The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support
Rank 92 110 90
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.36% 0.083% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.084% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £21,250 £20,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Desktop Support
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1069 1189 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 95.87% 98.26% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 850 942 785
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Desktop Support
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
Nottingham +12 4 £21,250 +6.25%
Desktop Support
East Midlands

Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) CCNA
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) MCSE
5 3 (30.00%) SLA
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (20.00%) MCTS
6 2 (20.00%) MCITP
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (10.00%) MS Office
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) MCSA
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (10.00%) LAN
7 1 (10.00%) WAN

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Lync
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (10.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MCTS
3 2 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Apple