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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Desktop Support
Rank 609 597 639
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Support 12 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.042% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.045% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 6
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +23.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £28,200 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,593 £29,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-9.85% +9.25%
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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Docklands, London - 2 £34,000 -
Senior Desktop Support
England

Senior Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 14 (58.33%) Citrix
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
3 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) MS Office
3 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 9 (37.50%) ITIL
5 8 (33.33%) VB
5 8 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 8 (33.33%) SLA
5 8 (33.33%) Apple
5 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
6 7 (29.17%) VBScript
7 6 (25.00%) LDAP
7 6 (25.00%) SMTP
7 6 (25.00%) Internet
7 6 (25.00%) MSI
7 6 (25.00%) Application Packaging
7 6 (25.00%) XenApp
8 5 (20.83%) DHCP
8 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
9 3 (12.50%) DNS
9 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (12.50%) SQL
10 2 (8.33%) C#
10 2 (8.33%) PHP

Senior Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (8.33%) CMS
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Office
2 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) LDAP
1 6 (25.00%) SMTP
1 6 (25.00%) Internet
2 5 (20.83%) DHCP
2 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) IPv4
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
1 2 (8.33%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MSI
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (8.33%) iPhone
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.33%) Derivative
2 1 (4.17%) iPad
2 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) IVR
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) ISMS
2 2 (8.33%) Release Management
2 2 (8.33%) Web Development
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL V2
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) VB
2 7 (29.17%) VBScript
3 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) PHP
4 2 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) AppleScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) ACTC
2 2 (8.33%) ACSA
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) MCDST
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Citrix
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) Apple
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Altiris
5 1 (4.17%) Google
5 1 (4.17%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) BMC
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Amsys
Salary: Unspecified /negotiable dependent on skills and expertise
Posted: 10 days ago