The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Administrator
Rank 848 872 848
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Administrator 6 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.016% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.016% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 5
Average salary £25,000 £29,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +13.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £32,200 £30,100
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £18,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -29.41%
Desktop Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 22 May 2015. 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
London +41 2 £27,250 -9.16% 1
West Midlands - 2 £22,500 -
South East -5 1 £25,000 +38.88%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Desktop Administrator
UK

Desktop Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) nginx
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Games
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) VPN

Desktop Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) IIS
1 3 (30.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Cognizant
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