The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 299 290 313
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 27 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.24% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 14
Average salary £32,500 £32,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £23,300 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £51,750 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11226 11158 12260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.28% 93.11% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9412 9778 11182
Average salary £52,500 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,200 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Engineer
London

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014, 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 51 (86.44%) Windows
2 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
3 24 (40.68%) Finance
4 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
5 21 (35.59%) MS Office
6 19 (32.20%) Windows 7
7 18 (30.51%) Windows XP
8 16 (27.12%) SCCM
9 15 (25.42%) Blackberry
10 12 (20.34%) MS Excel
11 11 (18.64%) MS Exchange
11 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
11 11 (18.64%) Citrix
11 11 (18.64%) PowerShell
11 11 (18.64%) Asset Management
12 10 (16.95%) Degree
13 9 (15.25%) Apple
13 9 (15.25%) Bloomberg
13 9 (15.25%) VPN
14 8 (13.56%) SLA
14 8 (13.56%) ITIL
14 8 (13.56%) Reuters
14 8 (13.56%) iPad
14 8 (13.56%) Hedge funds
15 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (11.86%) HP
15 7 (11.86%) Linux
15 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
16 6 (10.17%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 11 (18.64%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.78%) Lync
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (35.59%) MS Office
2 12 (20.34%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.69%) assyst
1 1 (1.69%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
2 9 (15.25%) VPN
3 6 (10.17%) DNS
3 6 (10.17%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (6.78%) LDAP
4 4 (6.78%) DHCP
5 3 (5.08%) SMS
6 2 (3.39%) LAN
6 2 (3.39%) WAN
6 2 (3.39%) Firewall
7 1 (1.69%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.69%) VoIP
7 1 (1.69%) ADSL
7 1 (1.69%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 24 (40.68%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Back Office
3 3 (5.08%) Front Office
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Law
5 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Web Services
2 4 (6.78%) .NET
3 2 (3.39%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Blackberry
2 8 (13.56%) iPad
2 8 (13.56%) Hedge funds
3 6 (10.17%) Smartphone
4 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.47%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (6.78%) PDA
6 3 (5.08%) iPhone
7 2 (3.39%) Derivative
7 2 (3.39%) BBC
8 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.69%) New Media
8 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 51 (86.44%) Windows
2 19 (32.20%) Windows 7
3 18 (30.51%) Windows XP
4 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (11.86%) Linux
5 5 (8.47%) Mac OS X
5 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.39%) UNIX
8 1 (1.69%) Android
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) Asset Management
2 8 (13.56%) ITIL
3 5 (8.47%) Migration
3 5 (8.47%) Investment Management
4 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (5.08%) Information Security
5 3 (5.08%) Security Management
5 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.08%) DevOps
6 2 (3.39%) Release Management
7 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.69%) Workflow
7 1 (1.69%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.69%) Fault Management
7 1 (1.69%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.69%) CRM
7 1 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.69%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) PowerShell
2 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.17%) C#
4 4 (6.78%) VB
4 4 (6.78%) SQL
5 3 (5.08%) VBScript
5 3 (5.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.47%) MCITP
4 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.08%) CCNA
5 2 (3.39%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.39%) MCTS
6 1 (1.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.39%) XenApp
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (27.12%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.69%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.64%) Citrix
3 9 (15.25%) Apple
3 9 (15.25%) Bloomberg
4 8 (13.56%) Reuters
5 7 (11.86%) HP
6 5 (8.47%) VMware
6 5 (8.47%) Dell
6 5 (8.47%) Cisco
7 2 (3.39%) Intel
7 2 (3.39%) Avaya
7 2 (3.39%) Juniper
7 2 (3.39%) Polycom
7 2 (3.39%) AppSense
7 2 (3.39%) Altiris
8 1 (1.69%) FFastFill
8 1 (1.69%) Lotus
8 1 (1.69%) Fidessa
8 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.69%) Symantec
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 per annum + IT Training & pension
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £26 - £30 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
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Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago