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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 199 202 214
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 15 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.35% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.37% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 24
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,250 £31,750
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.85% +8.00%
Desktop Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4283 4874 5611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.18% 95.85% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3422 3771 3878
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Reading +6 5 £40,000 +45.45%
Slough +16 3 £25,000 -3.84%
Thatcham -2 3 £31,000 +24.00%
Maidenhead -11 3 £27,500 -
Desktop Engineer
South East

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Desktop 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 Berkshire region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 32 (82.05%) Active Directory
3 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 16 (41.03%) Windows 7
5 15 (38.46%) Windows Server
6 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
7 13 (33.33%) MS Office
8 12 (30.77%) Skype
9 11 (28.21%) Skype for Business
10 10 (25.64%) Asset Management
10 10 (25.64%) SharePoint
11 9 (23.08%) Mac OS X
11 9 (23.08%) Apple
11 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (20.51%) Apple iOS
12 8 (20.51%) ITIL
12 8 (20.51%) VPN
13 7 (17.95%) Office 365
13 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
13 7 (17.95%) Polycom
13 7 (17.95%) Samsung
14 6 (15.38%) Windows 10
14 6 (15.38%) Android
14 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (15.38%) SLA
14 6 (15.38%) Windows XP
15 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
15 5 (12.82%) Cisco
15 5 (12.82%) DameWare
15 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (28.21%) Skype for Business
2 10 (25.64%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.26%) IIS
5 3 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
2 13 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) Skype
2 8 (20.51%) VPN
3 4 (10.26%) DHCP
3 4 (10.26%) DNS
3 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.69%) Firewall
4 3 (7.69%) Internet
4 3 (7.69%) LAN
4 3 (7.69%) SSH
4 3 (7.69%) VoIP
5 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.56%) NAS
6 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) MS Access
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) XMPP
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.69%) React
2 3 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Driving Licence
2 4 (10.26%) Replication
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) iPhone
3 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.69%) Social Media
4 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.13%) iPad
4 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 16 (41.03%) Windows 7
3 15 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 9 (23.08%) Mac OS X
4 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (20.51%) Apple iOS
6 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
7 6 (15.38%) Android
7 6 (15.38%) Windows 10
7 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (15.38%) Windows XP
8 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (10.26%) Linux
9 4 (10.26%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.56%) CentOS
10 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Asset Management
2 8 (20.51%) ITIL
3 4 (10.26%) Patch Management
4 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.69%) Escalation Management
4 3 (7.69%) Line Management
4 3 (7.69%) MVC
4 3 (7.69%) Software Asset Management
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.13%) Service Management
6 1 (2.56%) CRM
6 1 (2.56%) ITSM
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) C#
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) CCDA
1 1 (2.56%) CCNA
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
1 1 (2.56%) MCSA
1 1 (2.56%) MCSE
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (82.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) DameWare
2 4 (10.26%) SCCM
3 2 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.56%) SafeCom
4 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) Apple
3 7 (17.95%) Polycom
3 7 (17.95%) Samsung
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco
5 3 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (5.13%) Bomgar
6 2 (5.13%) Dell
6 2 (5.13%) Dell KACE
6 2 (5.13%) Intel Security
6 2 (5.13%) Juniper
6 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.56%) Altiris
7 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.56%) Sophos
7 1 (2.56%) Sun
7 1 (2.56%) VMware