The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support
Rank 48 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 11 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.41% - 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Average salary £22,500 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Desktop Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
437 706 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 95.83% 92.53% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 341 535 486
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Desktop Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support in their job title.

1 22 (95.65%) Windows
1 22 (95.65%) Active Directory
2 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 21 (91.30%) MS Exchange
2 21 (91.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (91.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (82.61%) Windows 7
3 19 (82.61%) Windows 8
4 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
4 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (34.78%) Windows XP
5 8 (34.78%) DHCP
5 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
5 8 (34.78%) DNS
5 8 (34.78%) SLA
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (26.09%) UNIX
6 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
6 6 (26.09%) VoIP
6 6 (26.09%) Linux
6 6 (26.09%) MCSA
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) MySQL
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
6 6 (26.09%) MOS
6 6 (26.09%) Manufacturing
6 6 (26.09%) NAS
6 6 (26.09%) Performance Management
6 6 (26.09%) iSCSI

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Desktop Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (91.30%) MS Exchange
2 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) DHCP
1 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
1 8 (34.78%) DNS
2 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
2 6 (26.09%) VoIP
2 6 (26.09%) iSCSI
2 6 (26.09%) NAS
2 6 (26.09%) Unified Communications
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) VLAN
3 2 (8.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MySQL
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Life Science
1 6 (26.09%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 21 (91.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (91.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (82.61%) Windows 7
3 19 (82.61%) Windows 8
4 8 (34.78%) Windows XP
5 6 (26.09%) Linux
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Vista
5 6 (26.09%) UNIX
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Performance Management
1 6 (26.09%) Software Deployment
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
3 1 (4.35%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) WFM
3 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.35%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
1 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (26.09%) MCSA
2 6 (26.09%) MOS
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (95.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) XenApp
2 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) HP
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: Good salary
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