The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 237 257 281
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 27 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.29% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 11
Average salary £31,500 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £26,250
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -0.95%
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
6682 7531 8384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.70% 97.59% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5498 6171 6963
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 1 May 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(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 +28 21 £31,500 +26.00% 2
Essex +9 3 £43,500 +85.10%
Cambridgeshire +2 3 £31,000 +24.00% 2
Bedfordshire -1 2 £45,000 +83.67%
Desktop Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 43 (95.56%) Windows
2 30 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 26 (57.78%) Windows 7
4 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
5 19 (42.22%) TCP/IP
6 17 (37.78%) Windows Server
7 15 (33.33%) LAN
7 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (33.33%) VMware
8 14 (31.11%) WAN
9 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (26.67%) MS Office
10 12 (26.67%) Cisco
11 10 (22.22%) Windows 8
12 9 (20.00%) SCCM
13 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
13 8 (17.78%) DNS
14 7 (15.56%) HP
14 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
15 6 (13.33%) WSUS
16 5 (11.11%) Novell
16 5 (11.11%) DHCP
16 5 (11.11%) VPN
16 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
17 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
17 4 (8.89%) Citrix
17 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
17 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) GroupWise
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Office
2 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) TCP/IP
2 15 (33.33%) LAN
3 14 (31.11%) WAN
4 8 (17.78%) DNS
5 5 (11.11%) DHCP
5 5 (11.11%) VPN
6 2 (4.44%) BGP
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.44%) EIGRP
6 2 (4.44%) IPv4
6 2 (4.44%) OSPF
6 2 (4.44%) VoIP
6 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.22%) ADSL
7 1 (2.22%) Firewall
7 1 (2.22%) SAN
7 1 (2.22%) Skype
7 1 (2.22%) SMTP
7 1 (2.22%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.22%) Wireless
General
1 3 (6.67%) Law
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.22%) Handset
3 1 (2.22%) iPhone
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (95.56%) Windows
2 26 (57.78%) Windows 7
3 17 (37.78%) Windows Server
4 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (22.22%) Windows 8
7 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
9 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.22%) Android
10 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 3 (6.67%) ITIL
2 3 (6.67%) Service Management
3 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.22%) Analytics
4 1 (2.22%) Application Packaging
4 1 (2.22%) B2B
4 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.22%) CRM
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.22%) Logistics
4 1 (2.22%) Patch Management
4 1 (2.22%) Web Design
4 1 (2.22%) Web Filtering
4 1 (2.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) C
2 1 (2.22%) KiXtart
2 1 (2.22%) VB
2 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) CCNA
1 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.67%) vSphere
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.44%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.22%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) SCCM
2 6 (13.33%) WSUS
3 3 (6.67%) ZENworks
4 2 (4.44%) SCOM
4 2 (4.44%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (33.33%) VMware
3 12 (26.67%) Cisco
4 7 (15.56%) HP
5 5 (11.11%) Novell
6 4 (8.89%) Citrix
7 3 (6.67%) Nortel
8 2 (4.44%) Adobe
9 1 (2.22%) Apple
9 1 (2.22%) Avaya
9 1 (2.22%) Google
9 1 (2.22%) Intel
9 1 (2.22%) Sage
9 1 (2.22%) Symantec
9 1 (2.22%) Veeam
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