The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was - in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
Berkshire / Slough
Rank - 55 50
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough - 1.90% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.98% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 14
Median salary - £44,250 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +56.63%  
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 Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 312 605 549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 96.59% 95.58% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 281 517 479
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Slough

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Slough

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

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

1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Xerox
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (60.00%) iPad
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) PBX
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) PBX
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) iPad
1 3 (60.00%) iPhone
1 3 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Dell
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Kaspersky
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Xerox
2 1 (20.00%) VMware