The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.07% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £27,580 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +4.08%
Desktop Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
720 653 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 95.87% 94.50% 98.88%
Number of salaries quoted 639 573 630
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Desktop Support
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nuneaton - 4 £27,850 - 1
Warwick - 2 £22,500 - 1
Atherstone - 1 - -
Desktop Support
West Midlands

Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) SSH
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) MCP
6 3 (25.00%) MCSE
6 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (25.00%) VoIP
6 3 (25.00%) Apple
6 3 (25.00%) Google
6 3 (25.00%) Google Apps
7 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 1 (8.33%) SQL

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SSH
2 3 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCP
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Google
3 3 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago