The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was - in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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

Desktop Support
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 64 69
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton - 0.56% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.58% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £22,500
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 Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 358 513 605
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 97.28% 96.61% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 312 407 528
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Northampton

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Northampton

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Northampton region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE

Desktop Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft