The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Desktop Support
South West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 106 128
Rank change year-on-year -29 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 3 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.16% 0.63% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.65% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 5
Median salary £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.72% +3.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £26,500 £26,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1806 1533 1907
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.36% 97.09% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1332 1649
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Desktop Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Desktop Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Bristol

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Bristol

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Bristol region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
5 2 (25.00%) Ticket Management
5 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (12.50%) Android Development
6 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 1 (12.50%) User Experience
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL

Desktop Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Computing
1 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (25.00%) Ticket Management
2 1 (12.50%) Android Development
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
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