The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Desktop Support
Rank 863 949 954
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Support 18 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.023% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.024% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 31
Median salary £36,658 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.73% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £30,955 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -1.73%

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
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Senior Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Support
Salary Trend

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

Senior Desktop Support Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Support over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior Desktop Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Desktop Support
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Support within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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
England +64 17 £37,500 +7.14% 2
London +37 16 £37,500 -6.25% 2
City of London +25 9 £37,500 -11.76%
West Midlands +3 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Solihull - 1 £30,000 -

Senior Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Senior 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 featuring Senior Desktop Support in the job title.

1 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 30 (71.43%) Citrix
3 27 (64.29%) Finance
4 16 (38.10%) Windows 7
5 15 (35.71%) MS Office
6 13 (30.95%) ITIL
7 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
10 8 (19.05%) Service Management
10 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
10 8 (19.05%) XenApp
11 7 (16.67%) HP
11 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
12 6 (14.29%) IBM
12 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 6 (14.29%) Back Office
12 6 (14.29%) Publishing
12 6 (14.29%) Mac OS X
12 6 (14.29%) Online Betting
12 6 (14.29%) SCCM
12 6 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
12 6 (14.29%) XenServer
12 6 (14.29%) XenDesktop
12 6 (14.29%) NetScaler
12 6 (14.29%) Coaching
13 5 (11.90%) Office 365

Senior Desktop Support 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 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (35.71%) MS Office
2 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) NetScaler
1 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 3 (7.14%) VPN
2 3 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (2.38%) Intranet
3 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) VLAN
3 1 (2.38%) VoIP
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MSI
General
1 27 (64.29%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Back Office
2 6 (14.29%) Online Betting
2 6 (14.29%) Publishing
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 3 (7.14%) User Experience
2 2 (4.76%) EPoS
2 2 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.76%) Hedge funds
2 2 (4.76%) iPhone
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (4.76%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.38%) AS400
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.38%) iPad
3 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Windows 7
3 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
6 6 (14.29%) Mac OS X
7 5 (11.90%) Windows 8
8 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (4.76%) Linux
9 2 (4.76%) Unix
10 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) Service Management
3 6 (14.29%) Coaching
3 6 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (11.90%) Investment Management
4 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.52%) Fund Management
6 3 (7.14%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.76%) Change Management
8 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
8 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.38%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 1 (2.38%) Global Marketing
8 1 (2.38%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
1 1 (2.38%) MCSA
1 1 (2.38%) MCSE
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.38%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) XenApp
3 6 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 6 (14.29%) XenServer
4 3 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) SCCM
2 3 (7.14%) ZENworks
3 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Citrix
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.67%) HP
4 6 (14.29%) IBM
5 5 (11.90%) Sage
6 4 (9.52%) VMware
7 2 (4.76%) Bloomberg
7 2 (4.76%) Dell
7 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.38%) Apple
8 1 (2.38%) AppSense
8 1 (2.38%) Avaya
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco
8 1 (2.38%) FactSet
8 1 (2.38%) iManage
8 1 (2.38%) Juniper
8 1 (2.38%) Mitel
8 1 (2.38%) Polycom
8 1 (2.38%) Reuters
8 1 (2.38%) Sybase
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago