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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
South West / Bristol
Rank 116 131 122
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 10 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.61% 0.29% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.30% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 9
Median salary £25,000 £23,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £23,500 £24,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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
1586 1684 1873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.83% 97.17% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1280 1514 1537
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017, 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) ITIL
3 8 (66.67%) LAN
3 8 (66.67%) WAN
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) MS Office
4 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (58.33%) Windows 8
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (50.00%) MCP
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
6 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Vista
7 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
8 2 (16.67%) iManage
8 2 (16.67%) SCCM
8 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 2 (16.67%) Android
8 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (16.67%) CCNP
8 2 (16.67%) CCNA
8 2 (16.67%) MCSE

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
2 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) LAN
1 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 8
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Vista
4 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (16.67%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) iManage
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) VMware