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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 102 120 113
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 6 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.46% 0.43% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.44% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 10
Median salary £26,000 £26,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.84%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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
1287 1798 1724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.72% 97.08% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1110 1478 1358
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +21 6 £26,000 - 1
Desktop Support
South East

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 31 (96.88%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) MS Office
3 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 14 (43.75%) SLA
5 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
6 12 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 12 (37.50%) Windows 8
7 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
8 9 (28.13%) HND
8 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
8 9 (28.13%) Degree
9 7 (21.88%) Citrix
10 6 (18.75%) Intel
10 6 (18.75%) Thin Client
10 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
10 6 (18.75%) Fat Client
10 6 (18.75%) Retail
11 5 (15.63%) VoIP
11 5 (15.63%) ITIL
12 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
12 4 (12.50%) Terminal Services
12 4 (12.50%) Mitel
12 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (12.50%) Statistics
12 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (12.50%) Windows 10
12 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
13 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
13 3 (9.38%) Office 365
13 3 (9.38%) 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 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (65.63%) MS Office
2 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) VoIP
General
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Fat Client
2 6 (18.75%) Thin Client
3 4 (12.50%) Statistics
4 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.25%) FMCG
4 2 (6.25%) iPad
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows 8
2 12 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) ITIL
2 2 (6.25%) Line Management
2 2 (6.25%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
1 9 (28.13%) HND
2 2 (6.25%) MCDST
2 2 (6.25%) MCITP
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (43.75%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Citrix
3 6 (18.75%) Intel
4 4 (12.50%) Mitel
5 3 (9.38%) VMware
6 2 (6.25%) Apple
6 2 (6.25%) Computacenter
6 2 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) Symantec
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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