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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 216 253 318
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 32 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.43% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.45% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 8
Median salary £33,500 £28,750 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,750 £27,990
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Desktop Support 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
5754 8243 10761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.06% 95.62% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5260 7146 9040
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 2016, 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 46 (82.14%) Active Directory
2 45 (80.36%) Windows
3 32 (57.14%) Finance
4 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
5 25 (44.64%) MS Office
6 19 (33.93%) SCCM
7 17 (30.36%) Citrix
8 16 (28.57%) ITIL
8 16 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 15 (26.79%) Bloomberg
10 14 (25.00%) Reuters
10 14 (25.00%) Apple
10 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 13 (23.21%) LAN
11 13 (23.21%) Degree
12 12 (21.43%) TCP/IP
12 12 (21.43%) Fidessa
13 11 (19.64%) Office 365
14 10 (17.86%) Cisco
14 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (16.07%) VoIP
15 9 (16.07%) Migration
15 9 (16.07%) Eikon
16 8 (14.29%) Windows 10
16 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (14.29%) Games
16 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
16 8 (14.29%) Terminal Services
16 8 (14.29%) VPN

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 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 25 (44.64%) MS Office
2 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Dropbox
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) LAN
2 12 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 9 (16.07%) VoIP
4 8 (14.29%) VPN
5 7 (12.50%) Skype
6 4 (7.14%) WAN
7 3 (5.36%) DNS
8 2 (3.57%) DHCP
8 2 (3.57%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.79%) Softphone
9 1 (1.79%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 32 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Games
2 8 (14.29%) Retail
3 6 (10.71%) Banking
4 5 (8.93%) Advertising
5 4 (7.14%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.36%) Hedge funds
3 3 (5.36%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.57%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.79%) BYOD
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) iPad
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 16 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 8 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 6 (10.71%) Linux
6 4 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
7 3 (5.36%) Unix
8 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.79%) Android
9 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) ITIL
2 9 (16.07%) Migration
3 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.36%) ITIL V3
4 3 (5.36%) Service Management
5 1 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.79%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.79%) Change Management
5 1 (1.79%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (1.79%) DevOps
5 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.79%) Investment Management
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.79%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.79%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.93%) MCSA
4 4 (7.14%) MCP
5 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.57%) MCSE
7 1 (1.79%) ACSP
7 1 (1.79%) CCNA
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.79%) MCITP
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (82.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 4 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (33.93%) SCCM
2 8 (14.29%) WSUS
3 1 (1.79%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.79%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
2 17 (30.36%) Citrix
3 15 (26.79%) Bloomberg
4 14 (25.00%) Apple
4 14 (25.00%) Reuters
5 12 (21.43%) Fidessa
6 10 (17.86%) Cisco
7 8 (14.29%) Mitel
8 6 (10.71%) Polycom
9 3 (5.36%) HP
9 3 (5.36%) VMware
10 2 (3.57%) FactSet
10 2 (3.57%) Sage
10 2 (3.57%) Xerox
11 1 (1.79%) Adobe
11 1 (1.79%) Dell
11 1 (1.79%) Intel
11 1 (1.79%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.79%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
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