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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 229 241 236
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 25 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.40% 0.28% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.29% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 37
Median salary £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £20,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £27,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+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
6024 6911 7232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.46% 98.03% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5010 5551 5722
Median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,870 £52,500
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +2 13 £24,250 +3.19% 1
East Yorkshire +2 5 £24,500 +12.64%
North Yorkshire +7 4 £28,750 -17.85% 1
South Yorkshire +10 3 £18,500 -26.00%
Desktop Support
England

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (75.00%) Windows
2 26 (54.17%) Active Directory
3 22 (45.83%) ITIL
4 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 17 (35.42%) SCCM
6 16 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 15 (31.25%) DNS
8 14 (29.17%) Citrix
8 14 (29.17%) MCP
9 13 (27.08%) DHCP
10 11 (22.92%) MS Office
11 10 (20.83%) Windows XP
11 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (20.83%) VMware
11 10 (20.83%) ITIL V3
12 8 (16.67%) MCSE
12 8 (16.67%) MS Exchange
12 8 (16.67%) LAN
12 8 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (16.67%) XenApp
12 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
12 8 (16.67%) Incident Management
13 7 (14.58%) SLA
13 7 (14.58%) HP
13 7 (14.58%) Manufacturing
13 7 (14.58%) Windows Server
14 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (12.50%) Finance
14 6 (12.50%) Internet
14 6 (12.50%) Sophos

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 8 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.33%) IIS
3 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.92%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) DNS
2 13 (27.08%) DHCP
3 8 (16.67%) LAN
4 6 (12.50%) Internet
5 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.33%) VoIP
7 3 (6.25%) Firewall
8 2 (4.17%) HTTP
8 2 (4.17%) WLAN
9 1 (2.08%) Intranet
9 1 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (2.08%) Skype
9 1 (2.08%) VPN
9 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (14.58%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Back Office
4 2 (4.17%) Local Government
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Electronics
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.17%) iPhone
2 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Windows XP
3 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.58%) Windows Server
5 5 (10.42%) Android
6 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 4 (8.33%) Mac OS X
6 4 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.25%) Unix
8 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
8 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) ITIL V3
3 8 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 8 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (12.50%) Release Management
5 5 (10.42%) Project Management
6 4 (8.33%) CAD
6 4 (8.33%) Logistics
6 4 (8.33%) Time Management
7 2 (4.17%) Application Packaging
7 2 (4.17%) Fault Management
7 2 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.17%) Service Management
7 2 (4.17%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.08%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.08%) ITSM
8 1 (2.08%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) MCP
2 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (16.67%) MCSE
4 5 (10.42%) MCDST
5 4 (8.33%) Degree
6 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.67%) XenApp
3 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.33%) vSphere
4 3 (6.25%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (35.42%) SCCM
2 5 (10.42%) OpenView
3 1 (2.08%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.17%) Citrix
3 10 (20.83%) VMware
4 7 (14.58%) HP
5 6 (12.50%) Sophos
6 5 (10.42%) Cisco
7 4 (8.33%) LANDesk
7 4 (8.33%) MobileIron
8 2 (4.17%) Adobe
8 2 (4.17%) Apple
8 2 (4.17%) BMC
9 1 (2.08%) SAP
9 1 (2.08%) Wyse
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
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