The median annual salary for a Desktop Support Engineer was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex 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 Engineer
South East / West Sussex
Rank 92 104 106
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.28% 0.088% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.090% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £22,500 £19,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% +1.92%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1035 1105 1095
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.29% 97.36% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 947 998 946
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Engineer in West Sussex

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support Engineer in West Sussex

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer within the West Sussex 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
Crawley - 2 £22,500 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £33,000 -
Desktop Support Engineer
South East

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 West Sussex region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Office 365
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
4 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
4 8 (61.54%) B2B
4 8 (61.54%) MS Office
4 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 8 (61.54%) Mac OS X
4 8 (61.54%) Apple
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (7.69%) DHCP
7 1 (7.69%) Security Management
7 1 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (61.54%) Mac OS X
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) B2B
2 1 (7.69%) Security Management
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Apple
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) VMware