The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bath region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank 59 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.22% 0.33% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £22,500 £19,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,250 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +3.06%
Job Titles Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
443 293 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 95.68% 95.44% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 407 267 258
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Support
Somerset

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support in the job title across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Bath

Desktop Support
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Desktop Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) SQL

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Desktop Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft