The table below looks at the statistics for the Deskside Support role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Deskside Support in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Deskside Support
Rank 612 601 645
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Deskside Support 22 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.011% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.012% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 2
Average salary £29,500 £35,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.90% -0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,650 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £38,000 £40,350
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £24,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.12%
Deskside Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Deskside Support
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Deskside Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

Deskside Support
Salary Trend in London

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

Deskside Support Salary Trend in London

Deskside Support
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Deskside Support across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Deskside Support Salary Histogram in London

Deskside Support
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Deskside Support within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 4 £28,000 -26.31% 2
Docklands, London - 3 £29,500 -
Deskside Support
England

Deskside Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Deskside Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Deskside Support in their job title.

1 21 (70.00%) ITIL
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
4 16 (53.33%) MS Office
5 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
6 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (23.33%) Banking
7 7 (23.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (23.33%) ITIL V2
7 7 (23.33%) ISMS
7 7 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (20.00%) Dell
8 6 (20.00%) Law
9 5 (16.67%) SLA
9 5 (16.67%) SCCM
10 4 (13.33%) Degree
10 4 (13.33%) Citrix
10 4 (13.33%) HP
10 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
10 4 (13.33%) MCSE
10 4 (13.33%) VPN
11 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
11 3 (10.00%) CAD
11 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (10.00%) Altiris
11 3 (10.00%) Finance
11 3 (10.00%) Service Management

Deskside Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Deskside Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Deskside Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (6.67%) LiveLink
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.67%) Lync
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) WorkSite
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
2 16 (53.33%) MS Office
3 7 (23.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) VPN
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) SMS
3 1 (3.33%) VoIP
General
1 7 (23.33%) Banking
2 6 (20.00%) Law
3 3 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) COM
1 2 (6.67%) Application Packaging
1 2 (6.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.67%) PDA
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Vista
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
4 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) ISMS
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL V2
3 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.00%) CAD
3 3 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) Practice Management
4 2 (6.67%) Document Management
4 2 (6.67%) CRM
4 2 (6.67%) QMS
5 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.33%) Release Management
5 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.33%) Software Distribution
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) MCSE
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 2 (6.67%) A+ Certification
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Dell
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
3 4 (13.33%) HP
4 3 (10.00%) Altiris
5 2 (6.67%) Tandberg
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) Adobe
6 1 (3.33%) Interwoven
6 1 (3.33%) Apple
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