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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank 165 155 190
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 28 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.72% 0.39% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.41% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 9
Average salary £24,000 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +4.08%
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
3681 3209 4057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.26% 96.37% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3166 2673 3516
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 £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Basingstoke +9 7 £27,500 - 1
Southampton +5 7 £24,000 -43.52%
Gosport - 4 - - 1
Winchester +6 2 £20,250 +12.50% 2
Portsmouth -20 2 £26,500 +10.41%
Eastleigh - 2 £17,250 - 1
Aldershot - 2 - -
Farnborough +4 1 - -
Desktop Support
South East

Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 44 (77.19%) Windows
2 36 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 33 (57.89%) Windows XP
4 32 (56.14%) Microsoft
5 29 (50.88%) Windows 7
6 26 (45.61%) MS Office
7 25 (43.86%) Citrix
8 20 (35.09%) ITIL
9 19 (33.33%) Software Deployment
10 18 (31.58%) MS Excel
11 15 (26.32%) Asset Management
11 15 (26.32%) Windows Mobile
12 13 (22.81%) Windows 8
12 13 (22.81%) Backup Exec
12 13 (22.81%) SCCM
12 13 (22.81%) AS400
12 13 (22.81%) iSeries
13 12 (21.05%) SLA
13 12 (21.05%) HP
14 10 (17.54%) VMware
14 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
15 9 (15.79%) Windows Vista
16 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2010
16 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
17 7 (12.28%) XenApp
17 7 (12.28%) Cisco
18 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
18 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
18 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 26 (45.61%) MS Office
2 18 (31.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) IP Telephony
2 3 (5.26%) 3G
2 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.26%) VPN
3 2 (3.51%) DNS
3 2 (3.51%) LAN
3 2 (3.51%) DHCP
3 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.51%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.51%) NAS
3 2 (3.51%) Wireless
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
4 1 (1.75%) Internet
General
1 4 (7.02%) Back Office
1 4 (7.02%) Retail
2 2 (3.51%) Electronics
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) AS400
1 13 (22.81%) iSeries
2 4 (7.02%) EPoS
2 4 (7.02%) PDA
3 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.51%) Life Science
4 2 (3.51%) CMDB
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 44 (77.19%) Windows
2 33 (57.89%) Windows XP
3 29 (50.88%) Windows 7
4 15 (26.32%) Windows Mobile
5 13 (22.81%) Windows 8
6 9 (15.79%) Windows Vista
7 4 (7.02%) Windows 2000
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.51%) Android
10 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) ITIL
2 19 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 15 (26.32%) Asset Management
4 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.02%) Time Management
5 4 (7.02%) Information Security
5 4 (7.02%) Coaching
6 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.51%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.75%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.75%) ITSM
7 1 (1.75%) Service Management
7 1 (1.75%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) A+ Certification
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.51%) MCTS
4 2 (3.51%) MCITP
4 2 (3.51%) MCSE
5 1 (1.75%) MCSA
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CCAA
5 1 (1.75%) Degree
5 1 (1.75%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.28%) XenApp
4 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (22.81%) Backup Exec
1 13 (22.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (56.14%) Microsoft
2 25 (43.86%) Citrix
3 12 (21.05%) HP
4 10 (17.54%) VMware
5 7 (12.28%) Cisco
6 4 (7.02%) SAP
7 3 (5.26%) Remedy
8 2 (3.51%) Apple
9 1 (1.75%) Symantec
9 1 (1.75%) Oracle
9 1 (1.75%) Dell
9 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
Winchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Winchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago