The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 182 188 178
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.10% 0.049% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.052% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £21,650 £19,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.02% -44.28%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
3717 3867 3649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.75% 95.08% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3120 3193 3186
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 £18,000 -
Desktop Support Engineer
North West

Desktop Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Desktop Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Avaya
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (28.57%) MCITP
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Lync

Desktop Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Desktop Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) MPLS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Avaya
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