The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Uxbridge region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank - 32 31
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge - 2.54% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.76% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.81%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,250 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +3.06%
Job Titles Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
173 217 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 94.54% 91.95% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 158 193 222
Average salary £44,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,800 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Support
London

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 11 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Biotechnology
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Biotechnology
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft