The median annual salary for a Service Desk Technician was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Service Desk Technician
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 228 252
Rank change year-on-year 0 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 2 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.037% 0.16% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.16% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 6
Median salary £22,000 £23,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +21.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,250 £22,000 £19,500
% change year-on-year +1.13% +12.82%  

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 5297 5545 6715
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.68% 97.71% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4451 4684 5528
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 £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Service Desk Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire that featured Service Desk Technician in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Technician in Yorkshire

Service Desk Technician
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Service Desk Technician in Yorkshire

Service Desk 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 Service Desk Technician within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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 +4 1 £22,000 -4.34% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Service Desk Technician
England

Service Desk Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Service Desk 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 Service Desk Technician in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) MicroStation
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server

Service Desk Technician 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MicroStation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
Bradford, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
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