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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 168 205 210
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 21 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.58% 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 13
Median salary £28,000 £23,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.14% -7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £24,875
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.52%
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
3557 4377 4940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.75% 97.94% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3112 3606 3964
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 +37 16 £30,000 +27.65%
Bradford -5 3 £25,000 +3.09%
Pontefract - 2 £25,000 -
Desktop Support
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) ITIL
2 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
3 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 17 (43.59%) VMware
5 16 (41.03%) Finance
6 12 (30.77%) SCCM
7 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
9 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (23.08%) User Experience
9 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
9 9 (23.08%) Citrix
10 8 (20.51%) Office 365
11 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
11 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
12 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (15.38%) LAN
12 6 (15.38%) WAN
12 6 (15.38%) Cisco
12 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
13 5 (12.82%) Coaching
13 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
14 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
14 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
14 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
15 3 (7.69%) Windows 10

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 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Office 365
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) LAN
1 6 (15.38%) WAN
2 3 (7.69%) DNS
2 3 (7.69%) Skype
3 2 (5.13%) NAS
3 2 (5.13%) Network Security
3 2 (5.13%) VLAN
3 2 (5.13%) VoIP
4 1 (2.56%) DHCP
4 1 (2.56%) MPLS
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) User Experience
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.13%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.56%) FMCG
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
2 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
5 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.69%) Linux
7 3 (7.69%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.13%) Android
8 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
8 2 (5.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) ITIL
2 5 (12.82%) Coaching
2 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.13%) Application Packaging
5 2 (5.13%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.13%) Network Design
5 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) Change Management
6 1 (2.56%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.56%) Migration
6 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.13%) CCNA
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) MCITP
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.13%) WSUS
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 17 (43.59%) VMware
3 9 (23.08%) Citrix
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco
5 3 (7.69%) Intel Security
5 3 (7.69%) Rackspace
6 2 (5.13%) Apple
6 2 (5.13%) HP
6 2 (5.13%) Mitel
6 2 (5.13%) MobileIron
6 2 (5.13%) Synology
6 2 (5.13%) Veeam
7 1 (2.56%) Avaya
7 1 (2.56%) Dell
7 1 (2.56%) SAP