The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Desktop Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Specialist
Rank 630 675 678
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Specialist 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.003% 0.007% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.007% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £31,000 £36,750 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.64% +7.29%
UK excluding London median salary - £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Desktop Support Specialist
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
37738 42630 46106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.64% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32787 36087 38693
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Desktop Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Desktop Support Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Desktop Support Specialist Salary Trend in London

Desktop Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Desktop Support Specialist 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 London region featuring Desktop Support Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Apple
4 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

Desktop Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft