The median annual salary for a Desktop Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Desktop Support Engineer
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 179 190
Rank change year-on-year +22 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 9 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.30% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.33% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 4
Median salary £25,000 £26,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% -11.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% +3.92%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2905 3347 3676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.74% 97.61% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2464 2976 3100
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Hampshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Hampshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Basingstoke - 9 £25,000 -
Desktop Support Engineer
South East

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Desktop Support Engineer 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 Hampshire region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
1 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
2 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
3 9 (52.94%) LAN
3 9 (52.94%) WLAN
3 9 (52.94%) WAN
3 9 (52.94%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) Software Distribution
4 6 (35.29%) Application Virtualisation
4 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (35.29%) Software Packaging
4 6 (35.29%) Compatibility Testing
4 6 (35.29%) SCCM
4 6 (35.29%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) LAN
1 9 (52.94%) WAN
1 9 (52.94%) Wi-Fi
1 9 (52.94%) WLAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Application Virtualisation
1 6 (35.29%) Compatibility Testing
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
1 6 (35.29%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix