The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Technician
Rank - 256 225
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Technician 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.013% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.014% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £20,500 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.12%
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -
Desktop Support Technician
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
7111 7267 5610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.52% 95.78% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5737 5745 4422
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Desktop Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Desktop Support Technician
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Desktop Support Technician Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Desktop Support Technician
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Desktop Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Android

Desktop Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Desktop Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware