The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Technician
Rank 256 - 219
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Technician 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.014% - 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% - 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £22,000 - £19,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £25,250 £23,250
% change year-on-year
-12.87% +8.60%
Desktop Technician
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
7152 6692 5497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.68% 95.22% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5841 5211 4450
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Technician in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Desktop Technician
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Desktop Technician Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Desktop Technician
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Technician within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 1 £22,000 -
Desktop Technician
England

Desktop Technician
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Desktop Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Technician in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) MCDST
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Internet

Desktop Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Desktop Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCDST
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft