The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 112 131 136
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 6 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.38% 0.51% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.53% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 2
Median salary £22,000 £26,500 £21,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.98% +24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £24,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Desktop Support
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
1504 2265 2132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.35% 96.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1753 1615
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Desktop Support in the job title.

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Desktop Support
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +14 2 £21,250 -22.72%
Marlow - 2 £22,000 -
High Wycombe +7 1 £25,000 -5.66% 2
Aylesbury - 1 £20,500 -
Buckingham - 1 £20,000 -
Desktop Support
South East

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Desktop Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
6 4 (30.77%) MS Office
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 3 (23.08%) DNS
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
8 2 (15.38%) VLAN
8 2 (15.38%) SCCM
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
8 2 (15.38%) VPN
8 2 (15.38%) LAN
8 2 (15.38%) WAN
8 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
8 2 (15.38%) NHS
8 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
8 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (7.69%) Finance
9 1 (7.69%) Legal
9 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
9 1 (7.69%) VMware

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) VLAN
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
1 1 (7.69%) CRM
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) HND
1 1 (7.69%) MCDST
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) MCTS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £37500 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago