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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 78 97 86
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 6 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.73% 0.28% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.29% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 7
Median salary £26,000 £26,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.84%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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
808 1047 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 98.06% 96.41% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 713 891 790
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) MS Office
3 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (52.00%) SLA
5 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 10 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 10 (40.00%) Windows 8
6 9 (36.00%) Degree
6 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
6 9 (36.00%) HND
7 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (24.00%) Intel
7 6 (24.00%) Thin Client
7 6 (24.00%) Fat Client
8 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (16.00%) Statistics
8 4 (16.00%) Terminal Services
8 4 (16.00%) Mitel
8 4 (16.00%) Retail
8 4 (16.00%) Citrix
8 4 (16.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (16.00%) VoIP
9 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
9 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (8.00%) HP
9 2 (8.00%) Computacenter

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (72.00%) MS Office
2 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) VoIP
General
1 4 (16.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (24.00%) Thin Client
3 4 (16.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 10 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
1 9 (36.00%) HND
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Intel
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
3 4 (16.00%) Mitel
4 2 (8.00%) Computacenter
4 2 (8.00%) HP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £17000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago