The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxford region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 72 77 89
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.32% 0.79% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.82% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Median salary £28,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Desktop Support
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
602 729 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.63% 96.30% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 560 599 769
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region that featured Desktop Support in the job title.

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Oxford

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Desktop Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) Sophos
3 2 (50.00%) MCDST
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Network Management
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) Dell Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCDST
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Dell Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Sophos
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy