The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 659 631 664
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 212 199 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 184 166 183
Average salary £28,000 £26,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103175 95734 105673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.21% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84966 79988 91183
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 £26,000 £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 Engineer
UK

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 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
London -9 110 £32,500 +6.55% 13
South East -17 51 £25,000 +4.16% 3
South West -6 19 £24,000 -4.00% 1
East of England -17 9 £23,250 -10.57% 2
East Midlands -7 6 £24,500 -2.00% 2
Yorkshire -26 5 £22,500 +16.88% 2
North West -10 4 £25,750 -14.16% 1
West Midlands -17 4 £26,468 -14.61% 1
North East - 3 £27,500 - 3
Desktop Engineer
UK

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 394 (82.77%) Windows
2 246 (51.68%) Microsoft
3 233 (48.95%) Active Directory
4 194 (40.76%) Windows 7
5 146 (30.67%) MS Excel
6 129 (27.10%) MS Office
7 121 (25.42%) Windows XP
8 106 (22.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 94 (19.75%) SCCM
10 92 (19.33%) ITIL
11 89 (18.70%) Finance
12 82 (17.23%) VMware
13 80 (16.81%) MS Exchange
14 77 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
15 74 (15.55%) TCP/IP
16 73 (15.34%) Citrix
17 72 (15.13%) Blackberry
18 69 (14.50%) Windows 8
19 66 (13.87%) LAN
19 66 (13.87%) Degree
20 63 (13.24%) DNS
21 62 (13.03%) DHCP
22 59 (12.39%) Windows Server 2003
23 58 (12.18%) WAN
24 49 (10.29%) Apple
25 48 (10.08%) Cisco
26 44 (9.24%) VMware Infrastructure
26 44 (9.24%) PowerShell
27 43 (9.03%) Exchange Server 2010
28 41 (8.61%) Security Cleared

