The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Desktop Support Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Administrator
Rank 907 954 986
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Administrator 2 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.010% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.011% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 25
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London median salary - £30,000 £19,000
% change year-on-year
- +57.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95982 104272 114131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80766 85499 93521
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Desktop Support Administrator in the job title.

Desktop Support Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Desktop Support Administrator
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support Administrator within the UK.

Desktop Support Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Desktop Support Administrator
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +36 2 £30,000 +9.09%
England +14 2 £30,000 +9.09%
Canary Wharf - 2 £30,000 -

Desktop Support Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Desktop Support Administrator 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 featuring Desktop Support Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Advertising
4 3 (50.00%) Handset
4 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (50.00%) Adobe
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (50.00%) Apple
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) Android
4 3 (50.00%) iPhone
4 3 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X Server
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel

Desktop Support Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Intranet
General
1 3 (50.00%) Advertising
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (50.00%) Handset
1 3 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Web Design
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) VMware