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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 96 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 16 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.21% 1.27% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.30% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 9
Median salary £40,000 £26,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £29,200 £29,400
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 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
1274 1231 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.44% 97.54% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1073 1044
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 0 8 £45,000 +69.81%
Haywards Heath +9 6 £40,000 +60.00%
Chichester -2 1 £24,500 -7.54%
Worthing - 1 £29,000 -
Desktop Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 44 (97.78%) Windows
1 44 (97.78%) Active Directory
2 36 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 35 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (66.67%) HP
5 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
6 26 (57.78%) ITIL
7 25 (55.56%) Hyper-V
7 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (44.44%) Office 365
9 19 (42.22%) Virtual Environments
9 19 (42.22%) Firewall
9 19 (42.22%) Clustering
9 19 (42.22%) WSUS
9 19 (42.22%) SCCM
9 19 (42.22%) PowerShell
9 19 (42.22%) VBScript
9 19 (42.22%) IIS
9 19 (42.22%) Dell
10 11 (24.44%) Citrix
11 10 (22.22%) Back Office
11 10 (22.22%) Finance
11 10 (22.22%) Publishing
11 10 (22.22%) IBM
11 10 (22.22%) Online Betting
11 10 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
11 10 (22.22%) NetScaler
11 10 (22.22%) XenApp
11 10 (22.22%) XenServer
11 10 (22.22%) XenDesktop

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 19 (42.22%) IIS
2 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
1 7 (15.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) Firewall
2 10 (22.22%) NetScaler
3 7 (15.56%) DHCP
3 7 (15.56%) DNS
3 7 (15.56%) LAN
3 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
3 7 (15.56%) WAN
4 1 (2.22%) Wireless
General
1 10 (22.22%) Back Office
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
1 10 (22.22%) Online Betting
1 10 (22.22%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) Clustering
2 7 (15.56%) Blackberry
2 7 (15.56%) iPhone
3 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 44 (97.78%) Windows
2 36 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 35 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (15.56%) Android
5 7 (15.56%) Windows 10
5 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
5 7 (15.56%) Windows 8
6 6 (13.33%) Linux
6 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) ITIL
2 19 (42.22%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
4 8 (17.78%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.22%) Line Management
5 1 (2.22%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) PowerShell
1 19 (42.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 44 (97.78%) Active Directory
2 25 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 10 (22.22%) XenApp
3 10 (22.22%) XenDesktop
3 10 (22.22%) XenServer
4 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (42.22%) SCCM
1 19 (42.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) HP
2 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
3 19 (42.22%) Dell
4 11 (24.44%) Citrix
5 10 (22.22%) IBM
6 6 (13.33%) VMware
7 1 (2.22%) Apple
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Focus Select Ltd
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