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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 228 289 327
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 23 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 30
Median salary £34,000 £29,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,550 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,250 £40,250
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.09%
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
6027 9815 12344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.77% 94.72% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5503 8407 10427
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 34 (77.27%) Active Directory
3 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 23 (52.27%) Finance
5 19 (43.18%) MS Office
5 19 (43.18%) Degree
6 18 (40.91%) MS Exchange
7 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
7 13 (29.55%) Windows 7
8 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (25.00%) Citrix
10 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (18.18%) Terminal Services
11 8 (18.18%) SLA
11 8 (18.18%) Mitel
11 8 (18.18%) Retail
11 8 (18.18%) Asset Management
11 8 (18.18%) VoIP
11 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
11 8 (18.18%) Games
12 7 (15.91%) Windows 8
12 7 (15.91%) SCCM
12 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
13 6 (13.64%) LAN
13 6 (13.64%) ITIL
13 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
13 6 (13.64%) Reuters
13 6 (13.64%) Bloomberg
13 6 (13.64%) Fidessa

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 18 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (43.18%) MS Office
2 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
2 8 (18.18%) VoIP
3 6 (13.64%) LAN
4 3 (6.82%) SAN
5 1 (2.27%) DNS
5 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.27%) Skype
5 1 (2.27%) VPN
5 1 (2.27%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Games
2 8 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
3 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Windows 7
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.91%) Windows 8
5 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
6 4 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Asset Management
1 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 6 (13.64%) ITIL
3 5 (11.36%) Migration
4 2 (4.55%) ITIL V3
4 2 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.27%) Change Management
5 1 (2.27%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.27%) Information Management
5 1 (2.27%) ITSM
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.27%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.27%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C
1 1 (2.27%) Java
1 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ACSP
3 1 (2.27%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) Terminal Services
3 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCCM
2 5 (11.36%) WSUS
3 1 (2.27%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.27%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Citrix
3 8 (18.18%) Mitel
4 6 (13.64%) Bloomberg
4 6 (13.64%) Fidessa
4 6 (13.64%) Reuters
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco
5 5 (11.36%) VMware
6 3 (6.82%) HP
7 2 (4.55%) Apple
7 2 (4.55%) Xerox
8 1 (2.27%) Adobe
8 1 (2.27%) Dell
8 1 (2.27%) FactSet
8 1 (2.27%) Intel
8 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.27%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.27%) Symantec
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