The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Technician
Rank 96 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Technician 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.090% 0.095% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.099% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £21,500 £20,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,750 £25,250 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +12.22%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1085 1013 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.92% 96.57% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 937 862 673
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Technician
South East

Desktop Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Desktop Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Desktop Technician
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Desktop Technician Salary Trend in Kent

Desktop Technician
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Technician within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Whitstable -1 1 £21,500 +4.87%
Desktop Technician
South East

Desktop Technician
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Desktop Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft