The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 26 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
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 94 105
Rank change year-on-year -18 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 5 14 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.34% 0.97% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.99% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 22
Median salary £22,500 £24,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.16% -14.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,650 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £34,600 £40,000
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 Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1436 1414 2316
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 97.16% 97.65% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1142 1184 1849
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Buckinghamshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Buckinghamshire

Desktop Support
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -12 3 £23,000 -2.12% 1
Aylesbury -6 1 £22,500 +9.75%
Amersham - 1 £20,000 -
Desktop Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) SCCM
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
4 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
4 3 (23.08%) Office 365
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
5 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (15.38%) Logistics
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft

Desktop Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
2 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) CRM
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Logistics
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCDST
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MOS
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago