The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Technician
Rank 72 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Technician 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.61% - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £20,000 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,875 £23,375 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+19.25% +3.88%
Desktop Technician
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
634 849 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.65% 96.04% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 554 698 616
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 Guildford

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

Desktop Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Desktop Technician
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Desktop Technician Salary Trend in Guildford

Desktop Technician
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MCDST
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared

Desktop Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MCDST
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory