The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank 168 174 177
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 24 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.58% 0.10% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.11% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 11
Average salary £23,000 £19,375 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.70% -19.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £11,250 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £27,500 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3918 3671 3964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.48% 95.70% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3346 2997 3449
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Desktop Support
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Eastleigh - 8 £18,000 -
Southampton - 5 £26,000 - 1
Hook - 2 £23,000 -
Fareham - 2 £32,000 - 2
Andover - 2 - -
Basingstoke +6 1 £22,000 -20.00%
Havant - 1 £23,500 -
Farnborough - 1 £31,000 -
Desktop Support
South East

Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (56.67%) ITIL
4 15 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 14 (46.67%) MS Office
6 13 (43.33%) Windows XP
7 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 10 (33.33%) Retail
8 9 (30.00%) Windows 2000
9 8 (26.67%) SAP
9 8 (26.67%) EPoS
9 8 (26.67%) Back Office
9 8 (26.67%) Time Management
10 6 (20.00%) VMware
10 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 5 (16.67%) Firewall
11 5 (16.67%) ITSM
11 5 (16.67%) Degree
11 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
11 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
12 4 (13.33%) LAN
13 3 (10.00%) DHCP
13 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
13 3 (10.00%) Citrix
13 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (10.00%) Service Management
13 3 (10.00%) Finance
13 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
13 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (46.67%) MS Office
2 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.67%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) DHCP
3 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.67%) VPN
4 2 (6.67%) Internet
4 2 (6.67%) 3G
4 2 (6.67%) VoIP
4 2 (6.67%) WAN
4 2 (6.67%) Wireless
5 1 (3.33%) VLAN
5 1 (3.33%) SNMP
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
General
1 10 (33.33%) Retail
2 8 (26.67%) Back Office
3 3 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) EPoS
2 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.67%) iPhone
3 1 (3.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 13 (43.33%) Windows XP
4 9 (30.00%) Windows 2000
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.67%) Linux
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) UNIX
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Time Management
3 5 (16.67%) ITSM
4 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.33%) Network Management
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) WSUS
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) SAP
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) Adobe
5 2 (6.67%) Remedy
6 1 (3.33%) Apple
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec
6 1 (3.33%) Google
6 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bonus, BUPA, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago