The median annual salary for a Desktop Support Engineer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Desktop Support Engineer
South West / Bristol
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 129 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.22% 0.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Median salary £26,500 £22,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.77% -  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% +6.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1758 1789 1972
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 96.75% 96.60% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1497 1564 1653
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Bristol

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer in Bristol.

Salary trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Bristol

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, Desktop Support Engineer 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 Bristol region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) MCP
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
6 1 (12.50%) SCCM
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Computing
1 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
Bristol, Avon
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago