The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Desktop Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 205 179 194
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.11% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £25,500 £42,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +88.88%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,250 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +2.94%
Desktop Support Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3671 3407 4129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.25% 95.62% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3210 2818 3525
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stockport - 3 £25,500 -
Salford - 1 £22,000 -
Desktop Support Engineer
North West

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Desktop Support Engineer 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 Manchester region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft