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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank 77 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.43% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £20,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
631 621 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.45% 95.25% 94.61%
Number of salaries quoted 484 476 545
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
1 2 (66.67%) Life Science
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £18000 to £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago