The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
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 West Bromwich 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
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87 26 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 95.60% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 77 23 25
Average salary £42,000 £58,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% +56.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,250 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,250 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Desktop Support
Top 12 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Software Licensing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Software Licensing
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory