The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 665 667 675
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 240 263 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 219 230 176
Average salary £27,000 £28,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +6.12%
Desktop Engineer
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
89882 94415 94645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.13% 96.49% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 76200 78954 76880
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in England

Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Desktop Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 -12 132 £29,000 -4.91% 25
South East +8 50 £26,500 -11.66% 8
East of England +11 16 £25,000 - 3
North West +31 14 £19,000 -14.60% 2
West Midlands -22 9 £22,500 -16.66% 2
East Midlands +1 7 £32,909 +38.56%
South West -6 7 £27,500 +12.24% 3
Yorkshire +10 5 £24,625 -0.50% 2
Desktop Engineer
UK

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Desktop Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 438 (87.78%) Windows
2 342 (68.54%) Active Directory
3 271 (54.31%) Microsoft
4 246 (49.30%) Windows 7
5 181 (36.27%) MS Office
6 146 (29.26%) Windows Server
7 140 (28.06%) Finance
8 131 (26.25%) MS Excel
9 125 (25.05%) ITIL
10 113 (22.65%) Windows 8
11 112 (22.44%) Citrix
12 108 (21.64%) MS Exchange
13 105 (21.04%) VMware
14 97 (19.44%) Windows XP
15 94 (18.84%) SCCM
16 90 (18.04%) DNS
17 85 (17.03%) TCP/IP
18 83 (16.63%) Windows Server 2008
19 77 (15.43%) VMware Infrastructure
20 76 (15.23%) DHCP
21 75 (15.03%) Windows Server 2012
22 71 (14.23%) Android
23 64 (12.83%) Apple
24 62 (12.42%) Microsoft Certification
25 61 (12.22%) Blackberry
26 59 (11.82%) Cisco
27 55 (11.02%) Mac OS X
28 49 (9.82%) SLA
29 48 (9.62%) Apple iOS
29 48 (9.62%) Driving Licence

