The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Engineer
UK / England
Rank 597 651 585
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 247 292 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.32% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 222 268 332
Median salary £26,000 £27,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -1.85%

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
76458 90779 96172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.35% 96.49% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63940 76965 80221
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 20 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 119 £33,500 +11.66% 12
South East +55 50 £23,000 -13.20% 5
East of England +38 25 £25,000 - 2
South West +26 23 £25,000 - 2
North West -14 18 £19,500 -17.02% 1
West Midlands +30 8 £25,000 +7.52% 2
East Midlands -3 4 £25,000 -24.03%
Yorkshire +9 1 - - 1
Desktop Engineer
UK

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Desktop 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 England region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 431 (82.88%) Windows
2 315 (60.58%) Active Directory
3 243 (46.73%) Microsoft
4 202 (38.85%) MS Office
5 191 (36.73%) Windows 7
6 138 (26.54%) MS Excel
7 115 (22.12%) Windows 10
8 112 (21.54%) Office 365
9 103 (19.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 103 (19.81%) Finance
10 100 (19.23%) MS Exchange
11 97 (18.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 97 (18.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 93 (17.88%) Windows 8
13 87 (16.73%) ITIL
14 86 (16.54%) VMware
14 86 (16.54%) Windows Server
15 84 (16.15%) SCCM
15 84 (16.15%) LAN
16 82 (15.77%) TCP/IP
17 81 (15.58%) Citrix
18 73 (14.04%) WAN
19 71 (13.65%) PowerShell
20 65 (12.50%) Firewall
21 64 (12.31%) Apple
22 62 (11.92%) VMware Infrastructure
23 57 (10.96%) Fat Client
23 57 (10.96%) Thin Client
24 54 (10.38%) Mac OS X
24 54 (10.38%) Hyper-V

