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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 117 127 135
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 4 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 0.45% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.46% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 3
Median salary £22,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,800 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £33,000 £27,400
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
1578 2173 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.10% 97.10% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1648 1671
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £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 5 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 +9 2 £22,000 -26.66%
Marlow - 2 £22,000 -
Buckingham - 1 £20,000 -
Desktop Support
South East

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (41.67%) DHCP
6 5 (41.67%) DNS
7 4 (33.33%) SCCM
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) Citrix
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (25.00%) Firewall
8 3 (25.00%) SLA
8 3 (25.00%) MCSE
8 3 (25.00%) MCP
8 3 (25.00%) VMware
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (16.67%) Computacenter
9 2 (16.67%) VLAN
9 2 (16.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
9 2 (16.67%) MS Office
9 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 2 (16.67%) VPN
9 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
9 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 2 (16.67%) LAN
9 2 (16.67%) VoIP

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 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (8.33%) CRM
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCP
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HND
2 1 (8.33%) MCDST
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Computacenter
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec
High Wycombe
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago