Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was £19,000 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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

Desktop Support
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 68 96
Rank change year-on-year +4 +28 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 17 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.52% 1.22% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 1.24% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 1
Warrington median annual salary £19,000 £19,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.83% -13.04%
Cheshire median annual salary £19,000 £22,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% -12.00% -2.91%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 656 563 961
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 97.33% 98.25% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 546 478 814
Warrington median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

Desktop Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings that featured Desktop Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Warrington

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Warrington

Desktop Support
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Support in Warrington over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Desktop Support in Warrington

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, 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 Warrington region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (58.82%) Fat Client
3 10 (58.82%) Thin Client
3 10 (58.82%) Intel
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 6 (35.29%) LAN
5 6 (35.29%) WAN
5 6 (35.29%) SCCM
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco
5 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
5 6 (35.29%) Windows 8
5 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
6 5 (29.41%) VPN
7 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
7 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
8 3 (17.65%) MPLS
8 3 (17.65%) VoIP
8 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
8 3 (17.65%) Skype
8 3 (17.65%) Network Management
8 3 (17.65%) Office 365
9 2 (11.76%) Break/Fix
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (11.76%) ITIL
9 2 (11.76%) MCP
9 2 (11.76%) MCSE
9 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
9 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared

Desktop Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) LAN
1 6 (35.29%) WAN
2 5 (29.41%) VPN
3 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) MPLS
4 3 (17.65%) Skype
4 3 (17.65%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Fat Client
1 10 (58.82%) Thin Client
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Network Management
2 2 (11.76%) Break/Fix
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCP
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Intel
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Apple