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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Desktop Support
Rank 886 921 951
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Support 21 46 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.042% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.044% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 21 42 22
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,650 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £44,150
UK excluding London median salary £32,250 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.14% +13.33%

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
91484 105195 110265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76513 87677 89230
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 September 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 September 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 +41 21 £37,500 +7.14% 2
London +22 11 £47,500 +18.75% 1
City of London +48 6 £37,500 -11.76%
South East +55 5 £45,000 +25.87% 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £32,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £32,000 -
Leeds - 5 £32,000 -
Crawley - 4 £45,500 -
West Sussex - 4 £45,500 -
Kent +15 1 £32,500 -9.09%

Senior Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 35 (76.09%) Citrix
3 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
4 23 (50.00%) Finance
5 19 (41.30%) Windows 7
5 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
6 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (34.78%) XenApp
8 15 (32.61%) SCCM
9 13 (28.26%) MS Office
9 13 (28.26%) XenDesktop
10 11 (23.91%) ITIL
10 11 (23.91%) HP
10 11 (23.91%) Publishing
11 10 (21.74%) Back Office
11 10 (21.74%) IBM
11 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
11 10 (21.74%) Strategic Planning
11 10 (21.74%) Online Betting
11 10 (21.74%) XenServer
11 10 (21.74%) NetScaler
12 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
12 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
13 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
13 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (13.04%) Windows 10
14 6 (13.04%) Virtual Desktop
14 6 (13.04%) Fat Client
14 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
14 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP

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 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Office
2 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.35%) Google Apps
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) NetScaler
2 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.87%) DHCP
3 5 (10.87%) DNS
4 4 (8.70%) LAN
4 4 (8.70%) WAN
5 3 (6.52%) VoIP
5 3 (6.52%) VPN
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.35%) Internet
7 1 (2.17%) FTP
7 1 (2.17%) Intranet
7 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.17%) VLAN
7 1 (2.17%) Wireless
General
1 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Publishing
3 10 (21.74%) Back Office
3 10 (21.74%) Online Betting
4 3 (6.52%) Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) Banking
5 2 (4.35%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Fat Client
1 6 (13.04%) Thin Client
2 4 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) EPoS
3 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (4.35%) Social Media
4 1 (2.17%) AS400
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.17%) iPhone
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Windows 7
2 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
3 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.04%) Windows 10
6 5 (10.87%) Windows 8
7 4 (8.70%) Linux
8 3 (6.52%) Mac OS X
9 2 (4.35%) Unix
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Strategic Planning
3 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.87%) Coaching
5 4 (8.70%) Investment Management
6 3 (6.52%) Fund Management
6 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.35%) Analytics
7 2 (4.35%) Application Packaging
7 2 (4.35%) Change Management
7 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.35%) Service Management
7 2 (4.35%) Workflow
8 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.17%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (2.17%) Global Marketing
8 1 (2.17%) Migration
8 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.17%) MCSA
2 1 (2.17%) MCSE
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.78%) XenApp
3 13 (28.26%) XenDesktop
4 10 (21.74%) XenServer
5 6 (13.04%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 35 (76.09%) Citrix
2 11 (23.91%) HP
3 10 (21.74%) IBM
3 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.87%) Cisco
4 5 (10.87%) VMware
5 3 (6.52%) Dell
6 2 (4.35%) Google
6 2 (4.35%) Mitel
6 2 (4.35%) Sage
6 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.35%) Symantec
7 1 (2.17%) Apple
7 1 (2.17%) Avaya
7 1 (2.17%) Juniper
7 1 (2.17%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.17%) Polycom
7 1 (2.17%) Sybase
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