The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 3 months to 28 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 80 78
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 3 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.48% 0.31% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.32% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 8
Median salary £25,000 £21,461 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.49% -25.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,617 £19,492 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £23,430 £32,500
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 Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 619 627 792
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 98.10% 98.43% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 562 438 697
Median salary £34,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.07% +9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Warwickshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Warwickshire

Desktop Support
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Leamington Spa - 1 £24,521 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £25,000 -
Warwick - 1 £30,500 -
Desktop Support
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Warwickshire region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Software Asset Management

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

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Coaching
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) VMware