Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Desktop Support Engineer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 27 July 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
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 183 203
Rank change year-on-year -8 +20 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 11 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.29% 0.23% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.24% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 1
Bristol median annual salary £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £22,150 £21,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £30,100 £28,750 £26,000
South West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year - +19.05% -8.50%

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 3741 3389 3835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.40% 97.08% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3161 2964 3253
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,600
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Desktop Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer in Bristol over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Desktop Support Engineer in Bristol

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
3 3 (27.27%) Ticket Management
3 3 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
4 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
4 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence

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 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile Computing
1 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
1 3 (27.27%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
2 3 (27.27%) VMware