The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 23 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 Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 - 88
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.34% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £25,000 - £50,000
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 Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 573 696 909
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 96.14% 96.67% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 485 518 785
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,648 £52,500
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 Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Northamptonshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Northamptonshire

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

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

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
5 3 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) SCCM
6 2 (25.00%) Automotive
6 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
7 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 1 (12.50%) C#
7 1 (12.50%) OO
7 1 (12.50%) MCSE
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (12.50%) WPF
7 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (12.50%) VMware
7 1 (12.50%) WinForms
7 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery

Desktop Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
1 1 (12.50%) WinForms
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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