The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 20 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 5 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 4.17% - 5.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.31% - 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £25,000 - £24,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 - £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £25,600 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
Desktop Support
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region. 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
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
116 134 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 96.67% 91.78% 89.31%
Number of salaries quoted 103 125 118
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support in the job title across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the Uxbridge region.

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Uxbridge

Desktop Support
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Uxbridge region that cited Desktop Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) Intel
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Uxbridge region that cited Desktop Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Intel
Uxbridge
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago