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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Desktop Support
Rank 907 956 963
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Support 25 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.020% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.021% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 26
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £43,400 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £27,186
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +28.74%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 June 2016 within the UK.

Senior Desktop Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Desktop Support
Top 10 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 29 June 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 +52 25 £39,000 +4.00% 2
London +23 16 £39,000 +0.64% 2
South East +39 8 £45,000 +20.00%
West Sussex -3 6 £45,750 +14.37%
Crawley -13 6 £45,750 +14.37%
City of London +59 5 £37,500 -12.79% 1
Surrey - 2 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £32,500 -
Leicester - 1 £32,500 -

Senior Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 50 (94.34%) Windows
2 34 (64.15%) Active Directory
3 32 (60.38%) Windows 7
4 27 (50.94%) SCCM
5 26 (49.06%) Citrix
5 26 (49.06%) Windows Server
6 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
7 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (33.96%) MS Office
9 17 (32.08%) VMware
10 16 (30.19%) XenApp
11 15 (28.30%) Windows 8
11 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (26.42%) ITIL
12 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
12 14 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (26.42%) XenDesktop
13 13 (24.53%) Cisco
14 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
14 11 (20.75%) Windows 10
15 10 (18.87%) LAN
15 10 (18.87%) WAN
15 10 (18.87%) DHCP
15 10 (18.87%) DNS
16 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
16 9 (16.98%) Finance
17 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
18 7 (13.21%) Publishing
18 7 (13.21%) Fat Client
18 7 (13.21%) MS PowerPoint

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 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (33.96%) MS Office
2 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
3 7 (13.21%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) DHCP
1 10 (18.87%) DNS
1 10 (18.87%) LAN
1 10 (18.87%) WAN
2 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
3 7 (13.21%) VoIP
4 6 (11.32%) NetScaler
5 4 (7.55%) Wireless
6 3 (5.66%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.77%) SAN
8 1 (1.89%) FTP
8 1 (1.89%) Internet
8 1 (1.89%) Intranet
8 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.89%) VPN
8 1 (1.89%) WebEx
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Publishing
3 6 (11.32%) Back Office
3 6 (11.32%) Online Betting
4 3 (5.66%) Marketing
5 2 (3.77%) Legal
6 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) ODBC
1 1 (1.89%) Web Services
1 1 (1.89%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Fat Client
2 7 (13.21%) Thin Client
3 6 (11.32%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.55%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.77%) Social Media
7 1 (1.89%) AS400
7 1 (1.89%) EPoS
7 1 (1.89%) NHS
7 1 (1.89%) User Experience
7 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (94.34%) Windows
2 32 (60.38%) Windows 7
3 26 (49.06%) Windows Server
4 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (28.30%) Windows 8
5 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (20.75%) Windows 10
7 5 (9.43%) Windows XP
8 4 (7.55%) Linux
8 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.66%) Android
10 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.89%) SUSE
11 1 (1.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Project Planning
3 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
3 6 (11.32%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (9.43%) Migration
5 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.55%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.66%) Application Packaging
6 3 (5.66%) Data Protection
6 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.66%) Service Management
7 2 (3.77%) Analytics
7 2 (3.77%) Document Management
7 2 (3.77%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.77%) Workflow
8 1 (1.89%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (1.89%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.89%) People Management
8 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.66%) MCSA
2 3 (5.66%) MCSE
3 2 (3.77%) CCNA
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.77%) MCITP
4 1 (1.89%) MOS
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (64.15%) Active Directory
2 16 (30.19%) XenApp
3 14 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (26.42%) XenDesktop
4 6 (11.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (11.32%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (11.32%) XenServer
5 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (50.94%) SCCM
2 3 (5.66%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Citrix
2 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
3 17 (32.08%) VMware
4 13 (24.53%) Cisco
5 7 (13.21%) HP
6 6 (11.32%) IBM
7 5 (9.43%) Apple
8 2 (3.77%) Avaya
8 2 (3.77%) Dell
8 2 (3.77%) Google
8 2 (3.77%) iManage
8 2 (3.77%) Symantec
9 1 (1.89%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.89%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.89%) Mitel
9 1 (1.89%) Polycom
9 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.89%) Sybase
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