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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
England / Yorkshire
Rank 217 233 214
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 5 21 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.097% 0.33% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.34% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 48
Median salary £25,000 £24,250 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -6.73%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%

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
5057 6239 7143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.68% 96.97% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4329 5218 5898
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +20 5 £25,000 +3.09%
Desktop Support
England

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 19 (55.88%) VMware
4 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (50.00%) ITIL
5 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (35.29%) Finance
6 12 (35.29%) SCCM
6 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
7 8 (23.53%) Office 365
7 8 (23.53%) User Experience
8 7 (20.59%) MS Office
8 7 (20.59%) Windows 10
8 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
9 6 (17.65%) Windows 8
9 6 (17.65%) Cisco
9 6 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 6 (17.65%) VoIP
10 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
10 5 (14.71%) Citrix
10 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (11.76%) SAN
11 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
11 4 (11.76%) Unix
11 4 (11.76%) SQL
11 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
11 4 (11.76%) Linux
11 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu

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 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Office
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Office 365
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) VoIP
2 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) NAS
3 2 (5.88%) Network Security
3 2 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) MPLS
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) Wireless
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) User Experience
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Fintech
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.59%) Windows 10
3 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
4 6 (17.65%) Windows 8
5 4 (11.76%) CentOS
5 4 (11.76%) Linux
5 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
5 4 (11.76%) Unix
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
3 2 (5.88%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (5.88%) Network Design
3 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
4 1 (2.94%) Change Management
4 1 (2.94%) Line Management
4 1 (2.94%) Migration
4 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.94%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.88%) CCNA
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) MCITP
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 19 (55.88%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Cisco
4 5 (14.71%) Citrix
5 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) Intel Security
6 2 (5.88%) Mitel
6 2 (5.88%) MobileIron
6 2 (5.88%) Synology
6 2 (5.88%) Veeam
7 1 (2.94%) Apple
7 1 (2.94%) Avaya
7 1 (2.94%) Dell