The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester 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 11 July 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 Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank 37 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.90% - 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £46,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
Job Titles Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
211 167 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 100.00% 94.35% 99.53%
Number of salaries quoted 192 129 174
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Desktop Support
Essex

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Colchester

Desktop Support
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Management

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Management
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix