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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Technician
Rank 81 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Technician 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.12% - 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £19,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,875 £23,375 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+19.25% +3.88%
Desktop 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 Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
801 766 1181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.36% 95.75% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 675 687 1073
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Desktop Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Desktop Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Desktop Technician
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Desktop Technician Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Desktop Technician
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Technician within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 1 £19,500 -
Desktop Technician
South West

Desktop Technician
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Desktop 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 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 Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Desktop 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 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