The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 282 315 299
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 24 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 25
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £24,200 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -3.84%
Desktop Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9717 11453 11180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.63% 92.43% 93.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8364 9594 9818
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 45 (78.95%) Windows
2 30 (52.63%) Finance
3 29 (50.88%) Microsoft
4 28 (49.12%) MS Office
5 27 (47.37%) Active Directory
5 27 (47.37%) Windows 7
6 19 (33.33%) Blackberry
7 18 (31.58%) ITIL
8 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
10 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
10 12 (21.05%) Citrix
11 11 (19.30%) MCSE
11 11 (19.30%) VMware
12 10 (17.54%) Cisco
13 9 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (14.04%) Reuters
14 8 (14.04%) Degree
14 8 (14.04%) XenApp
14 8 (14.04%) Windows 8
14 8 (14.04%) SCCM
14 8 (14.04%) Android
14 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (12.28%) Banking
15 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (10.53%) Windows XP
16 6 (10.53%) DHCP
16 6 (10.53%) MCSA
16 6 (10.53%) Xen

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.26%) Lync
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.75%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (49.12%) MS Office
2 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) DHCP
2 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.77%) Internet
3 4 (7.02%) Firewall
3 4 (7.02%) Wireless
3 4 (7.02%) VPN
3 4 (7.02%) DNS
4 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.51%) LAN
4 2 (3.51%) VoIP
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.51%) WAN
4 2 (3.51%) SAN
5 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.75%) Softphone
5 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.75%) WLAN
5 1 (1.75%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MSI
General
1 30 (52.63%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Law
3 3 (5.26%) Legal
3 3 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) French Language
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Advertising
5 1 (1.75%) Back Office
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.26%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.51%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) Wiki
6 1 (1.75%) PDA
6 1 (1.75%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Equities
6 1 (1.75%) DTV
6 1 (1.75%) iPad
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.75%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 45 (78.95%) Windows
2 27 (47.37%) Windows 7
3 8 (14.04%) Windows 8
3 8 (14.04%) Android
3 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 6 (10.53%) Apple iOS
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (5.26%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.51%) Linux
8 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.51%) Windows Phone
8 2 (3.51%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) ITIL
2 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
3 4 (7.02%) Asset Management
4 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.51%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (3.51%) Data Privacy
6 1 (1.75%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.75%) Line Management
6 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.75%) Software Delivery
6 1 (1.75%) Patch Management
6 1 (1.75%) Office Automation
6 1 (1.75%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.75%) Validation
6 1 (1.75%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.75%) IT Governance
6 1 (1.75%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.75%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.75%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.51%) VBScript
3 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (19.30%) MCSE
3 8 (14.04%) Degree
4 6 (10.53%) MCSA
5 4 (7.02%) MCITP
6 3 (5.26%) MCP
6 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.26%) MCDST
7 2 (3.51%) A+ Certification
7 2 (3.51%) CCNA
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.75%) MCTS
8 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.75%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
1 1 (1.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 27 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.04%) XenApp
3 6 (10.53%) Xen
4 5 (8.77%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.75%) vSphere
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) SCOM
2 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.75%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.75%) DameWare
Vendors
1 29 (50.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.05%) Citrix
3 11 (19.30%) VMware
4 10 (17.54%) Cisco
5 8 (14.04%) Reuters
6 5 (8.77%) Wyse
6 5 (8.77%) FactSet
7 4 (7.02%) Bloomberg
8 3 (5.26%) Apple
8 3 (5.26%) Avaya
8 3 (5.26%) Altiris
9 2 (3.51%) Google
9 2 (3.51%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.51%) Juniper
9 2 (3.51%) HP
9 2 (3.51%) Mitel
9 2 (3.51%) Remedy
9 2 (3.51%) Intel
10 1 (1.75%) Compaq
10 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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