The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 176 171 171
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 9 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% 0.31% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.32% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 23
Median salary £21,750 £25,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £28,000 £23,300
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +6.00%
Desktop Support
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
3526 3481 3868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.57% 96.75% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2986 2882 3151
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Manchester

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Desktop Support Salary Histogram in Manchester

Desktop Support
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 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Sale - 1 £25,000 -
Desktop Support
North West

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Desktop Support 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 in the job title.

1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 6 (28.57%) MS Office
6 6 (28.57%) ITIL
6 6 (28.57%) VPN
6 6 (28.57%) Citrix
7 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
8 4 (19.05%) LAN
8 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
8 4 (19.05%) Skype
8 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
9 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
10 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
10 2 (9.52%) Legal
10 2 (9.52%) DNS
10 2 (9.52%) VoIP
10 2 (9.52%) WLAN
10 2 (9.52%) WAN
10 2 (9.52%) DHCP
10 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
10 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (9.52%) Coaching

Desktop Support 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) VPN
2 4 (19.05%) LAN
2 4 (19.05%) Skype
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) VoIP
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) WLAN
4 1 (4.76%) Extranet
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (9.52%) Legal
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
1 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.76%) Android
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.52%) Coaching
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Data Management
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITSM
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) MCSA
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) AppSense
3 1 (4.76%) Dell
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) MobileIron
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) Sage
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago