The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 88 81 99
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 1 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.11% 1.06% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 1.09% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 2
Average salary £22,000 £27,500 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +41.02%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
Desktop Support
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
915 1010 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 97.44% 97.58% 98.76%
Number of salaries quoted 669 791 830
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Nottingham

Desktop Support
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham region that cited 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 Desktop Support in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) COM
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham region that cited 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 Desktop Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Security
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft