The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
Rank 147 175 166
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 11 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.42% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.25% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 9
Median salary £27,500 £23,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,450 £27,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2568 3190 3228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.87% 97.02% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 2677 2618
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Leeds

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Desktop Support 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 Leeds region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 18 (62.07%) Windows
1 18 (62.07%) VMware
2 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 17 (58.62%) ITIL
3 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
4 12 (41.38%) SCCM
4 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
6 9 (31.03%) Office 365
6 9 (31.03%) User Experience
7 7 (24.14%) Citrix
8 6 (20.69%) Windows 10
8 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
8 6 (20.69%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (20.69%) Cisco
9 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
9 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
9 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
10 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
11 3 (10.34%) Intel Security
11 3 (10.34%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
11 3 (10.34%) Coaching
12 2 (6.90%) MobileIron
12 2 (6.90%) Synology
12 2 (6.90%) NAS

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Office 365
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) LAN
1 2 (6.90%) NAS
1 2 (6.90%) Network Security
1 2 (6.90%) VLAN
1 2 (6.90%) VoIP
1 2 (6.90%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) MPLS
2 1 (3.45%) Skype
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) User Experience
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Fintech
4 1 (3.45%) FMCG
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows 10
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.45%) Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Coaching
2 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.90%) Network Design
3 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.45%) Change Management
4 1 (3.45%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (6.90%) WSUS
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) VMware
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) Citrix
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) Intel Security
6 2 (6.90%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Mitel
6 2 (6.90%) MobileIron
6 2 (6.90%) Synology
6 2 (6.90%) Veeam
7 1 (3.45%) Avaya
7 1 (3.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.45%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.45%) SAP