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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank 92 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.097% - 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £26,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
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
996 918 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.89% 95.13% 93.82%
Number of salaries quoted 790 782 803
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Avaya
5 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) BCP
5 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) BCP
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya