The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 25 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 73 79
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.18% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Median salary £29,000 £21,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.88% -32.81%  
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 Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 739 661 765
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 96.73% 94.43% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 619 561 636
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £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 Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Coventry

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Coventry

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Support in Coventry over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Desktop Support in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Coventry region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 5 (33.33%) NetBackup
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (26.67%) SLA
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
6 3 (20.00%) Driving Licence
6 3 (20.00%) C
6 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) Adobe
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Advertising
7 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
8 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
8 1 (6.67%) People Management
8 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) Games
8 1 (6.67%) VMware
8 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification

Desktop Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Local Government
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.67%) Health Informatics
4 1 (6.67%) Informatics
4 1 (6.67%) People Management
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Adobe
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago