The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
South East / Hampshire
Rank 157 173 178
Rank change year-on-year +16 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 11 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.37% 0.62% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.64% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 14
Median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,950
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% -5.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% +6.00%  

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 2901 3295 3643
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.93% 97.57% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2454 2940 3088
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Desktop Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Hampshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Hampshire

Desktop Support
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 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 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 +17 8 £25,000 -21.87% 1
Portsmouth -4 2 £32,500 +49.42%
Southampton +13 1 - -
Desktop Support
South East

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Hampshire region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 17 (77.27%) Security Cleared
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 11 (50.00%) Windows
5 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
5 9 (40.91%) WAN
5 9 (40.91%) LAN
5 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
6 8 (36.36%) WLAN
6 8 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (31.82%) ITIL
7 7 (31.82%) Citrix
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (27.27%) Software Packaging
8 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
8 6 (27.27%) Compatibility Testing
8 6 (27.27%) SCCM
8 6 (27.27%) Software Distribution
8 6 (27.27%) Application Virtualisation
9 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
9 2 (9.09%) MS Office
10 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
10 1 (4.55%) Change Management
10 1 (4.55%) C
10 1 (4.55%) DHCP
10 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
10 1 (4.55%) DNS
10 1 (4.55%) SLA
10 1 (4.55%) Cisco
10 1 (4.55%) BMC

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) LAN
1 9 (40.91%) WAN
2 8 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (36.36%) WLAN
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Application Virtualisation
2 6 (27.27%) Compatibility Testing
2 6 (27.27%) Software Distribution
3 1 (4.55%) Change Management
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) Security Cleared
2 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Apple
3 1 (4.55%) BMC
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
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