The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Slough region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 50 55 65
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 10 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.92% 1.64% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 1.72% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 0
Median salary £33,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Desktop Support
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
503 522 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.55% 95.26% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 452 421 424
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Slough

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram in Slough

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 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 Slough region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (50.00%) MS Office
3 9 (50.00%) ITIL
4 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 8 (44.44%) Office 365
5 6 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) Apple
5 6 (33.33%) SLA
5 6 (33.33%) Operations Management
6 5 (27.78%) Mac OS X
6 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
6 5 (27.78%) VPN
6 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
6 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
6 5 (27.78%) Blackberry
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (27.78%) iPhone
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (22.22%) Escalation Management
7 4 (22.22%) Resource Management
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
7 4 (22.22%) Transition Management
7 4 (22.22%) People Management
7 4 (22.22%) Line Management
7 4 (22.22%) Coaching
7 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
8 3 (16.67%) Advertising

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
1 5 (27.78%) VPN
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MS Access
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Blackberry
1 5 (27.78%) iPhone
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 3 (16.67%) Handset
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) iPad
3 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (27.78%) Mac OS X
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
5 3 (16.67%) Android
5 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X Server
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 6 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) Coaching
3 4 (22.22%) Escalation Management
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 4 (22.22%) Line Management
3 4 (22.22%) People Management
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 4 (22.22%) Resource Management
3 4 (22.22%) Transition Management
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCDA
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) MCSA
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) DameWare
1 2 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Apple
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Adobe
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Bomgar
3 2 (11.11%) Dell
3 2 (11.11%) Dell KACE
3 2 (11.11%) Intel Security
3 2 (11.11%) Juniper
3 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Polycom