The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 117 - 117
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 11 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.65% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Median salary £28,000 - £24,138
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +6.00%
Desktop Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1639 1814 1765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.87% 97.58% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1416 1566 1395
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region that featured Desktop Support in the job title.

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Bristol

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 Bristol region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 15 (88.24%) Windows
1 15 (88.24%) Windows 7
2 11 (64.71%) MS Office
2 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
3 9 (52.94%) LAN
3 9 (52.94%) WAN
4 8 (47.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (47.06%) Android
4 8 (47.06%) iManage
5 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (17.65%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) Adobe
6 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
6 3 (17.65%) Apple
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (11.76%) 3G
7 2 (11.76%) ADSL
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 2 (11.76%) XenApp
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
8 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
8 1 (5.88%) Windows 8

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
1 11 (64.71%) MS Office
2 8 (47.06%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) LAN
1 9 (52.94%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (17.65%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) 3G
3 2 (11.76%) ADSL
3 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
1 15 (88.24%) Windows 7
2 8 (47.06%) Android
3 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) ITSM
2 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
2 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) MCSA
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) iManage
2 3 (17.65%) Adobe
2 3 (17.65%) Apple
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) VMware