The median annual salary for a Desktop Support Technician was - in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Desktop Support Technician
England / North West
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 230 248
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Technician 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.035% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.036% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £22,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £24,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year -2.04% +11.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6214 5517 6305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.75% 97.18% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5161 4671 5027
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Desktop Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Desktop Support Technician in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Technician in the North West

Desktop Support Technician
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support Technician in the North West.

Salary trend for Desktop Support Technician in the North West