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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 211 229 254
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 22 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.35% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 25
Median salary £28,000 £23,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.14% -4.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £23,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £32,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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
5183 6061 7217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.66% 97.65% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4484 4987 5888
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 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 +30 20 £28,000 +19.14%
North Yorkshire -4 1 £23,000 -10.67%
Desktop Support
England

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 36 (70.59%) Windows
2 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
3 26 (50.98%) Active Directory
4 22 (43.14%) VMware
5 19 (37.25%) ITIL
6 16 (31.37%) Finance
6 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (31.37%) Windows Server
7 12 (23.53%) MS Office
7 12 (23.53%) SCCM
8 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
9 10 (19.61%) Citrix
10 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
10 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (17.65%) User Experience
11 8 (15.69%) Office 365
11 8 (15.69%) Linux
12 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (13.73%) Windows 8
12 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V
13 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (11.76%) LAN
13 6 (11.76%) VoIP
13 6 (11.76%) WAN
13 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
13 6 (11.76%) Cisco
13 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
14 5 (9.80%) Coaching

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 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) MS Office
2 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Office 365
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) LAN
1 6 (11.76%) VoIP
1 6 (11.76%) WAN
2 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.84%) SAN
4 3 (5.88%) DNS
4 3 (5.88%) Skype
5 2 (3.92%) NAS
5 2 (3.92%) Network Security
5 2 (3.92%) VLAN
6 1 (1.96%) DHCP
6 1 (1.96%) Internet
6 1 (1.96%) Intranet
6 1 (1.96%) MPLS
6 1 (1.96%) Wireless
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Back Office
2 2 (3.92%) Games
2 2 (3.92%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) User Experience
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.92%) Replication
4 1 (1.96%) Fintech
4 1 (1.96%) FMCG
4 1 (1.96%) iSeries
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 36 (70.59%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) Windows Server
3 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (15.69%) Linux
6 7 (13.73%) Windows 8
6 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (9.80%) Unix
7 5 (9.80%) Windows XP
8 4 (7.84%) CentOS
8 4 (7.84%) Ubuntu
9 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
9 3 (5.88%) Windows 10
9 3 (5.88%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.92%) Android
10 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) ITIL
2 5 (9.80%) Coaching
2 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
3 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 2 (3.92%) Application Packaging
5 2 (3.92%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile First
5 2 (3.92%) Network Design
5 2 (3.92%) Project Management
6 1 (1.96%) Change Management
6 1 (1.96%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (1.96%) Data Management
6 1 (1.96%) Migration
6 1 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.96%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.92%) CCNA
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.92%) MCITP
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 26 (50.98%) Active Directory
2 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) SCCM
2 3 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.92%) WSUS
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
2 22 (43.14%) VMware
3 10 (19.61%) Citrix
4 6 (11.76%) Cisco
5 4 (7.84%) Apple
5 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.88%) Intel Security
6 3 (5.88%) Rackspace
7 2 (3.92%) HP
7 2 (3.92%) Mitel
7 2 (3.92%) MobileIron
7 2 (3.92%) Synology
7 2 (3.92%) Veeam
8 1 (1.96%) Avaya
8 1 (1.96%) Dell
8 1 (1.96%) IBM
8 1 (1.96%) Lotus
8 1 (1.96%) SAP