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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 248 226 266
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 13 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 14
Average salary £25,000 £26,125 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.30% +4.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,700 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,000 £31,400
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
7292 6535 8522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.63% 96.37% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5953 5240 7413
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 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
Bedfordshire +13 4 £23,000 -10.67%
Cambridgeshire +6 3 £23,792 +3.44% 1
Hertfordshire -11 3 £25,500 -
Essex -15 2 £30,000 +11.11%
Suffolk - 1 £24,000 -
Desktop Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
3 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
4 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
5 8 (25.81%) MS Office
6 7 (22.58%) Office 365
7 6 (19.35%) LAN
8 5 (16.13%) ITIL
8 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
8 5 (16.13%) SLA
9 4 (12.90%) VPN
9 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (12.90%) VoIP
9 4 (12.90%) WAN
9 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
9 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (12.90%) VMware
9 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
10 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
10 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
10 3 (9.68%) SCCM
10 3 (9.68%) MCP
10 3 (9.68%) Cisco
10 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (6.45%) Remedy
11 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
11 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.81%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.23%) Acrobat
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) LAN
2 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.90%) VPN
3 4 (12.90%) VoIP
3 4 (12.90%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Clustering
1 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.23%) iPhone
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.45%) ITSM
3 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
3 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (6.45%) Service Management
3 2 (6.45%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (3.23%) CRM
4 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) Fault Management
4 1 (3.23%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) MCP
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) MCTS
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) XenMobile
3 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) Remedy
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe
5 1 (3.23%) Apple
5 1 (3.23%) Veeam
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago