The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Peterborough region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 44 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.68% 0.70% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £22,000 £20,125 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.31% -
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
290 281 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.98% 97.91% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 207 218 254
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £95,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Peterborough

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Peterborough region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (25.00%) Mozilla Thunderbird
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft