The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was £22,750 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 161 183
Rank change year-on-year +23 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 26 52 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.92% 1.22% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.25% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 25
Median salary £22,750 £28,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.17% +7.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £35,000 £39,000
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2717 4162 4394
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.42% 97.68% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2193 3567 3650
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Desktop Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 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
Guildford +34 8 £21,000 -30.57% 1
Redhill +7 6 £23,575 -21.41%
Leatherhead -1 3 £31,500 +3.27% 1
Camberley +19 1 £30,500 -
Epsom +11 1 £22,500 -
Woking +8 1 £23,000 -17.85%
Godalming - 1 £21,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £23,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £27,500 -
Desktop Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Surrey region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 46 (80.70%) Windows
2 45 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 39 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 34 (59.65%) MS Excel
5 32 (56.14%) Windows 7
6 31 (54.39%) Office 365
7 30 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (49.12%) TCP/IP
9 27 (47.37%) Firewall
9 27 (47.37%) Windows 10
10 26 (45.61%) Windows 8
10 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (38.60%) Microsoft Azure
11 22 (38.60%) Hyper-V
12 11 (19.30%) MS Office
13 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
14 9 (15.79%) Citrix
15 8 (14.04%) ITIL
15 8 (14.04%) VPN
15 8 (14.04%) VMware
15 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
16 6 (10.53%) MCP
16 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (10.53%) Retail
16 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
16 6 (10.53%) ITIL V3
17 5 (8.77%) Skype for Business
17 5 (8.77%) MS PowerPoint
17 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
17 5 (8.77%) Finance

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 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.77%) Skype for Business
3 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 34 (59.65%) MS Excel
2 11 (19.30%) MS Office
3 5 (8.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 31 (54.39%) Office 365
2 22 (38.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.26%) Dropbox
4 1 (1.75%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 28 (49.12%) TCP/IP
2 27 (47.37%) Firewall
3 8 (14.04%) VPN
4 4 (7.02%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (7.02%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (7.02%) Internet
5 3 (5.26%) Skype
6 2 (3.51%) 3G
6 2 (3.51%) DNS
6 2 (3.51%) LAN
6 2 (3.51%) NetScaler
6 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.75%) DHCP
7 1 (1.75%) Network Security
7 1 (1.75%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) FileMaker
General
1 6 (10.53%) Retail
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) German Language
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (80.70%) Windows
2 32 (56.14%) Windows 7
3 30 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (47.37%) Windows 10
5 26 (45.61%) Windows 8
5 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
7 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.51%) Android
9 1 (1.75%) Linux
9 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.04%) ITIL
2 6 (10.53%) ITIL V3
3 4 (7.02%) Data Protection
3 4 (7.02%) Performance Management
3 4 (7.02%) Workflow
4 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.51%) Application Packaging
5 2 (3.51%) Patch Management
5 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.51%) Service Management
5 2 (3.51%) Software Deployment
5 2 (3.51%) Time Management
6 1 (1.75%) API Integration
6 1 (1.75%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 1 (1.75%) IT Strategy
6 1 (1.75%) ITSM
6 1 (1.75%) Logistics
6 1 (1.75%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.75%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
1 4 (7.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) MCP
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.02%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.51%) MCSA
3 2 (3.51%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 22 (38.60%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.77%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (7.02%) Terminal Server
5 4 (7.02%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (5.26%) XenApp
6 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.51%) Firmware
7 2 (3.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) SCCM
1 2 (3.51%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Citrix
3 8 (14.04%) VMware
4 4 (7.02%) Cisco
4 4 (7.02%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.51%) Dell
5 2 (3.51%) HP
5 2 (3.51%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.75%) Apple
6 1 (1.75%) Mitel
6 1 (1.75%) Symantec
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Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago