The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank - 68 63
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.92% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.96% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 5
Median salary - £31,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +55.00%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Desktop Support
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
496 521 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 96.12% 95.60% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 437 434 522
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows