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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support
Rank 48 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.65% - 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Average salary £25,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
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
422 669 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 93.16% 94.09% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 358 547 570
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 2015.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) Windows 8
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
4 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
5 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
5 8 (47.06%) ITIL
5 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (23.53%) MS Office
6 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
7 3 (17.65%) SLA
7 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
7 3 (17.65%) Android
7 3 (17.65%) PDA
8 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
8 2 (11.76%) MCTS
8 2 (11.76%) Office 365
8 2 (11.76%) XenApp
8 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
8 2 (11.76%) Citrix
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
9 1 (5.88%) 3G
9 1 (5.88%) LAN
9 1 (5.88%) VPN
9 1 (5.88%) Service Management

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) 3G
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) PDA
2 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
2 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows 8
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 3 (17.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) WFM
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) People Management
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCTS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago