The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 14 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank 40 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.45% 1.19% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.31% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £25,000 £34,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% +28.30%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,750 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +7.29%
Job Titles Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
209 229 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 94.57% 90.87% 94.43%
Number of salaries quoted 182 190 276
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Desktop Support
London

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Croydon

Desktop Support
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7