The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 50 78 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.51% 0.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Median salary £21,000 £29,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.58% -  
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 Guildford. 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
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 316 642 655
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 99.06% 98.17% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 299 441 597
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Desktop Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Guildford

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Guildford

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Guildford region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
3 22 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (91.67%) Windows 7
3 22 (91.67%) Office 365
3 22 (91.67%) Windows 8
3 22 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (91.67%) MS Excel
3 22 (91.67%) Windows 10
4 21 (87.50%) TCP/IP
4 21 (87.50%) Firewall
4 21 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (87.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (4.17%) MS Office
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.17%) Apple
6 1 (4.17%) Finance
6 1 (4.17%) Legal
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.17%) Banking
6 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (91.67%) Office 365
2 21 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) Firewall
1 21 (87.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Windows 10
2 22 (91.67%) Windows 7
2 22 (91.67%) Windows 8
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
3 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.17%) Service Management
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (87.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Apple
Guildford
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Posted: 10 days ago