The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Desktop Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Technician
Rank - 77 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Technician 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.53% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +13.63%
Desktop Support Technician
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
567 743 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.65% 97.89% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 494 600 583
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Desktop Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region that featured Desktop Support Technician in the job title.

Desktop Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Desktop Support Technician
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Desktop Support Technician Salary Trend in Dorset

Desktop Support Technician Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Desktop Support Technician 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 Dorset region featuring Desktop Support Technician in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (80.00%) COM
2 4 (80.00%) Information Management

Desktop Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (80.00%) Information Management
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft