The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support
Rank - - 36
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans - - 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £25,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Desktop Support
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans 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
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
203 157 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.54% 97.52% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 185 155 84
Average salary £52,500 £48,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in St Albans

Desktop Support
Top 7 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware