The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Technician
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Technician 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.65% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £19,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £24,375 £25,250 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +9.78%
Desktop Support Technician
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
149 196 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 97.39% 97.51% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 128 160 287
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Desktop Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support Technician in the job title across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Desktop Support Technician
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Desktop Support Technician Salary Trend in Gloucester

Desktop Support Technician
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester region that cited Desktop Support Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support Technician in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Desktop Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester region that cited Desktop Support Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware