The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 126 128 132
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 0.047% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.049% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Median salary £22,000 £20,500 £24,396
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -15.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £23,587
10% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £20,500 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -1.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1619 2053 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.91% 97.16% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1596 1762
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Cambridge +14 1 £34,000 +65.85% 1
Peterborough -5 1 £25,000 +21.95%
Desktop Engineer
East of England

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (25.00%) SaaS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (12.50%) PaaS
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) IaaS
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 1 (12.50%) Apple
5 1 (12.50%) C#

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) ADSL
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware