The table below looks at the statistics for the Deskside Support role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Deskside Support in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Deskside Support
Rank 249 240 277
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Deskside Support 7 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.092% 0.098% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.10% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.38%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £24,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.12%
Deskside Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7284 6814 8900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.21% 95.76% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5951 5815 7561
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Deskside Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Deskside Support Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Deskside Support
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Deskside Support across the East of England region.

Deskside Support Salary Trend in the East of England

Deskside Support
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Deskside Support within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -18 6 £30,000 +20.00%
Bedfordshire - 1 £20,500 -
Deskside Support
England

Deskside Support
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Deskside 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 Deskside Support in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) SLA
3 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
3 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) CMDB
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Management
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) A+ Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
5 2 (22.22%) Apple
5 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
5 2 (22.22%) iPad
5 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (22.22%) Android
5 2 (22.22%) iPhone

Deskside Support
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Deskside 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 Deskside Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) CMDB
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
3 2 (22.22%) iPad
3 2 (22.22%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
3 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (22.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
1 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
1 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
1 4 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Apple