The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank - 122 131
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.24% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.24% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.85% +8.00%
Desktop Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1099 1650 1820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.95% 97.46% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1355 1455
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cheshire region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (75.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Intel
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix