The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Desktop Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Technician
Rank - 245 239
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Technician 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.085% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.087% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £28,750 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +47.43%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5407 5741 6029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.74% 97.16% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4566 4843 4970
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Desktop Technician in the job title.

Desktop Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Desktop Technician
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Desktop Technician Salary Trend in the South West

Desktop Technician Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Desktop Technician 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 South West region featuring Desktop Technician in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (80.00%) COM
2 4 (80.00%) Information Management

Desktop Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (80.00%) Information Management
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft