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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Desktop Support
UK
Rank 831 902 920
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Support 14 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.025% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.026% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 25
Median salary £37,500 £32,909 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.95% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £27,900 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £41,450 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,909 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.83% +1.25%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 14 £37,500 +13.95% 1
London +57 13 £37,500 +10.29% 1
City of London +23 7 £37,500 -3.84% 1
West Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
Solihull - 1 £30,000 -

Senior Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
3 23 (74.19%) Citrix
3 23 (74.19%) Finance
4 13 (41.94%) MS Office
4 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
5 11 (35.48%) ITIL
6 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
6 9 (29.03%) Service Management
7 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
7 8 (25.81%) Windows 10
8 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
8 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
9 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
9 6 (19.35%) XenApp
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (16.13%) Investment Management
10 5 (16.13%) Coaching
10 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
10 5 (16.13%) Sage
11 4 (12.90%) VMware
11 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
11 4 (12.90%) Office 365
11 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
11 4 (12.90%) Fund Management
12 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (9.68%) XenServer
12 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
12 3 (9.68%) Online Betting
12 3 (9.68%) SCCM

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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Office
2 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) Internet
2 3 (9.68%) NetScaler
2 3 (9.68%) VPN
2 3 (9.68%) Wireless
3 1 (3.23%) VLAN
3 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MSI
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 23 (74.19%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Back Office
2 3 (9.68%) Online Betting
2 3 (9.68%) Publishing
3 2 (6.45%) Advertising
3 2 (6.45%) Law
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
3 8 (25.81%) Windows 10
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
7 3 (9.68%) Mac OS X
8 2 (6.45%) Linux
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.23%) Unix
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Service Management
3 5 (16.13%) Coaching
3 5 (16.13%) Investment Management
4 4 (12.90%) Fund Management
4 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.68%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Application Packaging
6 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) Server Building
7 1 (3.23%) Time Management
7 1 (3.23%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) XenApp
3 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
3 3 (9.68%) XenServer
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
1 3 (9.68%) ZENworks
2 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Citrix
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Sage
4 4 (12.90%) VMware
5 3 (9.68%) Bloomberg
5 3 (9.68%) HP
5 3 (9.68%) IBM
6 2 (6.45%) AppSense
6 2 (6.45%) iManage
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) FactSet
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) Mitel
7 1 (3.23%) Reuters
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