The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support Administrator 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
Desktop Support Administrator
Rank 632 605 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Administrator 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.002% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £28,500 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 - £25,500
Desktop Support Administrator
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%

Desktop Support Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Desktop Support Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Desktop Support Administrator
Salary Trend in London

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

Desktop Support Administrator Salary Trend in London

Desktop Support Administrator
Top 22 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Desktop Support Administrator 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 Desktop Support Administrator in their job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) Advertising
3 4 (40.00%) Sophos
4 3 (30.00%) MCP
5 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) MCSE
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (10.00%) SCCM
6 1 (10.00%) SSL
6 1 (10.00%) Symantec
6 1 (10.00%) McAfee
6 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Desktop Support Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Desktop Support Administrator 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 Desktop Support Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
General
1 5 (50.00%) Advertising
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCP
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Sophos
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee