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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 212 244 214
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 26 10 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.45% 0.15% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.15% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 22
Median salary £29,500 £24,845 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.73% +10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £37,500 £25,950
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
5631 6563 6995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 98.12% 97.72% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4650 5408 5515
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 17 £32,000 +16.36% 3
South Yorkshire +14 5 £24,500 -
North Yorkshire +23 2 £23,000 +21.05% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £29,000 -
Desktop Support
England

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 43 (76.79%) Windows
2 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 30 (53.57%) Active Directory
4 22 (39.29%) MS Office
5 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 14 (25.00%) LAN
6 13 (23.21%) VMware
7 12 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 12 (21.43%) Windows Server
8 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (19.64%) ITIL
8 11 (19.64%) Citrix
9 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (17.86%) Android
9 10 (17.86%) SCCM
9 10 (17.86%) Apple iOS
9 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (16.07%) Mac OS X
11 8 (14.29%) Apple
11 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (14.29%) WAN
11 8 (14.29%) MCP
11 8 (14.29%) MCSE
11 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 8 (14.29%) Office 365
12 7 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
12 7 (12.50%) Skype
12 7 (12.50%) Skype for Business
12 7 (12.50%) SharePoint

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 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (39.29%) MS Office
2 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.57%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Office 365
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) LAN
2 8 (14.29%) WAN
3 7 (12.50%) DNS
3 7 (12.50%) Skype
3 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.71%) DHCP
5 3 (5.36%) Intranet
6 2 (3.57%) SAN
6 2 (3.57%) VoIP
6 2 (3.57%) Wireless
6 2 (3.57%) WLAN
7 1 (1.79%) Internet
7 1 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
1 7 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.93%) Back Office
3 3 (5.36%) Legal
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Games
4 2 (3.57%) Law
4 2 (3.57%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.57%) iPhone
3 2 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.79%) FMCG
4 1 (1.79%) iSeries
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (76.79%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (17.86%) Android
4 10 (17.86%) Apple iOS
4 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (16.07%) Mac OS X
6 7 (12.50%) Linux
6 7 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 6 (10.71%) Windows Vista
8 5 (8.93%) Windows 8
9 3 (5.36%) Unix
10 2 (3.57%) CentOS
10 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) ITIL
2 7 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (10.71%) Problem Management
4 5 (8.93%) Coaching
4 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
4 5 (8.93%) Project Management
5 4 (7.14%) CAD
5 4 (7.14%) Logistics
6 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.57%) Application Packaging
7 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.57%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.57%) Mobile First
7 2 (3.57%) Time Management
8 1 (1.79%) Data Loss Prevention
8 1 (1.79%) Data Management
8 1 (1.79%) ISMS
8 1 (1.79%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.79%) Software Distribution
8 1 (1.79%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) MCP
1 8 (14.29%) MCSE
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.93%) MCDST
3 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.57%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) SCCM
2 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.21%) VMware
3 11 (19.64%) Citrix
4 8 (14.29%) Apple
5 4 (7.14%) LANDesk
5 4 (7.14%) MobileIron
6 3 (5.36%) Rackspace
7 2 (3.57%) Adobe
7 2 (3.57%) Cisco
7 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.79%) HP
8 1 (1.79%) IBM
8 1 (1.79%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.79%) Lotus
8 1 (1.79%) SAP
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Salary: Up to £21,500 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago