The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
Desktop Support
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Highlands 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
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
15 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 93.75% 64.29% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 3
Average salary £50,852 £60,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.24% +140.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in the Highlands