The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 25 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Administrator
Rank 857 836 868
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Administrator 17 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.009% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.009% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 13
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £23,700 £16,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £34,100
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,250 £17,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +83.82%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103361 95969 105981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.24% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85252 80299 91558
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Administrator
UK

Desktop Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Desktop Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Desktop Administrator
Salary Trend in England

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

Desktop Administrator Salary Trend in England

Desktop Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Desktop Administrator Salary Histogram in England

Desktop Administrator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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
South East -8 8 £30,000 +15.38% 1
London -41 6 £30,000 +25.00% 1
East of England -3 3 - - 1
Desktop Administrator
UK

Desktop Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Desktop Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 38 (97.44%) Windows
2 31 (79.49%) Windows 7
3 30 (76.92%) Active Directory
4 19 (48.72%) MS Office
5 15 (38.46%) SAP
5 15 (38.46%) Windows XP
5 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 12 (30.77%) ITIL
7 10 (25.64%) Windows 2000
7 10 (25.64%) EPoS
7 10 (25.64%) Back Office
7 10 (25.64%) Retail
8 8 (20.51%) Time Management
9 7 (17.95%) VMware
10 6 (15.38%) Advertising
10 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 5 (12.82%) SQL
11 5 (12.82%) IBM Notes
11 5 (12.82%) MCP
11 5 (12.82%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (12.82%) Lotus
11 5 (12.82%) Finance
11 5 (12.82%) Sophos
11 5 (12.82%) SCCM
12 3 (7.69%) XenApp
12 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
12 3 (7.69%) Wise Package Studio
12 3 (7.69%) Apple
12 3 (7.69%) MSI
12 3 (7.69%) InstallShield

Desktop Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Desktop Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.82%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (48.72%) MS Office
2 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) VoIP
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) DNS
2 2 (5.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) LAN
3 1 (2.56%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MSI
1 3 (7.69%) InstallShield
1 3 (7.69%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 10 (25.64%) Back Office
1 10 (25.64%) Retail
2 6 (15.38%) Advertising
3 5 (12.82%) Finance
4 3 (7.69%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) EPoS
2 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 38 (97.44%) Windows
2 31 (79.49%) Windows 7
3 15 (38.46%) Windows XP
4 10 (25.64%) Windows 2000
5 3 (7.69%) Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.56%) Android
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Time Management
3 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.56%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.56%) Service Management
4 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) MCP
2 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.56%) MCTS
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (7.69%) XenApp
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) SAP
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) VMware
3 5 (12.82%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (12.82%) Sophos
3 5 (12.82%) Lotus
4 3 (7.69%) Apple
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (5.13%) NetApp
5 2 (5.13%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) Altiris
6 1 (2.56%) Google
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