The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Woking 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 17 April 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 Woking region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank 58 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.70% 0.75% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.78% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% +6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
411 387 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 95.36% 96.51% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 376 358 304
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Desktop Support
Surrey

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Woking

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the Woking region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram in Woking

Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
6 1 (11.11%) Back Office
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) MCP
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) MySQL
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
6 1 (11.11%) MS Access
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Release Management
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) VMware