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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 229 217 254
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 10 45 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.63% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.65% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 40 25
Median salary £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £30,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.77% -3.63%
Desktop 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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6141 6921 7768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.63% 96.74% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5004 5778 6354
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Cambridgeshire +5 5 £32,500 +16.07% 2
Hertfordshire +3 2 £25,500 -8.10% 1
Bedfordshire +1 2 £28,000 +12.00%
Suffolk -13 1 £45,000 +63.63%
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Desktop 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 of England region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) MS Office
3 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 13 (43.33%) ITIL
5 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) DNS
6 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (26.67%) DHCP
8 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
8 7 (23.33%) LAN
8 7 (23.33%) Service Management
9 6 (20.00%) SCCM
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (16.67%) Driving Licence
11 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (13.33%) Windows Vista
11 4 (13.33%) Office 365
11 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (13.33%) HP
11 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
11 4 (13.33%) ADSL
12 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
12 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
12 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
12 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
12 3 (10.00%) WAN
12 3 (10.00%) SLA
12 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
12 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
12 3 (10.00%) Windows 8

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) GroupWise
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) IaaS
3 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) DNS
2 8 (26.67%) DHCP
3 7 (23.33%) LAN
3 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (13.33%) ADSL
5 3 (10.00%) WAN
6 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
6 2 (6.67%) LDAP
6 2 (6.67%) Skype
6 2 (6.67%) VPN
7 1 (3.33%) Internet
7 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
1 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) iPhone
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Vista
3 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.67%) Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Mac OS
5 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Service Management
3 2 (6.67%) Disk Encryption
3 2 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (6.67%) Power Management
3 2 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.33%) Logistics
4 1 (3.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile Development
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.33%) Open Source
4 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C#
1 2 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.33%) MCDST
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Compaq
3 2 (6.67%) Dell
3 2 (6.67%) Nortel
3 2 (6.67%) Novell
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Apple
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec