The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Desktop Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support Engineer
England / North West
Rank 236 216 244
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 11 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 18
Median salary £19,000 £23,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.14% +4.44%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5782 5407 6655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.66% 96.61% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4823 4541 5512
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 £24,364 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
Cheshire +15 9 £19,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £29,000 -
Desktop Support Engineer
England

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 North West region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Intel
3 11 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 11 (50.00%) MS Office
3 11 (50.00%) Fat Client
4 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
6 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 4 (18.18%) LAN
6 4 (18.18%) WAN
7 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.64%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (9.09%) Firewall
8 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (9.09%) VMware
8 2 (9.09%) Office 365
9 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.55%) Veeam
9 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (4.55%) Degree
9 1 (4.55%) WSUS
9 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
9 1 (4.55%) NetApp

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) LAN
1 4 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 11 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Intel
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) Sophos
4 1 (4.55%) Veeam
Oldham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago