Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 63 97
Rank change year-on-year -1 +34 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 13 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.20% 1.70% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 1.79% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 3
Warrington median annual salary £24,500 £19,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.95% -72.86% +169.23%
Cheshire median annual salary £25,000 £19,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year +31.58% -34.48% -54.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Permanent vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 573 613 837
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 94.89% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 463 543 740
Warrington median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +11.43%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £53,250 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -

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 Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Office
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Intel
1 12 (92.31%) Thin Client
1 12 (92.31%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) Fault Management
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL

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:

Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Office
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Fat Client
1 12 (92.31%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Fault Management
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL
1 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Intel