The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Crewe region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank - 31 39
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe - 1.50% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.52% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £15,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,150
% change year-on-year
- +3.51%
Job Titles Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101 132 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 99.02% 99.25% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 65 89 253
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Support
Cheshire

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Crewe

Desktop Support
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe region that cited Desktop Support 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 in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe region that cited Desktop Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft