The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Portsmouth region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 44 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.65% 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 0.35% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £21,750 £21,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Desktop Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
233 285 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.88% 99.65% 98.75%
Number of salaries quoted 214 259 353
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £25,332
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Portsmouth region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (25.00%) HP