Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Desktop Support Administrator was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Desktop Support Administrator
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 855 905
Rank change year-on-year +28 +50 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Administrator 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.007% 0.003% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.003% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
London median annual salary £32,500 £23,250 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.78% -19.83% -3.33%
10th Percentile £24,600 £21,525 £21,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £23,975 £58,750
England median annual salary £32,500 £22,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year +44.44% -15.09% -11.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 71292 72640 85005
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.99% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56125 62795 72151
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,175 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Desktop Support Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Desktop Support Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Administrator in London

Desktop Support Administrator
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support Administrator in London

Desktop Support Administrator
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Administrator within the London region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North London - 2 £32,500 -
South London - 1 £30,000 -
Desktop Support Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Desktop Support Administrator 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 London region featuring Desktop Support Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) MCTS
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Meraki
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification

Desktop Support Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (20.00%) DSL
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) PBX
3 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCTS
2 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Meraki