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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 65 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.47% - 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £26,000 - £18,250
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 - £15,650
10% offered a salary of more than £26,800 - £20,850
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Desktop Support
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
630 655 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.44% 96.32% 99.35%
Number of salaries quoted 531 549 498
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Cardiff

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Cardiff region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft