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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank 94 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.26% 0.082% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.086% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £31,500 £19,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -44.28%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
1098 1169 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 96.65% 95.58% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 885 954 999
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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
Nottingham -1 3 £31,500 +61.53% 1
Desktop Support
East Midlands

Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (75.00%) DHCP
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
5 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (50.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 1 (12.50%) SAP
7 1 (12.50%) Avaya
7 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (12.50%) BCP
7 1 (12.50%) Dell
7 1 (12.50%) Citrix
7 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 1 (12.50%) Information Security
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) Wireless
7 1 (12.50%) Finance

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) BCP
1 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
1 1 (12.50%) Information Security
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (12.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
1 2 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago