The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 173 207 204
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 21 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.54% 0.13% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.13% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 17
Median salary £32,250 £32,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £22,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £85,000 £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Desktop Support
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 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
3790 4560 4971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.91% 97.31% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3204 3634 3886
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,394
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Desktop Support
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +31 18 £32,500 -
Pontefract - 2 £25,000 -
Bradford - 1 £25,000 - 1
Desktop Support
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
3 14 (37.84%) VMware
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
5 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (27.03%) Citrix
5 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
7 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
7 8 (21.62%) Office 365
7 8 (21.62%) ITIL
7 8 (21.62%) MS Office
7 8 (21.62%) LAN
7 8 (21.62%) WAN
7 8 (21.62%) Finance
8 7 (18.92%) SCCM
8 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
8 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
9 6 (16.22%) DNS
9 6 (16.22%) Apple
9 6 (16.22%) Skype for Business
9 6 (16.22%) Skype
10 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
10 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (13.51%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
10 5 (13.51%) Coaching

Desktop Support 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 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.22%) Skype for Business
3 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) LAN
1 8 (21.62%) WAN
2 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 6 (16.22%) Skype
3 4 (10.81%) DHCP
4 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) FMCG
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
6 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
7 5 (13.51%) Android
7 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
7 5 (13.51%) Mac OS X
7 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
7 5 (13.51%) Windows Vista
8 3 (8.11%) Linux
9 1 (2.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Coaching
2 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
2 5 (13.51%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (8.11%) Application Packaging
4 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.41%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Change Management
5 1 (2.70%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.70%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) MCP
1 3 (8.11%) MCSE
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (37.84%) VMware
3 10 (27.03%) Citrix
4 6 (16.22%) Apple
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco
6 3 (8.11%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.70%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.70%) SAP
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