The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 183 188 191
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 5 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.14% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Average salary £26,500 £26,250 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -1.92%
Desktop Support Engineer
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 Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3410 3736 3733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.25% 94.27% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2764 3067 3197
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Andover - 3 £26,500 -
Aldershot - 1 £27,500 -
Fareham - 1 - -
Desktop Support Engineer
South East

Desktop Support Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Desktop Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Desktop Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Desktop Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco