The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Coventry region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 54 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 6 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.12% 0.44% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.45% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 6
Median salary £21,750 £23,500 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.44% -3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £23,500 £29,500
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 Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
517 662 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.28% 96.78% 98.89%
Number of salaries quoted 412 567 541
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 Coventry

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Coventry

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram in Coventry

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 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 Coventry region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) Sophos
5 1 (14.29%) CAD
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) MCP
5 1 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Local Government
5 1 (14.29%) Google
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) Informatics
5 1 (14.29%) Robotics
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Games
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Health Informatics
2 1 (14.29%) Informatics
2 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
2 1 (14.29%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) CAD
1 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
1 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) Sophos
2 1 (14.29%) VMware