The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Desktop Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Technician
Rank 85 102 107
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Technician 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 0.092% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.095% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £21,000 £25,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +16.27%
UK excluding London median salary £23,250 £22,750 £25,750
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -11.65%
Desktop Support Technician
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
953 1054 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.05% 96.79% 98.94%
Number of salaries quoted 843 934 965
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Desktop Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Desktop Support Technician
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Desktop Support Technician Salary Trend in Kent

Desktop Support Technician
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Technician within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Whitstable - 1 £21,000 -
Desktop Support Technician
South East

Desktop Support Technician Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Kent region featuring Desktop Support Technician in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

Desktop Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft