The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Technician
Rank 432 449 441
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Technician 16 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.072% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.074% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 5
Average salary £18,500 £26,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.84% -17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £21,725 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £30,150 £33,600
UK excluding London average salary £18,500 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-26.00% -7.40%
Desktop Technician
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Desktop Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Desktop Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Desktop Technician
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Desktop Technician Salary Trend in the South East

Desktop Technician
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Technician within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
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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
East Sussex - 10 £18,500 - 1
Hampshire +19 4 £27,500 +14.58%
Berkshire -10 1 £19,315 -38.68%
West Sussex - 1 £25,000 -
Desktop Technician
England

Desktop Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 20 (80.00%) Windows
1 20 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (64.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (60.00%) MS Office
3 15 (60.00%) Office 365
4 14 (56.00%) Windows XP
4 14 (56.00%) Windows 8
5 12 (48.00%) Citrix
5 12 (48.00%) Apple iOS
5 12 (48.00%) Android
6 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (28.00%) Mac OS X
7 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
8 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (20.00%) Client/Server
8 5 (20.00%) Banking
8 5 (20.00%) Retail
8 5 (20.00%) VMware
8 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (16.00%) Patch Management
9 4 (16.00%) Driving Licence
9 4 (16.00%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (16.00%) iPhone
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (16.00%) iPad
9 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (16.00%) Terminal Services
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP

Desktop Technician
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) 3G
1 4 (16.00%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
General
1 5 (20.00%) Banking
1 5 (20.00%) Retail
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (16.00%) Driving Licence
3 4 (16.00%) iPad
3 4 (16.00%) iPhone
4 1 (4.00%) Biometrics
4 1 (4.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
1 20 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 16 (64.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (56.00%) Windows 8
3 14 (56.00%) Windows XP
4 12 (48.00%) Android
4 12 (48.00%) Apple iOS
5 7 (28.00%) Mac OS X
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.00%) Line Management
3 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Citrix
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Avaya
4 4 (16.00%) Intel Security
4 4 (16.00%) Sophos
5 1 (4.00%) Capita
Hastings, East Sussex
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Posted: 5 days ago
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