The median annual salary for a Desktop Support Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 24 June 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 East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 132 116
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - 0.12% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.13% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £25,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1290 1583 1535
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.27% 95.82% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1306 1290
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Oxfordshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Oxfordshire

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (25.00%) Biotechnology
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat