The median annual salary for a Senior Desktop Support was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Desktop Support
England / London
Rank 580 648 641
Rank change year-on-year +68 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Support 4 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.012% 0.021% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.022% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 12
Median salary £48,000 £32,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.69% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £26,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £45,500 £42,250
UK excluding London median salary £30,750 £32,909 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.56% -5.97%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32183 40271 40502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.11% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 34741 34018
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Desktop Support
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Desktop Support in London

Senior Desktop Support
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Desktop Support in London

Senior Desktop Support
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Support within the London region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Docklands, London - 2 - -
City of London +49 1 £43,500 -3.33%
Senior Desktop Support
England

Senior Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior Desktop Support in the job title.

1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 12 (66.67%) Finance
4 11 (61.11%) Citrix
5 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
6 9 (50.00%) MS Office
7 8 (44.44%) ITIL
7 8 (44.44%) Windows 10
8 7 (38.89%) Service Management
9 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
10 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
11 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 3 (16.67%) Wireless
11 3 (16.67%) Bloomberg
11 3 (16.67%) ZENworks
11 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X
11 3 (16.67%) Sage
11 3 (16.67%) User Experience
11 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
12 2 (11.11%) iManage
12 2 (11.11%) Server Building
12 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (11.11%) Personalization
12 2 (11.11%) Internet
12 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
12 2 (11.11%) MSI

Senior Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MSI
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Law
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 8 (44.44%) Windows 10
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Application Packaging
3 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
3 2 (11.11%) Personalization
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Server Building
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) Fund Management
4 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) ZENworks
2 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Citrix
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Bloomberg
3 3 (16.67%) Sage
4 2 (11.11%) AppSense
4 2 (11.11%) iManage
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) FactSet
5 1 (5.56%) Reuters