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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 78 108 86
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 15 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.41% 0.51% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.52% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 5
Median salary £25,000 £26,500 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +35.89%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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 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
1019 1358 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.68% 98.76% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 905 1209 957
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
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 3 December 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 - 7 £25,000 - 1
Haywards Heath +6 1 £18,500 -7.50%
Horsham - 1 - -
Worthing - 1 £25,500 -
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 3 December 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 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
3 20 (64.52%) Windows Server
4 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (41.94%) HP
6 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
7 11 (35.48%) Office 365
8 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (32.26%) Firewall
9 9 (29.03%) MS Office
9 9 (29.03%) ITIL
9 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
10 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
10 8 (25.81%) Citrix
11 7 (22.58%) Finance
11 7 (22.58%) Dell
11 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
12 6 (19.35%) XenApp
12 6 (19.35%) XenServer
12 6 (19.35%) XenDesktop
12 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
12 6 (19.35%) NetScaler
12 6 (19.35%) Virtual Environments
12 6 (19.35%) IBM
12 6 (19.35%) VBScript
12 6 (19.35%) IIS
12 6 (19.35%) Publishing
12 6 (19.35%) Back Office
12 6 (19.35%) Clustering
12 6 (19.35%) WSUS

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 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 6 (19.35%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Office
2 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) NetScaler
3 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) Wireless
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Back Office
2 6 (19.35%) Online Betting
2 6 (19.35%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Windows Server
3 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.90%) Mac OS X
6 4 (12.90%) Windows 10
6 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Strategic Planning
2 6 (19.35%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (12.90%) B2B
4 2 (6.45%) Line Management
5 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.23%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.23%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
1 6 (19.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
3 6 (19.35%) XenApp
3 6 (19.35%) XenDesktop
3 6 (19.35%) XenServer
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) SCCM
1 6 (19.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) HP
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) Citrix
4 7 (22.58%) Dell
5 6 (19.35%) IBM
6 5 (16.13%) Apple
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
7 1 (3.23%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) VMware
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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