The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank 169 164 201
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 29 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.76% 0.67% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.70% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 3
Average salary £23,000 £40,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.50% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,200 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £45,000 £27,600
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £26,250 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +0.96%
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 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
3648 3441 3917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.57% 95.58% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3069 2935 3369
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Hampshire

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Desktop Support
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 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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 -1 12 £24,000 -43.52% 1
Portsmouth -11 6 £23,000 -4.16%
Basingstoke +18 5 £19,500 -22.00%
Eastleigh - 4 £17,500 - 1
Fareham - 1 £21,000 -
Desktop Support
South East

Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 42 (76.36%) Windows
2 34 (61.82%) Windows XP
2 34 (61.82%) Active Directory
3 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
4 28 (50.91%) Citrix
5 26 (47.27%) Windows 7
6 22 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 20 (36.36%) MS Office
8 16 (29.09%) Software Deployment
9 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
10 13 (23.64%) Windows 8
10 13 (23.64%) XenApp
11 12 (21.82%) Windows Mobile
11 12 (21.82%) Windows Vista
11 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (21.82%) VMware
12 11 (20.00%) Asset Management
12 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (20.00%) SCCM
12 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (18.18%) iSeries
13 10 (18.18%) Backup Exec
13 10 (18.18%) AS400
13 10 (18.18%) Cisco
13 10 (18.18%) HP
14 9 (16.36%) ITIL
15 8 (14.55%) XenDesktop
15 8 (14.55%) SLA
16 7 (12.73%) Windows 2000
17 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 20 (36.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) VPN
2 2 (3.64%) DNS
2 2 (3.64%) DHCP
2 2 (3.64%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.64%) 3G
2 2 (3.64%) iSCSI
2 2 (3.64%) NAS
3 1 (1.82%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.82%) Wireless
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
General
1 4 (7.27%) Back Office
1 4 (7.27%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Military
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) AS400
1 10 (18.18%) iSeries
2 4 (7.27%) Kindle
2 4 (7.27%) EPoS
3 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) PDA
3 2 (3.64%) Life Science
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.82%) iPhone
4 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 42 (76.36%) Windows
2 34 (61.82%) Windows XP
3 26 (47.27%) Windows 7
4 13 (23.64%) Windows 8
5 12 (21.82%) Windows Mobile
5 12 (21.82%) Windows Vista
6 7 (12.73%) Windows 2000
7 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Software Deployment
2 11 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 9 (16.36%) ITIL
4 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.45%) Time Management
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.82%) ITSM
7 1 (1.82%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) MCP
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) SLA
2 4 (7.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (61.82%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.64%) XenApp
3 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (14.55%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) SCCM
2 10 (18.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
2 28 (50.91%) Citrix
3 12 (21.82%) VMware
4 10 (18.18%) HP
4 10 (18.18%) Cisco
5 5 (9.09%) SAP
6 3 (5.45%) Remedy
7 2 (3.64%) Apple
Eastleigh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £13.00 - £14.00 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago