The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 337 363 358
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 339 335 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.86% 0.75% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.78% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 306 305 359
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,700 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
Desktop 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
37731 42824 48215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.70% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32834 36221 40358
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
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in London

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in London

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram in London

Desktop Support
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +57 69 £33,000 -1.49% 6
Bromley +2 7 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Sidcup - 3 £28,000 -
Hackney - 2 £29,923 -
Croydon -11 1 £27,000 +8.00%
Southwark - 1 £27,000 -
Desktop Support
England

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 London region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 545 (80.98%) Windows
2 396 (58.84%) Active Directory
3 301 (44.73%) Microsoft
3 301 (44.73%) Windows 7
4 258 (38.34%) MS Office
5 176 (26.15%) Finance
6 146 (21.69%) Citrix
6 146 (21.69%) SCCM
7 138 (20.51%) ITIL
8 135 (20.06%) MS Excel
9 129 (19.17%) MS Exchange
10 126 (18.72%) Windows Server
11 118 (17.53%) VMware
12 109 (16.20%) Blackberry
13 93 (13.82%) Windows Server 2008
14 90 (13.37%) Android
14 90 (13.37%) Windows 10
15 89 (13.22%) Windows 8
16 88 (13.08%) Bloomberg
17 86 (12.78%) TCP/IP
17 86 (12.78%) Office 365
18 83 (12.33%) Cisco
19 73 (10.85%) Windows XP
20 69 (10.25%) Apple
21 63 (9.36%) VMware Infrastructure
22 62 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
23 59 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
24 58 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
24 58 (8.62%) iPhone
24 58 (8.62%) Legal

Desktop Support 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:

