The median annual salary for a Desktop Support Technician was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support Technician
England / Yorkshire
Rank 236 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Technician 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.019% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £25,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £19,315 £24,000
% change year-on-year +24.25% -19.52%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5168 6324 7288
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.66% 97.22% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4499 5259 5893
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Desktop Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Technician in Yorkshire

Desktop Support Technician
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support Technician in Yorkshire

Desktop Support Technician
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Technician within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
West Yorkshire - 1 £25,500 -
Desktop Support Technician
England

Desktop Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Desktop Support 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 Yorkshire region featuring Desktop Support Technician in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
5 1 (20.00%) Apple
5 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (20.00%) Process Management
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) MS Project
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (20.00%) MobileIron
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Desktop Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Fintech
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (20.00%) MobileIron