The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford 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 17 April 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 Bradford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank 41 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 9 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.60% 1.59% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 1.65% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Average salary £27,000 £17,000 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% -23.59%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
323 363 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 93.35% 96.29% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 261 261 299
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Desktop Support
West Yorkshire

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Bradford

Desktop Support
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (90.00%) IMAP4
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 9 (90.00%) Fedora
3 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (70.00%) Internet
3 7 (70.00%) Office 365
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) POP3
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 1 (10.00%) iSeries
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (10.00%) OS/400
6 1 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (10.00%) HP

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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.

Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) IMAP4
1 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) POP3
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Fedora
3 1 (10.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) IBM