Application Platforms
1 129 (19.17%) MS Exchange
2 58 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (4.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 31 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 27 (4.01%) Skype for Business
6 25 (3.71%) SharePoint
7 23 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.74%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.30%) IIS
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 258 (38.34%) MS Office
2 135 (20.06%) MS Excel
3 28 (4.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.45%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.19%) Eikon
2 7 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.59%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.30%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 86 (12.78%) Office 365
2 6 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (0.59%) Dropbox
3 4 (0.59%) OneDrive
4 3 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.30%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.15%) SaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 86 (12.78%) TCP/IP
2 57 (8.47%) DHCP
3 54 (8.02%) DNS
4 48 (7.13%) LAN
5 37 (5.50%) WAN
6 36 (5.35%) Wireless
7 34 (5.05%) VPN
8 28 (4.16%) VoIP
9 27 (4.01%) Internet
10 22 (3.27%) SAN
11 21 (3.12%) Firewall
12 20 (2.97%) Skype
13 16 (2.38%) IP Telephony
14 14 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (1.93%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (1.63%) VLAN
17 7 (1.04%) WebEx
18 6 (0.89%) Remote Desktop
19 5 (0.74%) NAS
20 3 (0.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.59%) InstallShield
1 4 (0.59%) MSI
1 4 (0.59%) WinDbg
2 3 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 176 (26.15%) Finance
2 58 (8.62%) Banking
2 58 (8.62%) Legal
3 35 (5.20%) Law
4 18 (2.67%) Games
5 17 (2.53%) Financial Institution
5 17 (2.53%) Retail
6 15 (2.23%) Investment Banking
6 15 (2.23%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.93%) Back Office
8 11 (1.63%) Advertising
9 10 (1.49%) Marketing
10 6 (0.89%) Front Office
11 3 (0.45%) Publishing
12 1 (0.15%) French Language
12 1 (0.15%) iGaming
12 1 (0.15%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.34%) XMPP
2 7 (1.04%) HTML
2 7 (1.04%) XML
3 5 (0.74%) X-Windows
4 4 (0.59%) .NET
5 3 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (0.45%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.30%) LINQ to SQL
6 2 (0.30%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 109 (16.20%) Blackberry
2 62 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (8.62%) iPhone
4 40 (5.94%) Smartphone
4 40 (5.94%) Video Conferencing
5 33 (4.90%) Hedge funds
6 29 (4.31%) Fat Client
6 29 (4.31%) Thin Client
7 20 (2.97%) Management Information System
8 19 (2.82%) Client/Server
9 18 (2.67%) Computer Science
10 17 (2.53%) Driving Licence
11 13 (1.93%) iPad
12 12 (1.78%) HP StoreVirtual
13 6 (0.89%) Data Centre
13 6 (0.89%) Fintech
14 5 (0.74%) EPoS
14 5 (0.74%) User Experience
15 4 (0.59%) NHS
16 3 (0.45%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 545 (80.98%) Windows
2 301 (44.73%) Windows 7
3 126 (18.72%) Windows Server
4 93 (13.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 90 (13.37%) Android
5 90 (13.37%) Windows 10
6 89 (13.22%) Windows 8
7 73 (10.85%) Windows XP
8 59 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 46 (6.84%) Mac OS X
10 44 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 31 (4.61%) Apple iOS
12 25 (3.71%) Mac OS
13 18 (2.67%) Windows Vista
14 15 (2.23%) Linux
15 4 (0.59%) Unix
16 2 (0.30%) Debian
16 2 (0.30%) Solaris
16 2 (0.30%) SUSE
16 2 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (20.51%) ITIL
2 33 (4.90%) Asset Management
3 22 (3.27%) Mobile Device Management
4 21 (3.12%) Service Delivery
4 21 (3.12%) Service Management
5 20 (2.97%) Mentoring
6 18 (2.67%) ITSM
7 17 (2.53%) Patch Management
8 16 (2.38%) Data Protection
8 16 (2.38%) Problem Management
9 14 (2.08%) Project Management
10 13 (1.93%) Migration
11 12 (1.78%) Application Packaging
11 12 (1.78%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (1.78%) Investment Management
12 11 (1.63%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (1.63%) Software Distribution
13 10 (1.49%) Change Management
13 10 (1.49%) Document Management
14 9 (1.34%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 28 (4.16%) PowerShell
2 24 (3.57%) SQL
3 23 (3.42%) C
4 7 (1.04%) VBScript
5 6 (0.89%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.59%) Java
7 3 (0.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.15%) C++
8 1 (0.15%) PHP
8 1 (0.15%) Python
8 1 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (8.02%) Degree
2 46 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (4.16%) MCSE
4 25 (3.71%) MCP
5 18 (2.67%) CCNA
5 18 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (2.08%) MCSA
7 13 (1.93%) MCDST
8 12 (1.78%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (1.04%) MCITP
10 6 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.74%) MOS
12 4 (0.59%) A+ Certification
12 4 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.30%) DBS Check
15 1 (0.15%) ACSP
15 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
15 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.43%) SLA
2 4 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 396 (58.84%) Active Directory
2 63 (9.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (6.98%) XenApp
4 31 (4.61%) XenDesktop
5 13 (1.93%) Virtual Desktop
6 9 (1.34%) Terminal Services
6 9 (1.34%) vSphere
7 8 (1.19%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.74%) Firmware
10 4 (0.59%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.45%) XenServer
12 2 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 146 (21.69%) SCCM
2 29 (4.31%) WSUS
3 26 (3.86%) AirWatch
4 8 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (1.04%) Casper Suite
6 5 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (0.59%) Perfmon
7 4 (0.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (0.59%) XenMobile
8 3 (0.45%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.45%) SafeCom
8 3 (0.45%) Sysprep
9 2 (0.30%) Cacti
9 2 (0.30%) Nagios
9 2 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.30%) ThinApp
10 1 (0.15%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.15%) SCSM
Vendors
1 301 (44.73%) Microsoft
2 146 (21.69%) Citrix
3 118 (17.53%) VMware
4 88 (13.08%) Bloomberg
5 83 (12.33%) Cisco
6 69 (10.25%) Apple
7 41 (6.09%) HP
8 39 (5.79%) Symantec
9 38 (5.65%) Reuters
10 28 (4.16%) LANDesk
11 22 (3.27%) Dell
12 20 (2.97%) Fidessa
13 19 (2.82%) Avaya
14 18 (2.67%) Mitel
15 16 (2.38%) Polycom
16 15 (2.23%) Altiris
16 15 (2.23%) iManage
17 14 (2.08%) Adobe
18 12 (1.78%) Intel Security
19 8 (1.19%) FactSet
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