The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 124 129 141
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 11 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.54% 0.85% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.87% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 9
Median salary £26,000 £31,500 £26,980
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.46% +16.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,950 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £32,500
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1953 2184 1979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.73% 97.37% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1645 1839 1590
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Desktop Support
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 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
Hemel Hempstead +3 4 £25,500 -19.04%
Watford -1 3 £26,000 -25.71% 1
Stevenage - 3 £26,000 -
Desktop Support
East of England

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (65.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 9 (45.00%) LAN
4 9 (45.00%) WAN
4 9 (45.00%) VMware
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (35.00%) MS Office
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL
7 6 (30.00%) Cisco
8 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 5 (25.00%) Office 365
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (20.00%) DNS
9 4 (20.00%) Citrix
9 4 (20.00%) Service Management
10 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (15.00%) Novell
10 3 (15.00%) Symantec
10 3 (15.00%) ZENworks
10 3 (15.00%) SLA
10 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
10 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
10 3 (15.00%) SCCM

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) LAN
1 9 (45.00%) WAN
2 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall
5 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Handset
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.00%) Data Encryption
5 1 (5.00%) Data Security
5 1 (5.00%) ITSM
5 1 (5.00%) People Management
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
1 3 (15.00%) ZENworks
2 1 (5.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) Novell
5 3 (15.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) Adobe
6 1 (5.00%) AppSense
Watford, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + on going training + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago