The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 36 - 37
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 1.80% - 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% - 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Median salary £25,000 - £21,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% +6.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. 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
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 213 195 233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 95.95% 98.98% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 196 121 203
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Desktop Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Gloucester

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Gloucester

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Gloucester region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) MS Office
3 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
6 11 (42.31%) Intel
6 11 (42.31%) Thin Client
6 11 (42.31%) Fat Client
7 2 (7.69%) SCCM
7 2 (7.69%) Android
7 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Civica
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Citrix
8 1 (3.85%) Finance
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (3.85%) Incident Management

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Applications
1 23 (88.46%) MS Office
2 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Fat Client
1 11 (42.31%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
1 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
2 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) Intel
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Civica