The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria 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 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 Cumbria region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44 47 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 88.00% 94.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 51
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,071 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Desktop Support
North West

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Cumbria

Desktop Support
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft