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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 126 - 123
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 4 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.23% - 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Median salary £28,000 - £23,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £24,775
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.96%
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
1652 1828 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.55% 96.41% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1589 1478
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Windows 7
2 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (71.43%) MS Office
3 8 (57.14%) LAN
3 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 8 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (57.14%) Android
3 8 (57.14%) iManage
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (14.29%) XenApp
6 2 (14.29%) ADSL
6 2 (14.29%) VPN
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Adobe
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
6 2 (14.29%) Apple
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (14.29%) 3G
6 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
7 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
7 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared

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 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 10 (71.43%) MS Office
2 8 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) LAN
1 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) 3G
2 2 (14.29%) ADSL
2 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Windows 7
2 8 (57.14%) Android
3 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) iManage
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) Apple
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware