The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Desktop Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 240 233 272
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 4 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.063% 0.46% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.48% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 30 13
Median salary £25,500 £27,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,900
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +3.92%
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 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
6138 6942 7744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.66% 96.86% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5023 5774 6347
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer across the East of England region.

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 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
Hertfordshire +5 2 £25,500 -15.00% 1
Bedfordshire +8 1 £28,000 +12.00%
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £22,000 -21.42%
Desktop Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 of England region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) MS Office
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL
5 7 (35.00%) DNS
6 6 (30.00%) DHCP
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (20.00%) LAN
8 4 (20.00%) Service Management
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
9 3 (15.00%) Office 365
9 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
9 3 (15.00%) SLA
9 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
10 2 (10.00%) Linux
10 2 (10.00%) MCSA
10 2 (10.00%) LDAP
10 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 2 (10.00%) VPN
10 2 (10.00%) WAN
10 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
10 2 (10.00%) Mac OS
10 2 (10.00%) Degree
10 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
10 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing

Desktop Support 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 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.00%) GroupWise
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) DHCP
3 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (10.00%) LDAP
5 2 (10.00%) Skype
5 2 (10.00%) VPN
5 2 (10.00%) WAN
6 1 (5.00%) ADSL
6 1 (5.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) iPhone
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Mac OS
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (10.00%) Disk Encryption
3 2 (10.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (10.00%) Power Management
3 2 (10.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Logistics
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) MCDST
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) Compaq
2 1 (5.00%) Dell
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Nortel
2 1 (5.00%) Novell
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy
2 1 (5.00%) Symantec
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
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