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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 95 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 6 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.45% 0.41% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.42% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 5
Median salary £26,000 £26,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.84%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%

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
1307 1653 1682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.39% 96.22% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1387 1328
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 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 +14 6 £26,000 - 1
Desktop Support
South East

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) MS Office
3 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) SLA
5 8 (30.77%) Windows 8
5 8 (30.77%) Windows XP
6 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
6 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
7 6 (23.08%) Thin Client
7 6 (23.08%) Intel
7 6 (23.08%) Fat Client
7 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
8 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
8 5 (19.23%) Degree
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL
8 5 (19.23%) HND
9 4 (15.38%) Citrix
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
10 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
10 3 (11.54%) HP
10 3 (11.54%) VMware
10 3 (11.54%) Retail
10 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
11 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
11 2 (7.69%) FMCG
11 2 (7.69%) Computacenter
11 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
11 2 (7.69%) MCDST
11 2 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV

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 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (69.23%) MS Office
2 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
General
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Fat Client
1 6 (23.08%) Thin Client
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.69%) FMCG
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows 8
2 8 (30.77%) Windows XP
3 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) CRM
2 2 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
1 5 (19.23%) HND
2 2 (7.69%) MCDST
2 2 (7.69%) MCITP
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Intel
3 4 (15.38%) Citrix
4 3 (11.54%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
5 2 (7.69%) Apple
5 2 (7.69%) Computacenter
5 2 (7.69%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) Adobe
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) Mitel
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
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