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 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 122 132 135
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 10 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.50% 0.34% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.34% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 7
Median salary £26,000 £30,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.44% +36.66%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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
1960 2033 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.03% 97.79% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1733 1601
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
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 January 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 +14 5 £25,500 -1.92%
Stevenage - 4 £26,000 -
Watford +4 1 £26,500 -22.05%
Desktop Support
East of England

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 (77.27%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (40.91%) Windows 8
4 9 (40.91%) MS Office
5 8 (36.36%) LAN
5 8 (36.36%) WAN
5 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 8 (36.36%) Office 365
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (31.82%) Service Management
6 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (27.27%) SLA
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco
7 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
8 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
9 4 (18.18%) DNS
9 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
10 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
10 3 (13.64%) SCCM
10 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 3 (13.64%) Symantec
10 3 (13.64%) ZENworks
10 3 (13.64%) Novell
11 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery

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 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) LAN
1 8 (36.36%) WAN
2 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
3 4 (18.18%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 9 (40.91%) Windows 8
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Service Management
3 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) ITSM
6 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (4.55%) People Management
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
1 3 (13.64%) ZENworks
2 1 (4.55%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (13.64%) Novell
4 3 (13.64%) Symantec
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) AppSense
Hertfordshire
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