The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
North West / Cheshire
Rank 78 100 123
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 11 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.10% 0.30% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.31% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 0
Median salary £19,000 £20,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.43% -
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
963 1282 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.30% 96.75% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 772 1118 1459
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,999 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Desktop Support in the job title.

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Cheshire

Desktop Support
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
Warrington +18 11 £19,000 -
Desktop Support
North West

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Cheshire region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) MS Office
3 11 (73.33%) Intel
4 10 (66.67%) Fat Client
4 10 (66.67%) Thin Client
5 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) Sage
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 3 (20.00%) Android
6 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (20.00%) Office 365
7 2 (13.33%) VMware
8 1 (6.67%) Citrix
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (6.67%) VPN
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.67%) MCSA
8 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
8 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
8 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Server

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (86.67%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 10 (66.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Intel
2 3 (20.00%) Sage
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + training, vendor certification
Posted: 2 days ago