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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
England / London
Rank 383 347 306
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 209 314 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.78% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.81% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 183 269 341
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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
32082 38631 39070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.18% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27225 33269 33192
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +4 35 £37,000 +2.77% 7
Bromley -18 3 £24,000 +9.09%
Twickenham - 1 £24,000 - 1
Westminster - 1 £30,000 -
Clapham - 1 £30,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £42,000 -
Desktop Support
England

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 381 (84.86%) Windows
2 296 (65.92%) Active Directory
3 223 (49.67%) Microsoft
4 193 (42.98%) Windows 7
5 178 (39.64%) MS Office
6 126 (28.06%) MS Excel
6 126 (28.06%) Citrix
7 121 (26.95%) Finance
8 119 (26.50%) ITIL
9 98 (21.83%) Windows 10
10 94 (20.94%) MS Exchange
11 91 (20.27%) Windows Server
12 90 (20.04%) Office 365
13 83 (18.49%) SCCM
14 75 (16.70%) Bloomberg
15 68 (15.14%) Reuters
16 64 (14.25%) Microsoft Certification
16 64 (14.25%) VMware
16 64 (14.25%) Windows Server 2008
17 61 (13.59%) Windows Server 2012
18 60 (13.36%) TCP/IP
19 56 (12.47%) Banking
20 55 (12.25%) Apple
21 54 (12.03%) Mac OS X
22 49 (10.91%) PowerShell
23 48 (10.69%) Windows 8
24 42 (9.35%) LAN
25 41 (9.13%) Investment Management
26 39 (8.69%) MCSE
26 39 (8.69%) Android

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 94 (20.94%) MS Exchange
2 34 (7.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (4.23%) Skype for Business
5 18 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (3.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 13 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (2.90%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.89%) IIS
9 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.45%) Apache
10 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 178 (39.64%) MS Office
2 126 (28.06%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.34%) Mozilla Thunderbird
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (1.56%) Eikon
2 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.45%) Summit
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 90 (20.04%) Office 365
2 10 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.89%) G Suite
4 3 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 3 (0.67%) Yammer
5 2 (0.45%) Dropbox
5 2 (0.45%) SaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 60 (13.36%) TCP/IP
2 42 (9.35%) LAN
3 38 (8.46%) DNS
4 37 (8.24%) DHCP
5 32 (7.13%) WAN
6 26 (5.79%) VPN
7 25 (5.57%) Internet
8 21 (4.68%) VoIP
9 20 (4.45%) Firewall
9 20 (4.45%) Wireless
10 14 (3.12%) Skype
11 13 (2.90%) IP Telephony
12 10 (2.23%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (2.00%) SAN
14 6 (1.34%) Network Security
15 5 (1.11%) Intranet
16 4 (0.89%) PBX
16 4 (0.89%) SMTP
16 4 (0.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.46%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (2.00%) MSI
2 2 (0.45%) FrontPage
3 1 (0.22%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.22%) JIRA
General
1 121 (26.95%) Finance
2 56 (12.47%) Banking
3 30 (6.68%) Law
4 29 (6.46%) Legal
5 16 (3.56%) Advertising
6 12 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.23%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.23%) Retail
8 7 (1.56%) Marketing
9 5 (1.11%) Back Office
10 4 (0.89%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.89%) Publishing
11 3 (0.67%) Front Office
12 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.45%) Local Government
13 1 (0.22%) Games
13 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.89%) LINQ
2 3 (0.67%) HTML
3 2 (0.45%) Software Packaging
3 2 (0.45%) XML
3 2 (0.45%) XMPP
3 2 (0.45%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.69%) Hedge funds
2 33 (7.35%) Blackberry
3 27 (6.01%) Smartphone
4 25 (5.57%) iPhone
5 22 (4.90%) Video Conferencing
6 17 (3.79%) User Experience
7 16 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (3.12%) iPad
9 12 (2.67%) Fat Client
9 12 (2.67%) Thin Client
10 10 (2.23%) Computer Science
10 10 (2.23%) Management Information System
11 9 (2.00%) BYOD
12 8 (1.78%) Fintech
13 7 (1.56%) Driving Licence
14 5 (1.11%) Mobile Computing
15 4 (0.89%) Mathematics
15 4 (0.89%) Wiki
16 3 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 2 (0.45%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 381 (84.86%) Windows
2 193 (42.98%) Windows 7
3 98 (21.83%) Windows 10
4 91 (20.27%) Windows Server
5 64 (14.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (13.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 54 (12.03%) Mac OS X
8 48 (10.69%) Windows 8
9 39 (8.69%) Android
10 36 (8.02%) Linux
11 32 (7.13%) Windows XP
12 25 (5.57%) Apple iOS
13 21 (4.68%) Mac OS
14 11 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (2.23%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.89%) Unix
17 3 (0.67%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (26.50%) ITIL
2 41 (9.13%) Investment Management
3 38 (8.46%) Service Management
4 26 (5.79%) Asset Management
5 19 (4.23%) ITIL V3
6 17 (3.79%) Fund Management
6 17 (3.79%) Incident Management
7 16 (3.56%) CRM
7 16 (3.56%) Problem Management
8 14 (3.12%) Service Delivery
9 11 (2.45%) Application Packaging
9 11 (2.45%) Change Management
9 11 (2.45%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (2.45%) Software Deployment
10 10 (2.23%) Time Management
11 9 (2.00%) Migration
12 8 (1.78%) Mentoring
13 7 (1.56%) Document Management
13 7 (1.56%) Trend Analysis
14 6 (1.34%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 49 (10.91%) PowerShell
2 22 (4.90%) SQL
3 9 (2.00%) VBA
4 7 (1.56%) C
5 3 (0.67%) Perl
6 2 (0.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.22%) C#
7 1 (0.22%) Google Apps Script
7 1 (0.22%) Java
7 1 (0.22%) PHP
7 1 (0.22%) Python
7 1 (0.22%) VB
7 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 64 (14.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (8.69%) MCSE
3 34 (7.57%) MCP
4 28 (6.24%) Degree
5 14 (3.12%) MCITP
6 13 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (2.67%) MCSA
8 9 (2.00%) A+ Certification
8 9 (2.00%) MCDST
9 6 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.11%) MOS
11 4 (0.89%) CCNA
11 4 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.67%) MCTS
13 2 (0.45%) Network+ Certification
14 1 (0.22%) CISSP
14 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.22%) PMP
14 1 (0.22%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.57%) SLA
2 4 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.67%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 296 (65.92%) Active Directory
2 38 (8.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (8.24%) XenApp
4 23 (5.12%) XenDesktop
5 16 (3.56%) Hyper-V
6 12 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (2.67%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (1.11%) vSphere
8 4 (0.89%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.89%) Xen
9 3 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 83 (18.49%) SCCM
2 9 (2.00%) WSUS
3 6 (1.34%) AirWatch
4 5 (1.11%) Casper Suite
4 5 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (1.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.67%) ZENworks
7 2 (0.45%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.45%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.22%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.22%) SCOM
8 1 (0.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 223 (49.67%) Microsoft
2 126 (28.06%) Citrix
3 75 (16.70%) Bloomberg
4 68 (15.14%) Reuters
5 64 (14.25%) VMware
6 55 (12.25%) Apple
7 35 (7.80%) Cisco
8 19 (4.23%) FactSet
9 13 (2.90%) HP
10 12 (2.67%) Avaya
11 9 (2.00%) Google
11 9 (2.00%) Sage
12 8 (1.78%) Dell
12 8 (1.78%) Polycom
13 7 (1.56%) Adobe
14 6 (1.34%) Intel Security
14 6 (1.34%) Mitel
14 6 (1.34%) ServiceNow
15 5 (1.11%) SonicWALL
15 5 (1.11%) Symantec
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