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 100 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 36 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (3.85%) Skype for Business
4 19 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (2.50%) SharePoint
8 11 (2.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.38%) IIS
11 1 (0.19%) Apache
11 1 (0.19%) Confluence
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 202 (38.85%) MS Office
2 138 (26.54%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.96%) Eikon
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.38%) Summit
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 112 (21.54%) Office 365
2 31 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.58%) Dropbox
4 3 (0.58%) G Suite
4 3 (0.58%) SaaS
5 2 (0.38%) Yammer
6 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (16.15%) LAN
2 82 (15.77%) TCP/IP
3 73 (14.04%) WAN
4 65 (12.50%) Firewall
5 53 (10.19%) DNS
6 36 (6.92%) DHCP
7 27 (5.19%) VPN
8 22 (4.23%) VoIP
9 21 (4.04%) Internet
10 19 (3.65%) Remote Desktop
10 19 (3.65%) Wireless
11 15 (2.88%) Cisco IOS
11 15 (2.88%) WLAN
12 13 (2.50%) IP Telephony
12 13 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (1.35%) SAN
14 6 (1.15%) NAS
14 6 (1.15%) Skype
15 4 (0.77%) PBX
15 4 (0.77%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.58%) FileMaker
4 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (3.27%) MSI
2 2 (0.38%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.19%) JIRA
3 1 (0.19%) NetBeans
3 1 (0.19%) Selenium
3 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
General
1 103 (19.81%) Finance
2 29 (5.58%) Banking
3 10 (1.92%) Advertising
4 9 (1.73%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.15%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.15%) Marketing
6 6 (1.15%) Retail
7 5 (0.96%) Legal
8 4 (0.77%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.58%) Games
10 2 (0.38%) Electronics
10 2 (0.38%) Local Government
10 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.38%) Publishing
11 1 (0.19%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.04%) Software Packaging
2 6 (1.15%) Web Services
3 5 (0.96%) REST
3 5 (0.96%) SOAP
4 3 (0.58%) WPF
5 2 (0.38%) XMPP
6 1 (0.19%) .NET
6 1 (0.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.96%) Fat Client
1 57 (10.96%) Thin Client
2 31 (5.96%) Driving Licence
3 24 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (4.23%) Hedge funds
5 19 (3.65%) Blackberry
5 19 (3.65%) iPhone
6 17 (3.27%) User Experience
7 11 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (1.73%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.54%) iPad
10 6 (1.15%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.96%) Biotechnology
12 4 (0.77%) CESG
12 4 (0.77%) Wiki
13 3 (0.58%) Replication
13 3 (0.58%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.38%) CMDB
14 2 (0.38%) EPoS
14 2 (0.38%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 431 (82.88%) Windows
2 191 (36.73%) Windows 7
3 115 (22.12%) Windows 10
4 103 (19.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 97 (18.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 93 (17.88%) Windows 8
7 86 (16.54%) Windows Server
8 54 (10.38%) Mac OS X
9 32 (6.15%) Android
10 31 (5.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 30 (5.77%) Linux
12 29 (5.58%) Windows XP
13 20 (3.85%) Apple iOS
14 12 (2.31%) Windows Vista
15 6 (1.15%) Mac OS
15 6 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.96%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.19%) Unix
17 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (16.73%) ITIL
2 17 (3.27%) Service Management
3 16 (3.08%) Service Delivery
3 16 (3.08%) Software Distribution
4 14 (2.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (2.12%) Application Virtualisation
5 11 (2.12%) Compatibility Testing
6 10 (1.92%) ITIL V3
7 9 (1.73%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (1.73%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (1.73%) Patch Management
7 9 (1.73%) Time Management
8 8 (1.54%) B2B
8 8 (1.54%) Incident Management
8 8 (1.54%) Software Deployment
9 7 (1.35%) Change Management
9 7 (1.35%) Configuration Management
9 7 (1.35%) CRM
9 7 (1.35%) Investment Management
9 7 (1.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 71 (13.65%) PowerShell
2 11 (2.12%) SQL
3 5 (0.96%) C#
3 5 (0.96%) C++
4 4 (0.77%) C
5 3 (0.58%) Java
6 2 (0.38%) VB
6 2 (0.38%) VBScript
7 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.19%) Perl
7 1 (0.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 97 (18.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (9.23%) Security Cleared
3 39 (7.50%) MCP
4 34 (6.54%) MCSE
5 33 (6.35%) SC Cleared
6 29 (5.58%) Degree
7 28 (5.38%) MCSA
8 14 (2.69%) MCITP
9 12 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (2.12%) MCDST
11 7 (1.35%) A+ Certification
12 6 (1.15%) MCTS
13 5 (0.96%) CCNA
13 5 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
15 2 (0.38%) CCNP
15 2 (0.38%) MOS
15 2 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
16 1 (0.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.19%) SLA
2 3 (0.58%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 315 (60.58%) Active Directory
2 62 (11.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (10.38%) Hyper-V
4 37 (7.12%) Microsoft App-V
5 24 (4.62%) XenApp
6 18 (3.46%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.58%) Firmware
9 3 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.58%) vSphere
9 3 (0.58%) Xen
10 2 (0.38%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.19%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.19%) Docker
11 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 84 (16.15%) SCCM
2 10 (1.92%) Backup Exec
3 7 (1.35%) AirWatch
3 7 (1.35%) WSUS
4 5 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.77%) SCOM
6 3 (0.58%) Jamf Pro
6 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.38%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.19%) SafeCom
8 1 (0.19%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 243 (46.73%) Microsoft
2 86 (16.54%) VMware
3 81 (15.58%) Citrix
4 64 (12.31%) Apple
5 53 (10.19%) Intel
6 43 (8.27%) Cisco
7 29 (5.58%) Bloomberg
8 28 (5.38%) HP
8 28 (5.38%) Reuters
9 20 (3.85%) Dell
10 15 (2.88%) Wyse
11 13 (2.50%) Polycom
12 11 (2.12%) Symantec
13 9 (1.73%) Mitel
14 8 (1.54%) Google
14 8 (1.54%) NetApp
14 8 (1.54%) Sophos
15 7 (1.35%) Avaya
15 7 (1.35%) IBM
15 7 (1.35%) Sage
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