Period
to 13 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Desktop Technician was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

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

Desktop Technician
South West > Somerset
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Technician 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.23% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Somerset median annual salary £25,500 - -
South West median annual salary £25,500 £23,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year +10.87% -20.00% +12.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 1261 1272 1217
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 97.32% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 1090 1042
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,725 £24,610 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

Desktop Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings that featured Desktop Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Technician in Somerset

Desktop Technician
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Desktop Technician in Somerset

Desktop Technician
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Technician within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 3 £25,500 -
Desktop Technician
South West

Desktop Technician Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Somerset region featuring Desktop Technician in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Skype
1 3 (100.00%) vCenter Server

Desktop Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Skype
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam
1 3 (100.00%) VMware