The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Desktop Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 212 236 282
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 11 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.33% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.34% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 31
Median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £38,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%

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
4856 6188 9805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.95% 95.79% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4418 5546 8579
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer across the City of London region.

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Desktop Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (79.49%) Active Directory
2 28 (71.79%) Windows
3 24 (61.54%) Finance
4 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
5 21 (53.85%) MS Office
6 19 (48.72%) Windows 7
7 15 (38.46%) Apple
8 13 (33.33%) ITIL
8 13 (33.33%) Citrix
9 11 (28.21%) SCCM
10 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
10 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
11 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
11 9 (23.08%) Office 365
12 8 (20.51%) LAN
12 8 (20.51%) VPN
13 7 (17.95%) Sage
13 7 (17.95%) Bloomberg
13 7 (17.95%) Service Management
13 7 (17.95%) Skype for Business
13 7 (17.95%) Windows 10
14 6 (15.38%) Polycom
14 6 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (15.38%) Skype
14 6 (15.38%) Advertising
14 6 (15.38%) Mac OS X
14 6 (15.38%) Reuters
14 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (12.82%) VMware
15 5 (12.82%) WAN

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (53.85%) MS Office
2 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Eikon
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Dropbox
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
2 8 (20.51%) LAN
2 8 (20.51%) VPN
3 6 (15.38%) Skype
4 5 (12.82%) WAN
5 3 (7.69%) DHCP
5 3 (7.69%) DNS
6 2 (5.13%) Firewall
6 2 (5.13%) VoIP
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.56%) NAS
7 1 (2.56%) PBX
7 1 (2.56%) SAN
7 1 (2.56%) SMTP
7 1 (2.56%) SNMP
7 1 (2.56%) Softphone
7 1 (2.56%) SSL
7 1 (2.56%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 24 (61.54%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Advertising
3 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.69%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.56%) BYOD
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.95%) Windows 10
4 6 (15.38%) Mac OS X
5 5 (12.82%) Linux
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.13%) Unix
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.56%) Android
7 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Service Management
3 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.13%) Migration
5 1 (2.56%) CRM
5 1 (2.56%) DevOps
5 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.56%) Investment Management
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.26%) MCSA
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.69%) MCP
3 3 (7.69%) MCSE
4 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.56%) CCNA
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.56%) MCITP
System Software
1 31 (79.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.56%) Xen
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Sysprep
2 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 15 (38.46%) Apple
3 13 (33.33%) Citrix
4 7 (17.95%) Bloomberg
4 7 (17.95%) Sage
5 6 (15.38%) Polycom
5 6 (15.38%) Reuters
6 5 (12.82%) VMware
7 4 (10.26%) Fidessa
8 3 (7.69%) Cisco
9 1 (2.56%) Acronis
9 1 (2.56%) FactSet
9 1 (2.56%) HP
9 1 (2.56%) IBM
9 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Hedge Fund Type Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago