The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Desktop Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 170 178 175
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 7 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.21% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 7
Median salary £19,000 £23,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% -13.20%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.09%
Desktop Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3232 3579 3620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.58% 97.41% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2586 2957 3036
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region that featured Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +12 6 £19,000 -19.14%
Leicestershire -4 1 £32,500 +22.64%
Desktop Support Engineer
England

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Thin Client
3 6 (46.15%) MS Office
3 6 (46.15%) Fat Client
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Intel
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) SCDPM
7 2 (15.38%) Wireless
7 2 (15.38%) Migration
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
8 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
8 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (7.69%) SCCM
8 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) FTP
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Fat Client
1 6 (46.15%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (23.08%) SCDPM
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Intel
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Apple
5 1 (7.69%) VMware