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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 42 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.91% 0.30% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.31% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Median salary £25,000 £22,000 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £25,250 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-2.88% +4.00%
Desktop Support
Cambridgeshire

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
325 321 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.19% 97.87% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 255 228 261
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £26,085 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Peterborough region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) GFI Software
4 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) VB
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) GFI Software
1 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Sophos
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec