The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 287 319 313
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 21 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 16
Average salary £28,500 £31,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £22,650 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.94%
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
9562 11707 11254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 92.52% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8248 9892 9769
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 50 (92.59%) Windows
2 34 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 30 (55.56%) Finance
3 30 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 29 (53.70%) Active Directory
5 23 (42.59%) MS Office
6 20 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (37.04%) Blackberry
7 19 (35.19%) MS Excel
7 19 (35.19%) Citrix
8 17 (31.48%) MS Exchange
9 16 (29.63%) Cisco
9 16 (29.63%) XenApp
10 15 (27.78%) MCSE
10 15 (27.78%) ITIL
10 15 (27.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 14 (25.93%) VMware
12 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (24.07%) Reuters
13 11 (20.37%) Wyse
13 11 (20.37%) MCSA
13 11 (20.37%) Hyper-V
13 11 (20.37%) Xen
13 11 (20.37%) FactSet
14 8 (14.81%) Banking
14 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (12.96%) Windows 8
16 6 (11.11%) Windows XP
16 6 (11.11%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 17 (31.48%) MS Exchange
2 15 (27.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (42.59%) MS Office
2 19 (35.19%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Google Apps
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) DHCP
2 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.41%) Wireless
3 4 (7.41%) DNS
4 3 (5.56%) VoIP
4 3 (5.56%) VPN
4 3 (5.56%) Firewall
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.85%) WLAN
6 1 (1.85%) WAN
6 1 (1.85%) IPv4
6 1 (1.85%) SAN
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.85%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MSI
General
1 30 (55.56%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Blackberry
2 6 (11.11%) Hedge funds
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Equities
5 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Wiki
5 1 (1.85%) iPhone
5 1 (1.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 50 (92.59%) Windows
2 30 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.96%) Windows 8
5 6 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.41%) Mac OS X
7 3 (5.56%) Android
8 2 (3.70%) Linux
8 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.70%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.85%) UNIX
9 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 3 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (3.70%) Fault Management
4 2 (3.70%) Line Management
5 1 (1.85%) Patch Management
5 1 (1.85%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.85%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.85%) Data Privacy
5 1 (1.85%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.85%) Programme Management
5 1 (1.85%) IT Governance
5 1 (1.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.85%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.85%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.85%) VBScript
2 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (27.78%) MCSE
3 11 (20.37%) MCSA
4 5 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.56%) MCITP
5 3 (5.56%) Degree
6 2 (3.70%) MCDST
6 2 (3.70%) MCP
6 2 (3.70%) ACSP
7 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
1 1 (1.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 29 (53.70%) Active Directory
2 16 (29.63%) XenApp
3 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (20.37%) Hyper-V
4 11 (20.37%) Xen
5 1 (1.85%) vSphere
5 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.85%) DameWare
Vendors
1 34 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.19%) Citrix
3 16 (29.63%) Cisco
4 14 (25.93%) VMware
5 13 (24.07%) Reuters
6 11 (20.37%) Wyse
6 11 (20.37%) FactSet
7 4 (7.41%) Apple
8 3 (5.56%) Bloomberg
8 3 (5.56%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.70%) Mitel
9 2 (3.70%) Altiris
9 2 (3.70%) Intel
9 2 (3.70%) Avaya
10 1 (1.85%) Juniper
10 1 (1.85%) SAP
10 1 (1.85%) HP
10 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.85%) Remedy
10 1 (1.85%) McAfee
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