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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 215 230 282
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 9 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.37% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.39% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 35
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,650 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,650 £60,000
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
4815 6488 9789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.42% 95.75% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4406 5789 8418
Median salary £59,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.47% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £84,850
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 21 February 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 21 February 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 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 20 (68.97%) Windows
3 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
4 14 (48.28%) Finance
5 12 (41.38%) MS Office
5 12 (41.38%) Citrix
5 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
6 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
7 9 (31.03%) ITIL
7 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
8 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (27.59%) Apple
8 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
9 7 (24.14%) Sage
9 7 (24.14%) Service Management
10 6 (20.69%) Advertising
10 6 (20.69%) LAN
11 5 (17.24%) WAN
11 5 (17.24%) Blackberry
12 4 (13.79%) MCSA
12 4 (13.79%) VMware
12 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
13 3 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
13 3 (10.34%) Android
13 3 (10.34%) iPhone
13 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
13 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
13 3 (10.34%) MCP
13 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Office
2 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.69%) LAN
3 5 (17.24%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) DHCP
4 2 (6.90%) DNS
4 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) VoIP
5 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.45%) NAS
5 1 (3.45%) PBX
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) SMTP
5 1 (3.45%) SNMP
5 1 (3.45%) Softphone
5 1 (3.45%) SSL
5 1 (3.45%) Telnet
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Advertising
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.34%) iPhone
3 2 (6.90%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.34%) Android
5 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.45%) Unix
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Service Management
3 3 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.45%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) DevOps
4 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.45%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Java
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) MCSA
3 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (10.34%) MCP
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) MCSE
5 1 (3.45%) MCITP
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.45%) Xen
3 1 (3.45%) XenApp
3 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Citrix
3 8 (27.59%) Apple
4 7 (24.14%) Sage
5 4 (13.79%) VMware
6 3 (10.34%) Bloomberg
6 3 (10.34%) Reuters
7 2 (6.90%) Fidessa
8 1 (3.45%) Acronis
8 1 (3.45%) FactSet
8 1 (3.45%) HP
8 1 (3.45%) IBM
8 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.45%) WatchGuard
City, London
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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