The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 83 95 87
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.59% 0.20% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.20% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Median salary £26,000 £24,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -23.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £24,000 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +3.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
825 983 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 97.17% 96.47% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 690 817 790
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region that featured Desktop Support in the job title.

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, Desktop Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) MS Office
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) SLA
5 6 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (30.00%) Intel
5 6 (30.00%) Thin Client
5 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (30.00%) Fat Client
6 5 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (25.00%) HND
7 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) HP
9 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
9 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (10.00%) Computacenter
9 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (10.00%) Symantec
9 2 (10.00%) CRM
9 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
10 1 (5.00%) LAN
10 1 (5.00%) WAN
10 1 (5.00%) Cisco

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 15 (75.00%) MS Office
2 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (30.00%) Thin Client
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (30.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
1 5 (25.00%) HND
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Intel
3 3 (15.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Computacenter
4 2 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (5.00%) Adobe
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £17000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago