The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucester region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 29 49 34
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 24 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 7.69% 0.94% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.87% 0.98% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 1
Median salary £20,500 £21,750 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.74% +11.53%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £24,775
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.96%
Desktop Support
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
305 305 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 97.76% 95.31% 99.33%
Number of salaries quoted 289 271 131
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Gloucester

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Gloucester region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) MS Office
2 24 (96.00%) Windows
3 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (88.00%) MS Excel
4 22 (88.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
5 2 (8.00%) Intel
5 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
6 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (4.00%) LAN
6 1 (4.00%) VoIP
6 1 (4.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
6 1 (4.00%) SLA
6 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.00%) VLAN
6 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.00%) SCCM
6 1 (4.00%) IIS

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (100.00%) MS Office
2 22 (88.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (4.00%) VLAN
1 1 (4.00%) VoIP
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Intel
3 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow