The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 119 122 128
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.15% 0.053% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.055% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,750
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -2.91%
Desktop Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1980 1812 1797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.88% 95.47% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1523 1483 1496
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Marlow - 2 £33,750 -
Desktop Support Engineer
South East

Desktop Support Engineer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Desktop Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

Desktop Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Desktop Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware