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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 135 190 178
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 20 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.76% 0.14% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.14% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 9
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +27.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,350 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £93,750 £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Desktop Support
West 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 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
2565 3535 3785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.71% 97.17% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2185 2814 2907
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram in Leeds

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 26 (81.25%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (37.50%) VMware
5 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
6 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (31.25%) Finance
6 10 (31.25%) Citrix
6 10 (31.25%) ITIL
6 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (25.00%) MS Office
8 8 (25.00%) LAN
8 8 (25.00%) WAN
8 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 7 (21.88%) SCCM
10 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
10 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
10 6 (18.75%) Apple
10 6 (18.75%) Skype for Business
10 6 (18.75%) Skype
11 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (15.63%) Office 365
11 5 (15.63%) Android
11 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
11 5 (15.63%) Mobile Device Management
11 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
11 5 (15.63%) Coaching
11 5 (15.63%) Cisco

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 6 (18.75%) Skype for Business
2 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) LAN
1 8 (25.00%) WAN
2 6 (18.75%) Skype
3 2 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (15.63%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) FMCG
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
6 5 (15.63%) Android
6 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
6 5 (15.63%) Mac OS X
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Vista
7 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 3 (9.38%) Linux
9 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Coaching
2 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
2 5 (15.63%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (6.25%) Application Packaging
3 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (3.13%) Change Management
4 1 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (3.13%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) Citrix
4 6 (18.75%) Apple
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco
6 3 (9.38%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.13%) SAP