The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Desktop Support
Rank 644 611 634
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Support 16 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.011% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.012% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 9
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £40,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,114 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +20.37%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46874 43055 52359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.73% 93.92% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38720 36351 45400
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Senior Desktop Support
England

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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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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
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Vacancies
City of London -7 5 £37,500 +33.92%
Docklands, London - 1 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Desktop Support
England

Senior Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 32 (96.97%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
4 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
5 14 (42.42%) Apple
5 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (42.42%) VMware
6 13 (39.39%) ITIL
6 13 (39.39%) MS Office
7 11 (33.33%) Windows XP
8 9 (27.27%) Web Services
8 9 (27.27%) Mac OS X
8 9 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
9 8 (24.24%) Google Apps
9 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (24.24%) Google
9 8 (24.24%) Back Office
9 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
9 8 (24.24%) Linux
9 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
10 7 (21.21%) Citrix
10 7 (21.21%) Blackberry
10 7 (21.21%) Degree
10 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
11 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
11 6 (18.18%) LDAP
12 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP

Senior Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.06%) Lync
5 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Office
2 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (24.24%) Google Apps
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) LDAP
2 5 (15.15%) SMTP
2 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.12%) DHCP
3 4 (12.12%) DNS
4 3 (9.09%) SAN
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.06%) VPN
6 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (3.03%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Back Office
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) Rendezvous
2 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.03%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (21.21%) Blackberry
3 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.12%) iPhone
5 3 (9.09%) iPad
5 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 3 (9.09%) Robotics
6 2 (6.06%) Derivative
6 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
7 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
7 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
7 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (96.97%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 11 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 9 (27.27%) Mac OS X
5 8 (24.24%) Linux
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.03%) Android
8 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Investment Management
3 2 (6.06%) Project Management
3 2 (6.06%) Change Management
3 2 (6.06%) Release Management
4 1 (3.03%) Workflow
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.12%) C#
3 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) VBScript
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.09%) A+ Certification
4 2 (6.06%) MCP
5 1 (3.03%) MCSE
5 1 (3.03%) MCSA
5 1 (3.03%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.03%) MCDST
5 1 (3.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
2 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 14 (42.42%) Apple
2 14 (42.42%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) Google
4 7 (21.21%) Citrix
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco
6 3 (9.09%) McAfee
6 3 (9.09%) Avaya
6 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 3 (9.09%) Bloomberg
7 2 (6.06%) Reuters
8 1 (3.03%) Remedy
8 1 (3.03%) HP
8 1 (3.03%) CQG
8 1 (3.03%) Toshiba
8 1 (3.03%) Altiris
8 1 (3.03%) LANDesk