The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 118 123 122
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 8 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.43% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.11% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 4
Average salary £24,500 - £21,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,500 £24,250
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.03%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1772 1768 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.15% 94.65% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1381 1486
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Desktop Support Analyst
North West

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Trend in Cheshire

Desktop Support Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Runcorn - 5 £24,000 -
Crewe - 2 £25,000 -
Desktop Support Analyst
North West

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Desktop Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) MCP
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) MCSE
2 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 5 (62.50%) MCDST
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) ISA Server
4 3 (37.50%) Symantec
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
5 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) MCSA
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Desktop Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCP
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) MCDST
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft