScript
11 15 (34.09%) IIS
12 12 (27.27%) Citrix
13 11 (25.00%) Finance
14 10 (22.73%) Publishing
14 10 (22.73%) Back Office
14 10 (22.73%) Strategic Planning
14 10 (22.73%) IBM
14 10 (22.73%) XenApp
14 10 (22.73%) XenServer
14 10 (22.73%) XenDesktop
14 10 (22.73%) NetScaler
14 10 (22.73%) Online Betting

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 15 (34.09%) IIS
2 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) Firewall
2 10 (22.73%) NetScaler
3 7 (15.91%) DHCP
3 7 (15.91%) DNS
3 7 (15.91%) LAN
3 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
3 7 (15.91%) WAN
4 1 (2.27%) Wireless
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Back Office
2 10 (22.73%) Online Betting
2 10 (22.73%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Clustering
2 7 (15.91%) Blackberry
2 7 (15.91%) iPhone
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 31 (70.45%) Windows Server
3 30 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (15.91%) Android
6 6 (13.64%) Windows 10
6 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.64%) Windows 8
7 5 (11.36%) Linux
7 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) ITIL
2 15 (34.09%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (22.73%) Strategic Planning
4 7 (15.91%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (4.55%) Line Management
6 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.27%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.27%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) PowerShell
1 15 (34.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 21 (47.73%) Hyper-V
3 10 (22.73%) XenApp
3 10 (22.73%) XenDesktop
3 10 (22.73%) XenServer
4 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) SCCM
1 15 (34.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) HP
2 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
3 16 (36.36%) Dell
4 12 (27.27%) Citrix
5 10 (22.73%) IBM
6 6 (13.64%) VMware
7 1 (2.27%) Apple
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco
7 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
7 1 (2.27%) NetApp
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