The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Desktop Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support Engineer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 206 214
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 0 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.22% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.23% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 5
Median salary - £24,250 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.73%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3475 4331 4782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.94% 96.72% 98.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3026 3639 3921
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region that featured Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Desktop Support Engineer 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (25.00%) CCNA
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) VoIP
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) Replication
6 2 (25.00%) Mitel
6 2 (25.00%) Network Design
6 2 (25.00%) VLAN
6 2 (25.00%) WSUS
6 2 (25.00%) NAS
6 2 (25.00%) Veeam
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Synology
7 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
1 2 (25.00%) VLAN
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Mitel
4 2 (25.00%) Synology
4 2 (25.00%) Veeam
5 1 (12.50%) Avaya
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft