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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support
Rank 60 69 97
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.58% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £29,000 £22,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
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
469 540 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 90.89% 95.74% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 390 394 674
Average salary £42,500 £41,850 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.55% +7.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) SLA
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Android
5 3 (25.00%) PDA
6 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Office 365
6 2 (16.67%) MCTS
6 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
6 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) 3G
6 2 (16.67%) Electronics
6 2 (16.67%) Military
6 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) 3G
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
1 2 (16.67%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) PDA
2 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
4 1 (8.33%) WFM
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCTS
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago