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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 218 229 308
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +79
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 19 30 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.44% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.46% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 14
Median salary £32,000 £33,750 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.18% +20.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £26,950 £26,860
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,650 £37,800
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +3.92%
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
5137 6494 10540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.89% 96.11% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4646 5767 9155
Median salary £57,500 £56,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +7.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 35 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 34 (75.56%) Windows
3 29 (64.44%) Finance
4 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 23 (51.11%) MS Office
6 17 (37.78%) Windows 7
7 15 (33.33%) SCCM
7 15 (33.33%) Citrix
7 15 (33.33%) Apple
8 13 (28.89%) ITIL
9 12 (26.67%) LAN
10 11 (24.44%) Bloomberg
11 10 (22.22%) Reuters
11 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
11 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
12 9 (20.00%) Office 365
13 8 (17.78%) VPN
13 8 (17.78%) Fidessa
13 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
14 7 (15.56%) Linux
14 7 (15.56%) Cisco
14 7 (15.56%) Skype for Business
14 7 (15.56%) Banking
14 7 (15.56%) Windows 10
15 6 (13.33%) Polycom
15 6 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
15 6 (13.33%) Eikon
15 6 (13.33%) Skype
15 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (13.33%) Service Management

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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.56%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 23 (51.11%) MS Office
2 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Eikon
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Dropbox
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) LAN
2 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 8 (17.78%) VPN
4 6 (13.33%) Skype
5 5 (11.11%) WAN
6 3 (6.67%) DHCP
6 3 (6.67%) DNS
7 2 (4.44%) Firewall
7 2 (4.44%) VoIP
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.22%) NAS
8 1 (2.22%) SAN
8 1 (2.22%) SMTP
8 1 (2.22%) SNMP
8 1 (2.22%) Softphone
8 1 (2.22%) SSL
8 1 (2.22%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 29 (64.44%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Advertising
4 4 (8.89%) Legal
5 1 (2.22%) Games
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (11.11%) Hedge funds
3 4 (8.89%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (6.67%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.22%) BYOD
6 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (75.56%) Windows
2 17 (37.78%) Windows 7
3 7 (15.56%) Linux
3 7 (15.56%) Windows 10
4 6 (13.33%) Mac OS X
5 4 (8.89%) Unix
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) Android
7 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) Migration
2 6 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.22%) CRM
4 1 (2.22%) DevOps
4 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Management
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.22%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.89%) MCSA
3 3 (6.67%) Degree
3 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.67%) MCP
3 3 (6.67%) MCSE
4 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.22%) CCNA
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCITP
System Software
1 35 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.22%) Xen
4 1 (2.22%) XenApp
4 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (11.11%) WSUS
3 1 (2.22%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (33.33%) Apple
2 15 (33.33%) Citrix
3 11 (24.44%) Bloomberg
4 10 (22.22%) Reuters
5 8 (17.78%) Fidessa
6 7 (15.56%) Cisco
7 6 (13.33%) Polycom
7 6 (13.33%) Sage
8 5 (11.11%) VMware
9 1 (2.22%) Acronis
9 1 (2.22%) FactSet
9 1 (2.22%) HP
9 1 (2.22%) Mitel
9 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.22%) WatchGuard
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