The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Wimbledon 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank - 14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon - 2.78% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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 Wimbledon 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
Wimbledon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
71 34 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 100.00% 94.44% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 63 31 52
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Wimbledon

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Wimbledon

Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) VMware