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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 167 185 181
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 11 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.31% 0.37% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.38% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 29
Median salary £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,550 £35,100
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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
3441 4160 4360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 98.03% 97.36% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2990 3517 3587
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +32 11 £27,500 +17.02%
Desktop Support
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) ITIL
3 18 (51.43%) VMware
4 17 (48.57%) Finance
4 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
5 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (40.00%) SCCM
6 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (25.71%) Office 365
7 9 (25.71%) User Experience
8 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
8 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
9 7 (20.00%) Citrix
10 6 (17.14%) Cisco
10 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (17.14%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (17.14%) Windows 8
10 6 (17.14%) Windows 10
11 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
12 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
12 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
13 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
13 3 (8.57%) DNS
13 3 (8.57%) Intel Security
13 3 (8.57%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
13 3 (8.57%) 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 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Office 365
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) LAN
2 2 (5.71%) NAS
2 2 (5.71%) Network Security
2 2 (5.71%) VLAN
2 2 (5.71%) VoIP
2 2 (5.71%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) MPLS
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) User Experience
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Fintech
4 1 (2.86%) FMCG
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
3 6 (17.14%) Windows 10
3 6 (17.14%) Windows 8
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.57%) Coaching
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
3 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.71%) Application Packaging
4 2 (5.71%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) Network Design
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) Change Management
5 1 (2.86%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.71%) CCNA
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.71%) MCITP
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.71%) WSUS
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) VMware
2 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.00%) Citrix
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco
5 3 (8.57%) Intel Security
6 2 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) Mitel
6 2 (5.71%) MobileIron
6 2 (5.71%) Synology
6 2 (5.71%) Veeam
7 1 (2.86%) Avaya
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.86%) SAP