The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 170 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.24% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £26,750 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.88% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3554 3021 3212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.37% 95.54% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2988 2586 2824
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the East Midlands region.

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 5 £27,500 -
Leicestershire - 3 £38,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £26,500 -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Desktop 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) MCSE
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) MCSA
4 5 (41.67%) DHCP
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Wireless
4 5 (41.67%) Legal
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) XenApp
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
6 3 (25.00%) ISO 9001
6 3 (25.00%) FTP
6 3 (25.00%) MCP
6 3 (25.00%) HNC
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (25.00%) Kindle
6 3 (25.00%) Fat Client

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Desktop 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
1 5 (41.67%) Wireless
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) FTP
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Legal
2 3 (25.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (25.00%) Kindle
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) MCSE
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (41.67%) MCSA
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (25.00%) MCP
4 3 (25.00%) HNC
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (8.33%) MCTS
6 1 (8.33%) MCITP
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) CCA
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Altiris
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya
5 1 (8.33%) IBM