The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Eastleigh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 2.44% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £17,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Desktop Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Eastleigh 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
Eastleigh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38 67 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 92.68% 98.53% 84.44%
Number of salaries quoted 38 66 37
Average salary £18,250 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.84% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £22,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support in the job title across the Eastleigh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Eastleigh

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Eastleigh

Desktop Support
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Eastleigh region that cited Desktop Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) EPoS
2 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000
2 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Back Office
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Eastleigh region that cited Desktop Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (80.00%) Back Office
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix