Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Desktop Support
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 197 154
Rank change year-on-year -17 -43 +103
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 47 65 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.76% 0.99% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.01% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 39 62 153
Surrey median annual salary £26,000 £25,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% -5.56% +8.00%
10th Percentile £21,100 £19,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £39,380 £39,750
South East median annual salary £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -2.78% +8.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 6008 6415 8413
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 97.48% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4916 5448 7303
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Desktop Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Surrey

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Surrey

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Support in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Desktop Support in Surrey

Desktop Support
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -25 9 £30,250 +44.05% 1
Leatherhead +11 4 £26,000 -7.14% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 3 £48,500 -
Woking +20 2 £28,750 +15.00%
Redhill +10 2 £26,500 -
Egham -19 2 £35,000 +27.27%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 - -
Reigate -34 1 - -
Epsom - 1 £23,000 -
Camberley - 1 £22,500 -
Dorking - 1 £22,500 -
Desktop Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Surrey region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 41 (87.23%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
3 23 (48.94%) Office 365
4 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
5 14 (29.79%) Windows 7
6 13 (27.66%) Windows 10
7 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
8 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (19.15%) LAN
10 9 (19.15%) Windows 8
11 8 (17.02%) DBS Check
11 8 (17.02%) Firewall
11 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
12 7 (14.89%) Finance
13 6 (12.77%) Wireless
13 6 (12.77%) SCCM
14 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
14 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
14 5 (10.64%) Apple
14 5 (10.64%) ITIL
15 4 (8.51%) Software Deployment
15 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
15 4 (8.51%) DHCP
15 4 (8.51%) Linux
15 4 (8.51%) DNS
15 4 (8.51%) SLA
15 4 (8.51%) Blackberry

Desktop Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (4.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (48.94%) Office 365
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
2 9 (19.15%) LAN
3 8 (17.02%) Firewall
4 6 (12.77%) Wireless
5 4 (8.51%) DHCP
5 4 (8.51%) DNS
6 3 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.26%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.26%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (2.13%) Network Security
8 1 (2.13%) Skype
8 1 (2.13%) Softphone
8 1 (2.13%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Selenium
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.38%) Aerospace
4 3 (6.38%) Automotive
4 3 (6.38%) Retail
5 2 (4.26%) Electronics
5 2 (4.26%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) BYOD
2 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.26%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (87.23%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Windows 7
3 13 (27.66%) Windows 10
4 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (19.15%) Windows 8
7 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
7 4 (8.51%) Linux
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
8 3 (6.38%) Solaris
8 3 (6.38%) Unix
9 2 (4.26%) Android
10 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.64%) ITIL
1 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
2 4 (8.51%) Software Deployment
3 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
3 3 (6.38%) Project Management
3 3 (6.38%) Scrum
3 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.26%) Break/Fix
4 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.26%) CRM
4 2 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) ERP
4 2 (4.26%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (4.26%) Network Management
4 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.13%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (2.13%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 1 (2.13%) Customer-Centricity
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) C
1 3 (6.38%) C#
1 3 (6.38%) C++
1 3 (6.38%) Embedded C
1 3 (6.38%) Embedded C++
1 3 (6.38%) Java
1 3 (6.38%) Perl
1 3 (6.38%) Python
1 3 (6.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) DBS Check
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) APMG
3 3 (6.38%) MCSA
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.38%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.38%) PMP
4 2 (4.26%) MCP
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Apple
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.38%) VMware
4 2 (4.26%) Avaya
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco
4 2 (4.26%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Mitel