The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 67 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.45% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £27,000 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Desktop Engineer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
649 360 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.59% 91.60% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 576 322 386
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,100 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) XenServer
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
National Assembly for Wales
Salary: From £26,321 to £35,735 per annum - Pay Band: Management Band 2 (HEO)
Posted: 23 days ago