The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Desktop Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.09%
Desktop Support Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1160 1313 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.77% 95.56% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 709 820 986
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Edinburgh region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Fidessa
3 2 (50.00%) Reuters
3 2 (50.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) SLA

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (50.00%) Fidessa
2 2 (50.00%) Reuters