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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 82 97 92
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 29 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.36% 1.02% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 1.03% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 25
Median salary £40,000 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £23,700 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £27,650 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
1170 1162 1312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.20% 98.73% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1034 1184
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Haywards Heath +8 13 £40,000 +90.47%
Horsham - 6 £20,250 -
Crawley -13 3 £46,500 +93.75% 2
Desktop Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (97.14%) Active Directory
3 26 (74.29%) Windows Server
4 25 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 23 (65.71%) Hyper-V
6 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (62.86%) ITIL
7 19 (54.29%) HP
8 18 (51.43%) Office 365
9 17 (48.57%) Firewall
10 16 (45.71%) Clustering
10 16 (45.71%) Dell
10 16 (45.71%) VBScript
10 16 (45.71%) IIS
10 16 (45.71%) WSUS
10 16 (45.71%) SCCM
10 16 (45.71%) PowerShell
11 9 (25.71%) MS Office
12 8 (22.86%) Blackberry
12 8 (22.86%) Android
12 8 (22.86%) iPhone
12 8 (22.86%) Mobile Device Management
13 7 (20.00%) Windows 10
13 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
13 7 (20.00%) Linux
13 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 7 (20.00%) WAN
13 7 (20.00%) DHCP

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 16 (45.71%) IIS
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Office
2 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (51.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) DHCP
2 7 (20.00%) DNS
2 7 (20.00%) LAN
2 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (8.57%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.86%) Skype
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Back Office
2 3 (8.57%) Online Betting
2 3 (8.57%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Clustering
2 8 (22.86%) Blackberry
2 8 (22.86%) iPhone
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Windows Server
3 25 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (22.86%) Android
6 7 (20.00%) Linux
6 7 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (17.14%) Windows 8
7 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.86%) Debian
8 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (8.57%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.86%) CRM
4 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) PowerShell
1 16 (45.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (97.14%) Active Directory
2 23 (65.71%) Hyper-V
3 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.57%) XenApp
4 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
4 3 (8.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (45.71%) SCCM
1 16 (45.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) HP
3 16 (45.71%) Dell
4 7 (20.00%) VMware
5 4 (11.43%) Citrix
6 3 (8.57%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) Adobe
7 1 (2.86%) Apple
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) SAP
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £42000 - £48000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Gatwick Airport
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago