The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 250 214 219
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 5 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.068% 0.056% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.059% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Average salary £24,500 £27,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £19,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £33,400 £29,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
Desktop Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7072 5064 5710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.49% 94.67% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5612 4025 4699
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -27 4 £24,000 -22.58% 2
North Yorkshire -18 1 £26,500 +47.22% 1
Desktop Support Engineer
England

Desktop Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Desktop Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Mitel
5 1 (12.50%) MCDST
5 1 (12.50%) MCITP
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Military
5 1 (12.50%) Fedora
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 1 (12.50%) MCSE
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) IMAP4
5 1 (12.50%) POP3
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Desktop Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Desktop Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) IMAP4
1 1 (12.50%) POP3
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Military
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Fedora
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCDST
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Mitel
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago