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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 311 294 310
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 21 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 25
Average salary £31,500 £38,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.70% +35.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £26,550 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £75,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -
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
11159 11162 12086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.49% 93.34% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9370 9880 11062
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 39 (78.00%) Windows
2 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (48.00%) Finance
4 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (36.00%) MS Office
6 17 (34.00%) Windows XP
7 15 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 14 (28.00%) Blackberry
9 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
10 11 (22.00%) Citrix
11 10 (20.00%) Asset Management
12 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
12 9 (18.00%) Bloomberg
12 9 (18.00%) Degree
13 8 (16.00%) ITIL
13 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
13 8 (16.00%) HP
13 8 (16.00%) Reuters
13 8 (16.00%) SCCM
13 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
13 8 (16.00%) Hedge funds
14 7 (14.00%) Linux
14 7 (14.00%) VPN
14 7 (14.00%) iPad
15 6 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (12.00%) Back Office
15 6 (12.00%) VMware
15 6 (12.00%) Smartphone
15 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
15 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.00%) Lync
4 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (36.00%) MS Office
2 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.00%) VPN
3 6 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (10.00%) DNS
5 4 (8.00%) DHCP
6 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.00%) Firewall
6 1 (2.00%) LDAP
6 1 (2.00%) Broadband
6 1 (2.00%) LAN
6 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (48.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Back Office
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Front Office
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Blackberry
2 8 (16.00%) Hedge funds
3 7 (14.00%) iPad
4 6 (12.00%) Smartphone
5 5 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (8.00%) PDA
7 2 (4.00%) Derivative
7 2 (4.00%) BBC
7 2 (4.00%) iPhone
8 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.00%) New Media
8 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (78.00%) Windows
2 17 (34.00%) Windows XP
3 15 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.00%) Linux
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.00%) UNIX
8 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 8 (16.00%) ITIL
3 5 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 4 (8.00%) Migration
5 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.00%) Security Management
6 2 (4.00%) Release Management
7 1 (2.00%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.00%) Workflow
7 1 (2.00%) CRM
7 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.00%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.00%) VB
3 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.00%) VBScript
4 3 (6.00%) C#
4 3 (6.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.00%) MCITP
5 2 (4.00%) CCNA
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.00%) MCTS
6 1 (2.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.00%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) Citrix
3 9 (18.00%) Bloomberg
4 8 (16.00%) HP
4 8 (16.00%) Reuters
5 6 (12.00%) VMware
6 5 (10.00%) Dell
6 5 (10.00%) Cisco
6 5 (10.00%) Apple
7 2 (4.00%) Polycom
7 2 (4.00%) Juniper
7 2 (4.00%) AppSense
7 2 (4.00%) Altiris
8 1 (2.00%) FFastFill
8 1 (2.00%) Symantec
8 1 (2.00%) Remedy
8 1 (2.00%) McAfee
8 1 (2.00%) Sophos
8 1 (2.00%) Lotus
8 1 (2.00%) Avaya
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