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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 157 178 163
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 28 29 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.84% 0.74% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.76% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 8
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £29,800 £31,800
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
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
3249 3806 3299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.54% 97.72% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2876 3281 2741
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 10 February 2016. 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 - 15 £26,500 - 1
Southampton +5 4 £25,500 +2.00%
Fareham - 3 £27,000 -
Havant - 2 £23,000 -
Farnborough -22 1 £25,000 - 1
Hook - 1 £22,250 -
Desktop Support
South East

Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) SLA
3 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
4 21 (53.85%) Windows 7
5 20 (51.28%) Citrix
6 18 (46.15%) MS Excel
6 18 (46.15%) Windows 8
7 17 (43.59%) ITIL
8 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (41.03%) Mac OS X
8 16 (41.03%) Mentoring
9 15 (38.46%) Driving Licence
10 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
10 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
11 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
11 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
12 5 (12.82%) MS Office
12 5 (12.82%) Android
13 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
13 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
13 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
13 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
14 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (7.69%) Finance
14 3 (7.69%) VPN
14 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
14 3 (7.69%) Mac OS
14 3 (7.69%) iPad
14 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
14 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS Office
3 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.69%) VPN
2 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (5.13%) DHCP
3 2 (5.13%) DNS
3 2 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (5.13%) WebEx
4 1 (2.56%) HTTP
4 1 (2.56%) LAN
4 1 (2.56%) VoIP
4 1 (2.56%) WAN
4 1 (2.56%) Wireless
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Games
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Driving Licence
2 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.69%) iPad
4 1 (2.56%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 18 (46.15%) Windows 8
4 16 (41.03%) Mac OS X
5 5 (12.82%) Android
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
6 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 3 (7.69%) Mac OS
8 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) ITIL
2 16 (41.03%) Mentoring
3 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.13%) People Management
5 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) ERP
5 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.56%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.56%) CCNA
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MCITP
3 1 (2.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (69.23%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 20 (51.28%) Citrix
3 2 (5.13%) Bomgar
3 2 (5.13%) Remedy
3 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Symantec
4 1 (2.56%) TOWER Software
Andover, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago