The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.24% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £25,875 - -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
Desktop Support
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrogate 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
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
314 341 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 97.21% 98.84% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 287 323 299
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Harrogate

Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Harrogate region that cited Desktop Support 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 in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) OpenView
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Polycom

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Harrogate region that cited Desktop Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Polycom
4 1 (20.00%) SAP