The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 70 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 16 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.72% 1.03% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.07% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 6
Median salary £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% +6.00%
UK excluding London median salary £25,250 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-2.88% +4.00%
Desktop Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
909 1125 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 97.74% 96.48% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 787 955 817
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Wiltshire region that featured Desktop Support in the job title.

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Desktop Support
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Swindon +14 6 £24,000 -
Desktop Support
South West

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 across the Wiltshire region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) Windows 7
3 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (56.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
3 14 (56.00%) DHCP
3 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (56.00%) DNS
4 13 (52.00%) Windows XP
5 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (40.00%) Windows 8
6 9 (36.00%) LAN
7 8 (32.00%) Android
8 7 (28.00%) Office 365
8 7 (28.00%) Software Deployment
8 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
8 7 (28.00%) iPhone
8 7 (28.00%) SaaS
8 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (28.00%) Structured Cabling
8 7 (28.00%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (28.00%) PBX
8 7 (28.00%) VoIP
8 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (28.00%) Wireless
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.00%) DBS Check
10 2 (8.00%) WSUS
10 2 (8.00%) MCP
10 2 (8.00%) SQL

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 14 (56.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Office 365
1 7 (28.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) DHCP
1 14 (56.00%) DNS
2 9 (36.00%) LAN
3 7 (28.00%) PBX
3 7 (28.00%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (28.00%) Structured Cabling
3 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (28.00%) VoIP
3 7 (28.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) iPhone
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) Windows 7
3 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (52.00%) Windows XP
5 10 (40.00%) Windows 8
6 8 (32.00%) Android
7 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
7 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL
2 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) DBS Check
1 2 (8.00%) MCP
2 1 (4.00%) Dell Certification
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) Dell
2 1 (4.00%) Remedy
2 1 (4.00%) Symantec