The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Desktop 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 Senior Desktop Support in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Desktop Support
Rank 611 653 602
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Support 25 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.027% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.029% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 18
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +11.66%
Senior 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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Desktop Support
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Desktop Support Salary Trend in London

Senior Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Support across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Senior Desktop Support Salary Histogram in London

Senior Desktop 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 Senior Desktop Support within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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 +32 7 £43,000 +30.30% 2
Senior Desktop Support
England

Senior Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Desktop 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 Senior Desktop Support in their job title.

1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
4 15 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
6 11 (31.43%) Finance
7 10 (28.57%) MS Office
7 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
8 9 (25.71%) MCSE
8 9 (25.71%) Citrix
9 8 (22.86%) VMware
9 8 (22.86%) HP
9 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
9 8 (22.86%) Hedge funds
9 8 (22.86%) Degree
10 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
10 7 (20.00%) Dell
10 7 (20.00%) MCSA
10 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 7 (20.00%) ITIL
11 6 (17.14%) DHCP
11 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (17.14%) CCNA
11 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (14.29%) Investment Management
12 5 (14.29%) Xen
12 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
12 5 (14.29%) XenApp
12 5 (14.29%) MCITP

Senior Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Desktop 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 Senior Desktop Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Office
2 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) DHCP
2 5 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.71%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) VoIP
4 2 (5.71%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) WLAN
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.86%) VLAN
5 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Games
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) French Language
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
1 8 (22.86%) Hedge funds
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.71%) Online Games
3 2 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.71%) iPhone
4 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.57%) Android
7 2 (5.71%) Linux
7 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.86%) VMS
8 1 (2.86%) CentOS
8 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 7 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (14.29%) Change Management
3 5 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 5 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 4 (11.43%) Network Design
4 4 (11.43%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) Software Deployment
5 3 (8.57%) IT Governance
6 2 (5.71%) ITSM
7 1 (2.86%) EAM
7 1 (2.86%) Fund Management
7 1 (2.86%) Wealth Management
7 1 (2.86%) Matrix Management
7 1 (2.86%) Line Management
7 1 (2.86%) Coaching
7 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (25.71%) MCSE
3 8 (22.86%) Degree
4 7 (20.00%) MCSA
5 6 (17.14%) CCNA
5 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (14.29%) MCITP
7 1 (2.86%) MCP
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.86%) MCTS
7 1 (2.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.29%) XenApp
3 5 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.86%) Casper Suite
2 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) Citrix
3 8 (22.86%) HP
3 8 (22.86%) VMware
4 7 (20.00%) Dell
5 5 (14.29%) Wyse
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco
7 3 (8.57%) Remedy
8 2 (5.71%) Apple
8 2 (5.71%) IBM
9 1 (2.86%) Sun
9 1 (2.86%) Juniper
9 1 (2.86%) Lotus
9 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.86%) Google
9 1 (2.86%) Infor
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