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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 237 285 334
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 22 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.26% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 27
Median salary £33,000 £32,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,600 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,250 £41,000
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
6323 9652 12062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.70% 94.90% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5781 8244 10207
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,454 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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 43 (89.58%) Windows
2 34 (70.83%) Active Directory
3 26 (54.17%) Finance
4 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 21 (43.75%) Degree
6 19 (39.58%) MS Office
6 19 (39.58%) MS Exchange
7 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 13 (27.08%) Citrix
9 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (22.92%) Windows 8
10 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
11 10 (20.83%) ITIL
11 10 (20.83%) Asset Management
12 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
12 9 (18.75%) SLA
13 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (14.58%) Mitel
14 7 (14.58%) Retail
14 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
14 7 (14.58%) Games
14 7 (14.58%) VoIP
14 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
14 7 (14.58%) Terminal Services
15 5 (10.42%) VMware
15 5 (10.42%) Reuters
15 5 (10.42%) Bloomberg
15 5 (10.42%) Office 365
15 5 (10.42%) SCCM

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 19 (39.58%) MS Exchange
2 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (39.58%) MS Office
2 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Eikon
2 1 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.58%) VoIP
3 3 (6.25%) LAN
3 3 (6.25%) SAN
4 2 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (2.08%) DNS
5 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.08%) Skype
5 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 26 (54.17%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Games
2 7 (14.58%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Front Office
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.17%) iPad
6 1 (2.08%) Equities
6 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.08%) iPhone
6 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (89.58%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 11 (22.92%) Windows 8
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
6 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Asset Management
1 10 (20.83%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
3 2 (4.17%) Migration
3 2 (4.17%) Patch Management
3 2 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.08%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (2.08%) Information Management
4 1 (2.08%) ITSM
4 1 (2.08%) Line Management
4 1 (2.08%) Process Management
4 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.08%) Time Management
4 1 (2.08%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) C
2 1 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.17%) MCDST
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.08%) MCP
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.58%) Terminal Services
3 3 (6.25%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) SCCM
2 2 (4.17%) WSUS
3 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) Citrix
3 7 (14.58%) Mitel
4 5 (10.42%) Bloomberg
4 5 (10.42%) Reuters
4 5 (10.42%) VMware
5 3 (6.25%) Fidessa
6 2 (4.17%) Apple
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco
6 2 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) Adobe
7 1 (2.08%) Avaya
7 1 (2.08%) BMC
7 1 (2.08%) Dell
7 1 (2.08%) FactSet
7 1 (2.08%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.08%) Remedy
7 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec
7 1 (2.08%) Xerox
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
harringtonstarr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago