The median annual salary for a Desktop Support Technician was - in advertised job vacancies in the South 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 Support Technician
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 231 248
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Technician 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.097% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.099% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Median salary - £21,233 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.24%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5151 5050 5839
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.06% 97.62% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4281 4276 4924
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
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 South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Technician in the South West

Desktop Support Technician
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support Technician in the South West