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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Technician
Rank 262 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Technician 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.027% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £21,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £25,750 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-14.56% +9.57%
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
7170 5033 5663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.51% 94.73% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5715 4011 4667
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 October 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 - 1 £22,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £20,500 -
Desktop Support Technician
England

Desktop Support Technician
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (50.00%) Android

Desktop Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCDST
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) LANDesk