The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 200 240
Rank change year-on-year +1 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 32 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.60% 0.62% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.64% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 22
Median salary £24,000 £24,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.04% -10.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £35,300 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £26,500 £26,500

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 5213 5479 6662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.64% 97.70% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4369 4626 5480
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Desktop Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Yorkshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Yorkshire

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Support in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Desktop Support in Yorkshire

Desktop Support
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +19 23 £25,250 +4.12% 4
East Yorkshire -14 5 £22,000 -10.20%
South Yorkshire -14 1 £27,500 -
Desktop Support
England

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Desktop Support 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 in the job title.

1 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 33 (66.00%) Active Directory
3 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (48.00%) SCCM
5 21 (42.00%) Microsoft Office
6 20 (40.00%) ITIL
7 18 (36.00%) MS Exchange
8 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
8 16 (32.00%) Citrix
8 16 (32.00%) Windows 7
9 13 (26.00%) VMware
10 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (20.00%) Mac OS
12 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
12 9 (18.00%) ITSM
12 9 (18.00%) DNS
12 9 (18.00%) DHCP
12 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (18.00%) Windows 8
13 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
13 8 (16.00%) Cisco
13 8 (16.00%) Windows XP
13 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
14 7 (14.00%) Apple
14 7 (14.00%) Linux
14 7 (14.00%) VPN
14 7 (14.00%) Data Centre
14 7 (14.00%) Apple iOS

Desktop Support Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.00%) Confluence
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (42.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (18.00%) DHCP
2 9 (18.00%) DNS
3 7 (14.00%) VPN
4 6 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (12.00%) HTTP
4 6 (12.00%) SMTP
4 6 (12.00%) SNMP
5 2 (4.00%) Firewall
5 2 (4.00%) LAN
5 2 (4.00%) VoIP
5 2 (4.00%) WAN
5 2 (4.00%) Wireless
6 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) JIRA
1 6 (12.00%) NetBeans
1 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.00%) Publishing
2 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) RESTful
2 1 (2.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) RSA SecurID
3 4 (8.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (2.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 16 (32.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 9 (18.00%) Windows 8
5 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
5 8 (16.00%) Windows XP
6 7 (14.00%) Apple iOS
6 7 (14.00%) Linux
6 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (12.00%) Android
8 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (6.00%) Mac OS X
9 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (6.00%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) ITSM
3 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.00%) Application Packaging
4 6 (12.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (12.00%) OO
4 6 (12.00%) OOD
4 6 (12.00%) Scrum
4 6 (12.00%) Service Management
4 6 (12.00%) Software Distribution
4 6 (12.00%) TDD
4 6 (12.00%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.00%) Time Management
6 3 (6.00%) Business Development
7 2 (4.00%) Line Management
7 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.00%) Process Management
8 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.00%) C
2 6 (12.00%) C++
2 6 (12.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (12.00%) Degree
3 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (8.00%) MCSA
4 3 (6.00%) A+ Certification
4 3 (6.00%) MCDST
4 3 (6.00%) MCITP
5 1 (2.00%) CCNA
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (66.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.00%) Docker
3 6 (12.00%) VirtualBox
4 4 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 24 (48.00%) SCCM
2 6 (12.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.00%) Citrix
3 13 (26.00%) VMware
4 8 (16.00%) Cisco
5 7 (14.00%) Apple
6 6 (12.00%) Oracle
7 3 (6.00%) LANDesk
8 2 (4.00%) Avaya
9 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension + healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago