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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 269 295 287
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 45 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 27
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,750 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+7.29% -4.00%
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
9698 10369 10363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.24% 92.70% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8264 8719 9211
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 71 (93.42%) Windows
2 43 (56.58%) Active Directory
3 42 (55.26%) Windows 7
4 40 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 39 (51.32%) Finance
6 34 (44.74%) Blackberry
7 31 (40.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 29 (38.16%) Cisco
8 29 (38.16%) Citrix
9 27 (35.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (34.21%) VMware
11 24 (31.58%) XenApp
12 22 (28.95%) ITIL
12 22 (28.95%) MS Exchange
13 20 (26.32%) MS Excel
13 20 (26.32%) MS Office
13 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (25.00%) Xen
14 19 (25.00%) MCSE
14 19 (25.00%) MCSA
14 19 (25.00%) Reuters
15 18 (23.68%) Wyse
15 18 (23.68%) Hyper-V
15 18 (23.68%) FactSet
16 17 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (15.79%) Windows 8
19 10 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
20 9 (11.84%) TCP/IP
20 9 (11.84%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 31 (40.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 22 (28.95%) MS Exchange
3 10 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (26.32%) MS Office
1 20 (26.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Front Arena
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.32%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Google Apps
2 3 (3.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) TCP/IP
2 7 (9.21%) DNS
2 7 (9.21%) DHCP
3 3 (3.95%) VPN
3 3 (3.95%) Firewall
3 3 (3.95%) IP Telephony
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.63%) LAN
4 2 (2.63%) VoIP
4 2 (2.63%) WAN
5 1 (1.32%) ADSL
5 1 (1.32%) SAN
5 1 (1.32%) Network Security
5 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 39 (51.32%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Banking
3 7 (9.21%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Marketing
5 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.32%) Back Office
6 1 (1.32%) Electronics
6 1 (1.32%) Law
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 34 (44.74%) Blackberry
2 7 (9.21%) Hedge funds
3 3 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) iPhone
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) DTV
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Equities
5 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 71 (93.42%) Windows
2 42 (55.26%) Windows 7
3 17 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (15.79%) Windows 8
6 8 (10.53%) Linux
7 7 (9.21%) Windows XP
7 7 (9.21%) Mac OS X
8 6 (7.89%) Android
9 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.95%) Mac OS
10 3 (3.95%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.63%) UNIX
11 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.63%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) ITIL
2 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
3 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 4 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 3 (3.95%) Asset Management
4 3 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (2.63%) Fault Management
6 1 (1.32%) Time Management
6 1 (1.32%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.32%) Change Control
6 1 (1.32%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.32%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.32%) Line Management
6 1 (1.32%) Information Security
6 1 (1.32%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.32%) Document Management
6 1 (1.32%) IT Governance
6 1 (1.32%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.32%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) VBScript
2 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (35.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (25.00%) MCSE
2 19 (25.00%) MCSA
3 6 (7.89%) MCITP
3 6 (7.89%) Degree
4 5 (6.58%) MCTS
5 2 (2.63%) CCNA
5 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.32%) MOS
6 1 (1.32%) MCDST
6 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.32%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 43 (56.58%) Active Directory
2 24 (31.58%) XenApp
3 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (25.00%) Xen
5 18 (23.68%) Hyper-V
6 5 (6.58%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) SCCM
2 3 (3.95%) WSUS
3 2 (2.63%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.32%) DameWare
4 1 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.32%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.32%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 40 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 29 (38.16%) Cisco
2 29 (38.16%) Citrix
3 26 (34.21%) VMware
4 19 (25.00%) Reuters
5 18 (23.68%) Wyse
5 18 (23.68%) FactSet
6 6 (7.89%) Juniper
7 5 (6.58%) Apple
8 4 (5.26%) Avaya
8 4 (5.26%) Mitel
9 3 (3.95%) Altiris
9 3 (3.95%) LANDesk
9 3 (3.95%) Intel
10 2 (2.63%) Symantec
10 2 (2.63%) HP
10 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.63%) McAfee
10 2 (2.63%) Sophos
11 1 (1.32%) Fujitsu Siemens
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