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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 105 138 118
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 23 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.45% 0.41% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.43% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 13
Median salary £21,500 £25,000 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,500 £31,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £24,775
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.96%
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
1551 2110 1911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.73% 95.78% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1279 1721 1450
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram 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 September 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 +28 14 £22,500 -10.00% 2
High Wycombe +13 9 £21,500 -21.81%
Desktop Support
South East

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
3 15 (46.88%) MS Office
4 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
5 10 (31.25%) Citrix
5 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 10 (31.25%) Windows 8
6 9 (28.13%) Retail
6 9 (28.13%) Windows XP
6 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
6 9 (28.13%) SLA
7 8 (25.00%) VoIP
8 7 (21.88%) HND
8 7 (21.88%) Terminal Services
8 7 (21.88%) Mitel
8 7 (21.88%) Statistics
8 7 (21.88%) Degree
8 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
8 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
9 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
9 6 (18.75%) Office 365
10 5 (15.63%) Symantec
10 5 (15.63%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (15.63%) Project Management
10 5 (15.63%) Backup Exec
10 5 (15.63%) iPad
10 5 (15.63%) Driving Licence

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 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (46.88%) MS Office
2 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 9 (28.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
1 7 (21.88%) Statistics
2 5 (15.63%) Driving Licence
2 5 (15.63%) iPad
3 3 (9.38%) Fat Client
3 3 (9.38%) Thin Client
4 2 (6.25%) FMCG
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 10 (31.25%) Windows 8
3 9 (28.13%) Windows XP
4 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Project Management
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL
2 2 (6.25%) Line Management
3 1 (3.13%) Email Migration
3 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
1 7 (21.88%) HND
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) MCDST
3 2 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) Terminal Services
3 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Backup Exec
1 5 (15.63%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) Citrix
3 7 (21.88%) Mitel
4 5 (15.63%) Symantec
5 3 (9.38%) Intel
5 3 (9.38%) VMware
6 2 (6.25%) Apple
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago