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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 189 181 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.23% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £24,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
3782 3636 4004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.67% 95.03% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3096 3132 3449
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 2014. 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
Southampton 0 3 £24,500 -2.00%
Portsmouth -17 3 £22,000 -4.34%
Basingstoke +1 1 £19,000 -24.00% 1
Desktop Support Engineer
South East

Desktop Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) Remedy
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) PDA
5 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) Network Management
6 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (9.09%) VLAN
6 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista

Desktop Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) SNMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PDA
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago