The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Technician
Rank 257 218 220
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Technician 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.013% 0.035% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.036% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £20,500 £19,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.12% -15.21%
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.38%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7134 5515 5482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.73% 95.78% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5654 4356 4609
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Desktop Support Technician
England

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
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 Technician within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire -9 1 £20,500 +5.12%
Desktop Support Technician
England

Desktop Support Technician
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Desktop Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
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%) Citrix