The median annual salary for a Desktop Technician was £20,250 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Desktop Technician
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 270 233 255
Rank change year-on-year -37 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Technician 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.029% 0.054% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.055% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Median salary £20,250 £22,000 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.95% +12.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,750 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year +3.40% -  

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 6647 5415 6191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.61% 97.74% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5440 4595 5048
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Technician in the North West

Desktop Technician
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Desktop Technician in the North West

Desktop Technician
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Technician within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Cheshire -28 1 £20,500 -6.81% 1
Manchester - 1 £20,000 - 1
Desktop Technician
England

Desktop Technician Skill Set
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Desktop Technician 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 North West region featuring Desktop Technician in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing

Desktop Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) LANDesk
Altrincham, Cheshire
MOTT MACDONALD
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sandbach
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago