The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Manager
Rank 298 298 297
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 2 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.020% 0.086% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.092% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 12
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -13.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
Desktop Manager
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
9533 9759 10355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.41% 92.98% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8322 8339 9322
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Desktop Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Desktop Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Desktop Manager Salary Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Desktop Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
5 2 (15.38%) People Management
5 2 (15.38%) SCCM
5 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) Back Office
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (7.69%) Statistics
6 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
6 1 (7.69%) SLA
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Desktop Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Statistics
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
3 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) People Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) LANDesk