The median annual salary for a Desktop Support Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support Administrator
England / South East
Rank 379 458 446
Rank change year-on-year +79 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Administrator 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.010% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.011% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £36,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +44.00%  
UK excluding London median salary - £36,000 £26,250
% change year-on-year - +37.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14422 18600 19935
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.51% 96.65% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12036 15863 16077
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Desktop Support Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Desktop Support Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Administrator in the South East

Desktop Support Administrator
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support Administrator in the South East

Desktop Support Administrator
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Surrey - 2 - -
Desktop Support Administrator
England

Desktop Support Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Desktop Support Administrator 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 South East region featuring Desktop Support Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Desktop Support Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Skype
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware