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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 293 315 308
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 24 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.22% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 36
Average salary £28,500 £30,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.55% +7.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,630 £27,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £75,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,250 £25,000 £25,125
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -0.49%
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
10451 11344 11110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.82% 93.11% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9105 9745 10127
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 31 (72.09%) Windows
2 22 (51.16%) Active Directory
3 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
4 15 (34.88%) Finance
5 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
6 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
7 10 (23.26%) MS Office
7 10 (23.26%) Blackberry
8 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
8 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (18.60%) Windows XP
9 8 (18.60%) Citrix
10 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (16.28%) ITIL
11 6 (13.95%) SCCM
11 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
11 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
11 6 (13.95%) Banking
11 6 (13.95%) Degree
12 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
12 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
12 5 (11.63%) Apple
12 5 (11.63%) Bloomberg
12 5 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
13 4 (9.30%) Firewall
13 4 (9.30%) Reuters
13 4 (9.30%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.65%) Lync
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
2 10 (23.26%) MS Office
3 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Eikon
2 1 (2.33%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.30%) VPN
2 4 (9.30%) DNS
2 4 (9.30%) Firewall
3 3 (6.98%) IP Telephony
3 3 (6.98%) DHCP
4 2 (4.65%) LAN
4 2 (4.65%) VoIP
4 2 (4.65%) WAN
5 1 (2.33%) ADSL
5 1 (2.33%) Internet
5 1 (2.33%) VLAN
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) JIRA
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) Electronics
5 1 (2.33%) Front Office
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.98%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) BBC
3 2 (4.65%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.65%) PDA
3 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.65%) iPhone
3 2 (4.65%) iPad
4 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.33%) Equities
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Windows
2 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (18.60%) Windows XP
5 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.30%) Android
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
7 3 (6.98%) Linux
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Vista
8 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
9 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) ITIL
2 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
3 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.33%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (2.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.33%) Security Management
5 1 (2.33%) Workflow
5 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.33%) Information Security
5 1 (2.33%) CRM
5 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.33%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.65%) VB
3 1 (2.33%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
1 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) MCTS
2 3 (6.98%) MCITP
3 1 (2.33%) ACMT
3 1 (2.33%) MCP
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) CCNA
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (51.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) SCCM
2 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.33%) WSUS
3 1 (2.33%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Citrix
3 5 (11.63%) Bloomberg
3 5 (11.63%) Apple
4 4 (9.30%) Reuters
4 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 4 (9.30%) HP
4 4 (9.30%) Mitel
5 3 (6.98%) Dell
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco
6 2 (4.65%) Avaya
6 2 (4.65%) Juniper
6 2 (4.65%) Altiris
7 1 (2.33%) FFastFill
7 1 (2.33%) Veritas
7 1 (2.33%) Lotus
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle
7 1 (2.33%) AppSense
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec
7 1 (2.33%) McAfee
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