The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 311 309 325
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 17 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.13% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 9
Average salary £31,500 £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.77% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £23,300 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £47,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,625 £26,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +8.33%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11489 11178 12228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.27% 93.20% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9633 9788 11147
Average salary £52,500 £53,625 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Support Engineer
London

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 24 July 2014.

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Finance
3 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
4 20 (50.00%) MS Office
5 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
6 15 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
7 14 (35.00%) Blackberry
8 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
10 9 (22.50%) Apple
11 8 (20.00%) Reuters
11 8 (20.00%) Bloomberg
11 8 (20.00%) ITIL
11 8 (20.00%) VPN
11 8 (20.00%) iPad
11 8 (20.00%) Hedge funds
11 8 (20.00%) Asset Management
12 7 (17.50%) Degree
13 6 (15.00%) Smartphone
13 6 (15.00%) HP
13 6 (15.00%) Back Office
14 5 (12.50%) Migration
14 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (12.50%) Dell
14 5 (12.50%) Citrix
14 5 (12.50%) DNS
14 5 (12.50%) Investment Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) Lync
3 3 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (50.00%) MS Office
2 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Eikon
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (20.00%) VPN
3 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (12.50%) DNS
4 3 (7.50%) DHCP
5 2 (5.00%) WAN
5 2 (5.00%) LAN
5 2 (5.00%) Firewall
6 1 (2.50%) VoIP
6 1 (2.50%) ADSL
6 1 (2.50%) Broadband
6 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 22 (55.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Back Office
3 3 (7.50%) Front Office
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Blackberry
2 8 (20.00%) iPad
2 8 (20.00%) Hedge funds
3 6 (15.00%) Smartphone
4 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.00%) PDA
5 3 (7.50%) iPhone
5 3 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (5.00%) Derivative
6 2 (5.00%) BBC
7 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.50%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Windows XP
2 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (5.00%) UNIX
6 1 (2.50%) Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) ITIL
1 8 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 5 (12.50%) Migration
2 5 (12.50%) Investment Management
3 2 (5.00%) Release Management
4 1 (2.50%) Workflow
4 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.50%) CRM
4 1 (2.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.50%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.00%) C#
2 2 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) MCITP
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.00%) CCNA
3 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.50%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) Apple
3 8 (20.00%) Reuters
3 8 (20.00%) Bloomberg
4 6 (15.00%) HP
5 5 (12.50%) Dell
5 5 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (5.00%) Polycom
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) Intel
6 2 (5.00%) Avaya
6 2 (5.00%) VMware
7 1 (2.50%) Lotus
7 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.50%) McAfee
7 1 (2.50%) Fidessa
7 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.50%) AVG
7 1 (2.50%) Lumension
7 1 (2.50%) Altiris
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