The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 112 155
Rank change year-on-year -11 +43  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 23 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.09% 1.28% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.33% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 22
Median salary £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% -1.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £45,000 £35,000
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 Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2055 2181 2807
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.39% 96.12% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1775 1820 2246
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Hertfordshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Hertfordshire

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Support in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Desktop Support in Hertfordshire

Desktop Support
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield +10 15 £25,000 -5.66%
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £26,000 -
Watford -24 2 £23,250 -10.57% 1
Kings Langley - 1 £35,000 -
Desktop Support
East of England

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

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 Hertfordshire region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (76.74%) Windows 7
3 29 (67.44%) Windows 8
4 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
5 21 (48.84%) SLA
6 10 (23.26%) Citrix
7 8 (18.60%) Windows 10
8 7 (16.28%) DNS
8 7 (16.28%) DHCP
9 6 (13.95%) LAN
9 6 (13.95%) WAN
9 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
10 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (11.63%) VMware
11 4 (9.30%) MCSA
11 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
11 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (9.30%) Office 365
12 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
12 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
12 3 (6.98%) CA
12 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
12 3 (6.98%) Cisco
12 3 (6.98%) CCNA
12 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (6.98%) MCP
12 3 (6.98%) MCSE

Desktop Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.33%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) DHCP
1 7 (16.28%) DNS
2 6 (13.95%) LAN
2 6 (13.95%) WAN
3 3 (6.98%) Wireless
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.65%) PDA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) Handset
2 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (76.74%) Windows 7
3 29 (67.44%) Windows 8
4 8 (18.60%) Windows 10
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.65%) Android
7 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
1 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (4.65%) ITIL
3 1 (2.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (2.33%) CRM
3 1 (2.33%) Data Encryption
3 1 (2.33%) Data Security
3 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) C
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) MCSA
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) CCNA
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.98%) MCP
2 3 (6.98%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (48.84%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Citrix
2 5 (11.63%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.98%) CA
4 3 (6.98%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe
5 1 (2.33%) Symantec
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