The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Desktop Support
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 - 45
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 14 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.38% - 3.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 14
Median salary £28,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £26,500 £26,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 570 514 448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 96.77% 97.16% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 501 437 389
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Desktop Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke that featured Desktop Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Basingstoke

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Basingstoke

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Basingstoke region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) LAN
3 16 (69.57%) Wi-Fi
3 16 (69.57%) SC Cleared
3 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
3 16 (69.57%) WLAN
3 16 (69.57%) WAN
3 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
4 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
4 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
5 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (17.39%) Case Management
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 10
5 4 (17.39%) Android
5 4 (17.39%) Workflow
5 4 (17.39%) Finance
5 4 (17.39%) Financial Institution
5 4 (17.39%) Remedy
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (17.39%) Mac OS X
6 2 (8.70%) Apple
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (8.70%) BlackBerry OS
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) MCDST
6 2 (8.70%) Smartphone
7 1 (4.35%) Multithreading

Desktop Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) LAN
2 16 (69.57%) WAN
2 16 (69.57%) Wi-Fi
2 16 (69.57%) WLAN
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
2 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
3 4 (17.39%) Android
3 4 (17.39%) Mac OS X
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.70%) BlackBerry OS
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Case Management
1 4 (17.39%) Workflow
2 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
2 1 (4.35%) SDLC
2 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) Python
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) SC Cleared
1 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) MCDST
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Remedy
3 2 (8.70%) Apple