The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 120 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.20% 0.10% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £33,750 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.00%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1899 1804 2071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.81% 94.15% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1424 1814
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,426 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 2 £35,750 +48.95%
Marlow - 2 £33,750 -
Desktop Engineer
South East

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Desktop Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 1 (11.11%) DNS
7 1 (11.11%) SAN
7 1 (11.11%) Internet
7 1 (11.11%) Firewall
7 1 (11.11%) MCP
7 1 (11.11%) MCSE
7 1 (11.11%) VoIP
7 1 (11.11%) SMTP
7 1 (11.11%) HTTP
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) Migration
7 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
7 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
7 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Desktop Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) SMTP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) VMware