The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 91 88 92
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 13 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.42% 0.76% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.79% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 3
Median salary £24,000 £26,500 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.43% +9.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £29,100
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
889 887 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.95% 96.31% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 735 609 791
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Desktop Support
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 11 £25,000 -
Cheltenham +1 1 £24,000 -5.88% 1
Cirencester +1 1 £24,000 -20.00%
Desktop Support
South West

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 29 (85.29%) MS Office
3 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
4 19 (55.88%) MS Excel
4 19 (55.88%) Windows 7
5 11 (32.35%) Fat Client
5 11 (32.35%) Thin Client
5 11 (32.35%) Intel
6 3 (8.82%) Citrix
7 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
7 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Civica
7 2 (5.88%) SCCM
7 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.88%) Software Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Android
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.94%) Finance
8 1 (2.94%) Legal
8 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
8 1 (2.94%) LAN
8 1 (2.94%) WLAN
8 1 (2.94%) WAN

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (85.29%) MS Office
2 19 (55.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
1 1 (2.94%) WAN
1 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.94%) WLAN
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Fat Client
1 11 (32.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.88%) Android
3 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
1 2 (5.88%) Software Delivery
2 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) Intel
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) Civica
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago