The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 22 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 of England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 257 236 252
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 8 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.10% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.22% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 16
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £26,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -2.34%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7554 7320 8136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.58% 94.67% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6320 6303 6950
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 22 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
Hertfordshire -20 6 £27,500 +10.00%
Cambridgeshire +5 1 £21,000 -6.66% 1
Suffolk - 1 £24,000 - 1
Desktop Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
6 3 (20.00%) SCCM
6 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
7 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 2 (13.33%) SLA
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco
7 2 (13.33%) Dell
7 2 (13.33%) Lotus
7 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (13.33%) Workflow
7 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
7 2 (13.33%) Office 365
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (6.67%) MS Office
8 1 (6.67%) MCSE

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (13.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) VoIP
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
1 1 (6.67%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Workflow
2 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) MCDST
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Dell
5 2 (13.33%) Lotus
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago