The table below looks at the statistics for the Deskside Support role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Deskside Support
Rank 810 875 844
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Deskside Support 44 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.013% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.013% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 9
Average salary £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,445 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,450 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £26,250 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.37%
Deskside Support
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Deskside Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Deskside Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

Deskside Support
Salary Trend in England

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

Deskside Support Salary Trend in England

Deskside Support
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Deskside Support across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Deskside Support Salary Histogram in England

Deskside Support
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
London +68 28 £30,000 +15.38%
South West -4 9 £26,500 +12.76%
South East +3 3 £29,000 -29.69%
West Midlands - 2 £31,250 -
East of England - 1 £27,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £17,500 -
Deskside Support
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Deskside Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 51 (76.12%) Windows
2 38 (56.72%) Windows 7
3 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
4 31 (46.27%) MS Office
5 30 (44.78%) ITIL
5 30 (44.78%) Law
6 22 (32.84%) Active Directory
7 19 (28.36%) MS Excel
8 17 (25.37%) Incident Management
8 17 (25.37%) WorkSite
9 16 (23.88%) Android
9 16 (23.88%) HP
10 15 (22.39%) Windows XP
11 14 (20.90%) Legal
12 12 (17.91%) SLA
12 12 (17.91%) Blackberry
12 12 (17.91%) Windows 8
13 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (16.42%) Document Management
14 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (13.43%) MCSE
15 9 (13.43%) Interwoven
15 9 (13.43%) Service Management
15 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (13.43%) Apple iOS
15 9 (13.43%) CMDB
16 8 (11.94%) Data Protection
16 8 (11.94%) Meridio
16 8 (11.94%) Hummingbird
16 8 (11.94%) OpenText

Deskside Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 17 (25.37%) WorkSite
2 8 (11.94%) IBM Notes
3 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Lync
4 1 (1.49%) LiveLink
Applications
1 31 (46.27%) MS Office
2 19 (28.36%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.49%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.46%) VPN
3 4 (5.97%) LAN
3 4 (5.97%) WAN
4 3 (4.48%) Wireless
4 3 (4.48%) DECT
5 2 (2.99%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.99%) SAN
6 1 (1.49%) VoIP
General
1 30 (44.78%) Law
2 14 (20.90%) Legal
3 5 (7.46%) Finance
4 4 (5.97%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Blackberry
2 9 (13.43%) CMDB
3 7 (10.45%) iPad
4 6 (8.96%) iPhone
5 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.97%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.99%) Handset
7 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.49%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 51 (76.12%) Windows
2 38 (56.72%) Windows 7
3 16 (23.88%) Android
4 15 (22.39%) Windows XP
5 12 (17.91%) Windows 8
6 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (13.43%) Apple iOS
8 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) ITIL
2 17 (25.37%) Incident Management
3 11 (16.42%) Document Management
4 9 (13.43%) Service Management
5 8 (11.94%) Data Protection
6 6 (8.96%) Change Management
7 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.46%) Project Management
7 5 (7.46%) Network Management
7 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (7.46%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.46%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.97%) ITSM
9 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.49%) Workflow
10 1 (1.49%) Practice Management
10 1 (1.49%) CRM
10 1 (1.49%) ERP
10 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.49%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.43%) MCSE
3 5 (7.46%) A+ Certification
3 5 (7.46%) MCITP
4 4 (5.97%) Degree
5 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.49%) MCSA
5 1 (1.49%) MCP
5 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) MCTS
5 1 (1.49%) MOS
5 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (32.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.48%) vSphere
3 2 (2.99%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) DameWare
2 1 (1.49%) Nagios
2 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.49%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) WSUS
2 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.49%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.88%) HP
3 9 (13.43%) Interwoven
4 8 (11.94%) Meridio
4 8 (11.94%) Hummingbird
4 8 (11.94%) OpenText
4 8 (11.94%) Lotus
5 6 (8.96%) Apple
6 5 (7.46%) Citrix
7 4 (5.97%) Google
8 3 (4.48%) McAfee
8 3 (4.48%) VMware
9 2 (2.99%) Mitel
10 1 (1.49%) BT
10 1 (1.49%) CA
10 1 (1.49%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.49%) Symantec
10 1 (1.49%) Remedy
10 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.49%) Cisco