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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank 57 62 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.58% 0.21% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.21% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £52,500 £29,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.03% +8.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £29,000 £19,150
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £29,000 £30,850
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,150
% change year-on-year
- +3.51%
Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
498 470 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.77% 97.71% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 430 415 478
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,450 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Support
Merseyside

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Liverpool

Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) ITIL
3 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (50.00%) Citrix
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (50.00%) MCDST
4 8 (40.00%) MCP
5 7 (35.00%) IIS
5 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (35.00%) Web Services
5 7 (35.00%) Legal
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) LANDesk
5 7 (35.00%) XenApp
5 7 (35.00%) XenServer
5 7 (35.00%) XenDesktop
6 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
6 6 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (25.00%) SCCM
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
8 4 (20.00%) MS Office
8 4 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (20.00%) Firmware
8 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (20.00%) Process Management
8 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (15.00%) Android

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (35.00%) Legal
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (20.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (20.00%) Process Management
2 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Document Management
3 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (50.00%) MCDST
2 8 (40.00%) MCP
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) MCSA
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) XenApp
2 7 (35.00%) XenServer
2 7 (35.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Citrix
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) LANDesk
3 3 (15.00%) Reuters
3 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
Speke, Liverpool
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £17,000 to £21,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 25 days ago