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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Desktop Support
Rank 638 583 630
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Support 13 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.041% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.043% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 3
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +59.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £25,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £31,100
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £30,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44913 41478 48583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.45% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37724 34642 42277
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
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 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 30 July 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 30 July 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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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 -
City of London -20 1 £33,000 +1.53%
Wimbledon - 1 £32,000 -
Senior Desktop Support
England

Senior Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
3 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
4 14 (48.28%) Finance
4 14 (48.28%) Citrix
5 12 (41.38%) MS Office
5 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
6 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
7 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
8 9 (31.03%) ITIL
8 9 (31.03%) Windows XP
9 8 (27.59%) SLA
9 8 (27.59%) VB
9 8 (27.59%) Apple
9 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (24.14%) VBScript
10 7 (24.14%) LDAP
11 6 (20.69%) SMTP
11 6 (20.69%) MSI
11 6 (20.69%) Internet
11 6 (20.69%) Application Packaging
11 6 (20.69%) XenApp
12 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
12 5 (17.24%) DHCP
12 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
12 5 (17.24%) DNS
13 4 (13.79%) SQL
13 4 (13.79%) C#
13 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure

Senior Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Office
2 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
3 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Google Apps
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) LDAP
2 6 (20.69%) SMTP
2 6 (20.69%) Internet
3 5 (17.24%) DHCP
3 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
3 5 (17.24%) DNS
4 2 (6.90%) VPN
4 2 (6.90%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (3.45%) IPv4
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MSI
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.45%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.90%) Thin Client
2 2 (6.90%) Derivative
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.90%) iPhone
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.45%) IVR
3 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
3 9 (31.03%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
5 2 (6.90%) Android
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 2 (6.90%) Project Management
2 2 (6.90%) Change Management
2 2 (6.90%) Release Management
2 2 (6.90%) ISMS
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL V2
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Management
3 1 (3.45%) Time Management
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (3.45%) Workflow
3 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) VB
2 7 (24.14%) VBScript
3 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) MCDST
3 1 (3.45%) MCITP
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) XenApp
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 14 (48.28%) Citrix
3 8 (27.59%) Apple
4 3 (10.34%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) Reuters
5 2 (6.90%) Bloomberg
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Altiris
6 1 (3.45%) Google
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) CQG
6 1 (3.45%) Toshiba
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec
6 1 (3.45%) Remedy
6 1 (3.45%) BMC