The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.23% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £24,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% +8.33%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
819 881 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.57% 97.35% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 726 833 822
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Support Engineer
Hampshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Desktop Support Engineer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Desktop Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) PDA
3 2 (50.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Desktop Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Desktop Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec