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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 146 177 180
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 15 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.56% 0.33% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.33% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 5
Median salary £30,000 £23,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,950 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £41,250 £25,200
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £24,625
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +5.58%
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
2629 3295 3534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.02% 97.86% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2295 2709 2770
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 17 (51.52%) VMware
3 16 (48.48%) Finance
3 16 (48.48%) ITIL
4 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
5 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (30.30%) SCCM
7 9 (27.27%) Citrix
7 9 (27.27%) User Experience
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (24.24%) Office 365
9 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
9 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (18.18%) Cisco
10 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (18.18%) LAN
10 6 (18.18%) WAN
10 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (15.15%) Windows 8
11 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
11 5 (15.15%) Coaching
11 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
12 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
12 3 (9.09%) Rackspace

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 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Office 365
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) LAN
1 6 (18.18%) WAN
2 3 (9.09%) Skype
3 2 (6.06%) DNS
3 2 (6.06%) NAS
3 2 (6.06%) Network Security
3 2 (6.06%) VLAN
3 2 (6.06%) VoIP
4 1 (3.03%) DHCP
4 1 (3.03%) MPLS
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) User Experience
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.06%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Fintech
4 1 (3.03%) FMCG
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (15.15%) Windows 8
6 3 (9.09%) Linux
6 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.06%) Android
7 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
7 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Coaching
2 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (6.06%) Network Design
3 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.06%) Project Management
4 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.03%) Change Management
4 1 (3.03%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.03%) Migration
4 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.06%) CCNA
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
2 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (6.06%) WSUS
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
1 17 (51.52%) VMware
2 9 (27.27%) Citrix
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco
4 3 (9.09%) Intel Security
4 3 (9.09%) Rackspace
5 2 (6.06%) Apple
5 2 (6.06%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) Mitel
5 2 (6.06%) MobileIron
5 2 (6.06%) Synology
5 2 (6.06%) Veeam
6 1 (3.03%) Avaya
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) SAP