Period
to 24 February 2018

The median annual salary for a 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support was £23,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +159
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.091% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Cambridge median annual salary £23,000 - -
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £23,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3,194 2,196 2,915
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 97.13% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,338 1,807 2,395
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%

1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support in Cambridge

1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support in Cambridge.

Salary trend for 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support in Cambridge

1st/2nd Line Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region featuring 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10

1st/2nd Line Desktop Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory