The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell 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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank 73 58 62
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 3 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.51% 0.66% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.69% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £25,000 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £25,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.08%
Desktop Support
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
556 432 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 94.72% 95.15% 86.97%
Number of salaries quoted 355 247 334
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 Bracknell

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Bracknell

Desktop Support
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM