£22,240
Avg. Salary
£9.25
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£700

Bonus

£150

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Desktop Support Technician is £9.25 per hour.

The average pay for a Desktop Support Technician is £22,240 per year.

10%
£6.30
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£9.25
50%
£19.65
90%
90%
MEDIAN £9.25
10%
£16k
10%
£22k
50%
£30k
90%
90%
MEDIAN £22,240
£15,687 - £29,757
£16K
£22K
£30K
MEDIAN: £22,240
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50%
90%
£6.30 - £19.65
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MEDIAN: £9.25
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50%
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£0£30K
Salary £15,687 - £29,757
Bonus £61.83 - £5,017
Profit Sharing £150
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£15,246 - £30,610
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 20 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 225
Hourly Data £0£34
Hourly Rate £6.30 - £19.65
Overtime £14.48
Annual Data £0£30K
Bonus £61.83 - £5,017
Profit Sharing £150
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£15,246 - £30,610
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 20 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

Job Description for Desktop Support Technician

Desktop support technicians are usually the first people who are called when something goes wrong with a desktop computer in their company or the company's network. The duties range from remote desktop assistance to providing support over the telephone to troubleshooting issues that arise with computers. Desktop support technicians must prioritize the issues they receive. For example, a computer that completely crashes is usually considered a high priority over someone who can't figure out how to send an email.

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Desktop Support Technician Tasks
  • Format, install, set up, maintain, and troubleshoot desktop and laptop computers with and for end users.
  • Coordinate with vendors to resolve problems.
  • Add or replace memory, new keyboards, motherboards, and other components.
  • Set up and troubleshoot domains, user accounts and software accounts.
  • Configure, test, and troubleshoot network connectivity and wireless access for local and remote computers or devices.

Desktop Support Technician Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

12%

National Average: £22,259

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Desktop Support Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Desktop Support Technician?

Desktop Support Technician in London:
"Culture."
Pros: I enjoy the exposure to new technology and close knit team.
Cons: Business services, as a whole, are not valued or seen in good light by the rest of the business as a whole. Furthermore, perks, pay, benefits and culture all cast business services as second class citizens.

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Key Stats for Desktop Support Technician

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Desktop Support Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲20%

▲14%

National Average
₤22,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Desktop Support Technician Salaries

Information Technology (IT) Support
▲6%


Windows Operating System General Use
▼0%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼0%

National Average
₤22,000


Network Support
▼14%

Microsoft Office
▼33%

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 21%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
no benefits
None: 68%