The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 201 256 232
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 28 10 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.14% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.15% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 26
Median salary £27,500 £24,690 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.38% +9.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £35,000 £25,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +6.00%
Desktop Support
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
5446 6746 6921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 98.23% 97.80% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4585 5541 5508
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region that featured Desktop Support in the job title.

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Desktop Support
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
West Yorkshire +29 16 £30,000 +20.00%
South Yorkshire +21 8 £27,500 +12.24%
East Yorkshire - 3 £24,500 -
North Yorkshire +23 1 £25,000 +31.57%
Desktop Support
England

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Yorkshire region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 39 (78.00%) Windows
2 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (52.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (34.00%) MS Office
5 14 (28.00%) LAN
6 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
7 11 (22.00%) ITIL
7 11 (22.00%) Windows 7
7 11 (22.00%) SCCM
8 10 (20.00%) Apple iOS
8 10 (20.00%) Android
8 10 (20.00%) Citrix
8 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (18.00%) DNS
9 9 (18.00%) Mac OS X
9 9 (18.00%) Apple
9 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (18.00%) Windows XP
9 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (16.00%) Skype for Business
10 8 (16.00%) Office 365
10 8 (16.00%) WAN
10 8 (16.00%) DHCP
10 8 (16.00%) MCP
10 8 (16.00%) MCSE
10 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
10 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (16.00%) VMware
10 8 (16.00%) Windows Server
11 7 (14.00%) Blackberry

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.00%) Skype for Business
3 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (34.00%) MS Office
2 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.00%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Office 365
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) LAN
2 9 (18.00%) DNS
3 8 (16.00%) DHCP
3 8 (16.00%) WAN
4 6 (12.00%) Skype
5 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.00%) Intranet
6 3 (6.00%) Wireless
7 2 (4.00%) VPN
7 2 (4.00%) WLAN
8 1 (2.00%) Internet
8 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (12.00%) Back Office
1 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Legal
3 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Games
4 2 (4.00%) Law
4 2 (4.00%) Online Betting
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) iPhone
3 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (78.00%) Windows
2 11 (22.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (20.00%) Android
3 10 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (18.00%) Mac OS X
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.00%) Windows XP
5 8 (16.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (12.00%) Windows Vista
7 4 (8.00%) Linux
8 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (10.00%) Project Management
4 4 (8.00%) CAD
4 4 (8.00%) Coaching
4 4 (8.00%) Logistics
4 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.00%) Application Packaging
5 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (4.00%) Mobile First
6 2 (4.00%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.00%) Time Management
7 1 (2.00%) ISMS
7 1 (2.00%) Open Source
7 1 (2.00%) Release Management
7 1 (2.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) MCP
1 8 (16.00%) MCSE
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.00%) MCDST
3 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) Citrix
3 9 (18.00%) Apple
4 8 (16.00%) VMware
5 4 (8.00%) LANDesk
5 4 (8.00%) MobileIron
6 3 (6.00%) Rackspace
7 2 (4.00%) Adobe
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco
8 1 (2.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) Sophos
8 1 (2.00%) Wyse