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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Administrator
Rank 872 885 861
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Administrator 3 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.020% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.021% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 7
Average salary £27,500 £25,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -8.92%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -7.14%
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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 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 +7 1 £27,500 +7.84% 1
South East -12 1 £25,000 +38.88%
North West - 1 £27,500 -
Desktop Administrator
UK

Desktop Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) IIS
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Apache
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (30.00%) Games
4 3 (30.00%) nginx
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) MCP
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000

Desktop Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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%) IIS
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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