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Desktop Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 108 (21.64%) MS Exchange
2 41 (8.22%) SharePoint
3 34 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (6.81%) Skype for Business
4 21 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (1.20%) IIS
9 1 (0.20%) Apache
9 1 (0.20%) Confluence
9 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.20%) JBoss
9 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 181 (36.27%) MS Office
2 131 (26.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.20%) Shockwave
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.40%) Eikon
2 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 45 (9.02%) Office 365
2 4 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.40%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.40%) SaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.20%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 90 (18.04%) DNS
2 85 (17.03%) TCP/IP
3 76 (15.23%) DHCP
4 47 (9.42%) LAN
5 43 (8.62%) WAN
6 38 (7.62%) VPN
7 24 (4.81%) Firewall
8 19 (3.81%) Skype
9 15 (3.01%) VoIP
10 14 (2.81%) Wireless
11 13 (2.61%) Remote Desktop
12 10 (2.00%) Internet
12 10 (2.00%) SAN
13 9 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (1.40%) HTTP
14 7 (1.40%) SMTP
15 4 (0.80%) WLAN
16 3 (0.60%) 3G
16 3 (0.60%) Ethernet
16 3 (0.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.20%) DB2
3 1 (0.20%) MySQL
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.00%) JIRA
2 3 (0.60%) AdminStudio
2 3 (0.60%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 140 (28.06%) Finance
2 34 (6.81%) Banking
3 10 (2.00%) Legal
3 10 (2.00%) Retail
4 8 (1.60%) Law
5 7 (1.40%) Back Office
5 7 (1.40%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.40%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.00%) Advertising
6 5 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.80%) Games
7 4 (0.80%) Marketing
8 3 (0.60%) Front Office
8 3 (0.60%) Publishing
9 1 (0.20%) Automotive
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.81%) .NET
2 12 (2.40%) XMPP
3 11 (2.20%) WinForms
3 11 (2.20%) WPF
4 3 (0.60%) COM
4 3 (0.60%) Web Services
5 2 (0.40%) HTML
6 1 (0.20%) CSS
6 1 (0.20%) Flash
6 1 (0.20%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.22%) Blackberry
2 48 (9.62%) Driving Licence
3 22 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.01%) iPhone
5 19 (3.81%) Video Conferencing
6 17 (3.41%) Fat Client
6 17 (3.41%) Thin Client
7 11 (2.20%) Hedge funds
7 11 (2.20%) Smartcard
8 8 (1.60%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.40%) iPad
9 7 (1.40%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.20%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.80%) CMDB
11 4 (0.80%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.80%) Mobile Computing
11 4 (0.80%) NHS
12 3 (0.60%) Handset
12 3 (0.60%) HP StoreVirtual
12 3 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 438 (87.78%) Windows
2 246 (49.30%) Windows 7
3 146 (29.26%) Windows Server
4 113 (22.65%) Windows 8
5 97 (19.44%) Windows XP
6 83 (16.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 75 (15.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 71 (14.23%) Android
9 55 (11.02%) Mac OS X
10 48 (9.62%) Apple iOS
11 36 (7.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 31 (6.21%) Windows 10
13 27 (5.41%) Linux
14 19 (3.81%) Mac OS
15 12 (2.40%) Windows Mobile
16 9 (1.80%) Windows Vista
17 8 (1.60%) Windows 2000
18 4 (0.80%) Unix
18 4 (0.80%) Windows Phone
19 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (25.05%) ITIL
2 38 (7.62%) Incident Management
3 37 (7.41%) Asset Management
4 29 (5.81%) Patch Management
5 27 (5.41%) Service Management
6 20 (4.01%) Mentoring
7 16 (3.21%) Service Delivery
8 14 (2.81%) Migration
9 12 (2.40%) ITSM
10 11 (2.20%) OO
10 11 (2.20%) Software Engineering
11 10 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (1.80%) Change Management
13 8 (1.60%) ITIL V3
14 7 (1.40%) Application Packaging
14 7 (1.40%) Data Protection
14 7 (1.40%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (1.40%) ITIL V2
14 7 (1.40%) Server Patching
14 7 (1.40%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 29 (5.81%) PowerShell
2 14 (2.81%) C#
3 11 (2.20%) C
4 9 (1.80%) SQL
5 6 (1.20%) VBScript
6 5 (1.00%) VB
7 3 (0.60%) C++
7 3 (0.60%) Java
7 3 (0.60%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.40%) Perl
8 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.20%) PHP
9 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 62 (12.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (5.81%) MCSA
3 25 (5.01%) MCSE
4 24 (4.81%) Degree
5 21 (4.21%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (3.01%) Security Cleared
7 14 (2.81%) MCP
8 9 (1.80%) MCITP
8 9 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (1.60%) MCDST
9 8 (1.60%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.20%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.80%) MCTS
12 3 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.60%) MOS
13 2 (0.40%) CCA
13 2 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (0.20%) CCNA
14 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (9.82%) SLA
2 5 (1.00%) QA
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 342 (68.54%) Active Directory
2 77 (15.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 27 (5.41%) XenApp
5 13 (2.61%) XenDesktop
6 10 (2.00%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.80%) Terminal Services
7 9 (1.80%) vSphere
7 9 (1.80%) Xen
8 4 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.80%) XenServer
9 3 (0.60%) Firmware
10 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.40%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.20%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.20%) UAG
11 1 (0.20%) vCloud
11 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 94 (18.84%) SCCM
2 7 (1.40%) Backup Exec
2 7 (1.40%) WSUS
3 5 (1.00%) DameWare
3 5 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.60%) Perfmon
4 3 (0.60%) WMI
4 3 (0.60%) ZENworks
5 2 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.40%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.40%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.20%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.20%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.20%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (0.20%) SCOM
6 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 271 (54.31%) Microsoft
2 112 (22.44%) Citrix
3 105 (21.04%) VMware
4 64 (12.83%) Apple
5 59 (11.82%) Cisco
6 45 (9.02%) HP
7 35 (7.01%) Dell
8 21 (4.21%) Avaya
9 18 (3.61%) Bloomberg
10 17 (3.41%) Polycom
11 16 (3.21%) Altiris
12 14 (2.81%) Mitel
13 13 (2.61%) Reuters
14 12 (2.40%) Toshiba
15 11 (2.20%) Symantec
16 10 (2.00%) Google
16 10 (2.00%) LANDesk
17 9 (1.80%) Adobe
18 8 (1.60%) Wyse
19 7 (1.40%) Sophos
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
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Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26500 per annum + bonus, benefits
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £12000 - £14000 per annum + benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £12000 - £14000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + pension
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
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