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 80 (16.81%) MS Exchange
2 43 (9.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 34 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 23 (4.83%) SharePoint
6 20 (4.20%) Lync
7 16 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (3.36%) IIS
8 13 (2.73%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.42%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.21%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.21%) Confluence
Applications
1 146 (30.67%) MS Excel
2 129 (27.10%) MS Office
3 13 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.52%) Eikon
2 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.78%) Office 365
2 10 (2.10%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (15.55%) TCP/IP
2 66 (13.87%) LAN
3 63 (13.24%) DNS
4 62 (13.03%) DHCP
5 58 (12.18%) WAN
6 41 (8.61%) VPN
7 27 (5.67%) Firewall
7 27 (5.67%) Wireless
8 15 (3.15%) Wi-Fi
9 12 (2.52%) Internet
10 10 (2.10%) SAN
11 9 (1.89%) IP Telephony
12 7 (1.47%) VoIP
13 6 (1.26%) FTP
13 6 (1.26%) ADSL
13 6 (1.26%) DSL
14 4 (0.84%) LDAP
14 4 (0.84%) Ethernet
14 4 (0.84%) SMTP
15 3 (0.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.21%) MySQL
4 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (2.31%) MSI
2 1 (0.21%) JIRA
General
1 89 (18.70%) Finance
2 21 (4.41%) Back Office
3 16 (3.36%) Financial Institution
4 13 (2.73%) Law
5 12 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.10%) Marketing
6 10 (2.10%) Legal
7 7 (1.47%) Banking
8 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.84%) Retail
8 4 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.63%) Advertising
9 3 (0.63%) Military
9 3 (0.63%) Front Office
10 2 (0.42%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.42%) Electronics
10 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) Publishing
11 1 (0.21%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.94%) Web Services
2 13 (2.73%) Application Packaging
3 10 (2.10%) Software Packaging
4 7 (1.47%) Rendezvous
5 5 (1.05%) .NET
6 2 (0.42%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.21%) WSH
7 1 (0.21%) COM
7 1 (0.21%) HTML
7 1 (0.21%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 72 (15.13%) Blackberry
2 23 (4.83%) iPhone
3 21 (4.41%) Hedge funds
4 15 (3.15%) PDA
4 15 (3.15%) Video Conferencing
5 14 (2.94%) iPad
6 12 (2.52%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.52%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.10%) Thin Client
7 10 (2.10%) Fat Client
8 9 (1.89%) Smartphone
9 7 (1.47%) Firmware
10 6 (1.26%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.26%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.84%) Biotechnology
12 4 (0.84%) iSeries
12 4 (0.84%) Clustering
13 3 (0.63%) Handset
13 3 (0.63%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 394 (82.77%) Windows
2 194 (40.76%) Windows 7
3 121 (25.42%) Windows XP
4 106 (22.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 69 (14.50%) Windows 8
6 59 (12.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (6.93%) Mac OS X
8 26 (5.46%) Android
9 19 (3.99%) Apple iOS
10 17 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (3.36%) Linux
12 13 (2.73%) Windows 2000
12 13 (2.73%) Mac OS
13 10 (2.10%) Windows Vista
14 8 (1.68%) UNIX
15 5 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.63%) Solaris
17 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.42%) Fedora
18 1 (0.21%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (19.33%) ITIL
2 28 (5.88%) Migration
3 21 (4.41%) Service Delivery
4 18 (3.78%) Mobile Device Management
5 17 (3.57%) Asset Management
6 15 (3.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (3.15%) Change Management
7 13 (2.73%) Incident Management
8 10 (2.10%) Service Management
8 10 (2.10%) Change Control
9 8 (1.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (1.68%) CRM
9 8 (1.68%) Project Management
10 7 (1.47%) Configuration Management
11 6 (1.26%) Investment Management
11 6 (1.26%) Time Management
12 5 (1.05%) Software Engineering
12 5 (1.05%) Problem Management
12 5 (1.05%) Software Deployment
12 5 (1.05%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 44 (9.24%) PowerShell
2 28 (5.88%) VB
3 23 (4.83%) SQL
4 14 (2.94%) C#
5 13 (2.73%) VBScript
6 8 (1.68%) Java
7 7 (1.47%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.05%) PHP
8 5 (1.05%) Python
9 3 (0.63%) C
10 2 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (13.87%) Degree
3 41 (8.61%) Security Cleared
4 37 (7.77%) MCSE
5 36 (7.56%) SC Cleared
6 34 (7.14%) MCP
7 21 (4.41%) MCSA
8 17 (3.57%) MCTS
8 17 (3.57%) MCITP
9 13 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (2.31%) MCDST
11 10 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (2.10%) CCNA
12 7 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (1.47%) HND
12 7 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (1.05%) A+ Certification
15 4 (0.84%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.84%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.72%) SLA
2 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 233 (48.95%) Active Directory
2 44 (9.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (8.40%) XenApp
4 28 (5.88%) XenDesktop
5 23 (4.83%) vSphere
6 14 (2.94%) Hyper-V
7 12 (2.52%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (1.89%) XenServer
9 7 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.63%) vCloud
11 2 (0.42%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.42%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.21%) Novell eDirectory
12 1 (0.21%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 94 (19.75%) SCCM
2 36 (7.56%) WSUS
3 14 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 14 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 7 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.05%) SCOM
6 5 (1.05%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.42%) ZENworks
7 2 (0.42%) OpenView
8 1 (0.21%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.21%) WMI
8 1 (0.21%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.21%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.21%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.21%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.21%) SCSM
8 1 (0.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 246 (51.68%) Microsoft
2 82 (17.23%) VMware
3 73 (15.34%) Citrix
4 49 (10.29%) Apple
5 48 (10.08%) Cisco
6 38 (7.98%) HP
7 26 (5.46%) Bloomberg
8 22 (4.62%) LANDesk
9 21 (4.41%) Dell
10 19 (3.99%) Symantec
10 19 (3.99%) Reuters
11 14 (2.94%) Altiris
12 13 (2.73%) Juniper
12 13 (2.73%) Lotus
13 12 (2.52%) AppSense
13 12 (2.52%) Remedy
14 11 (2.31%) Autodesk
15 10 (2.10%) Google
15 10 (2.10%) CQG
16 9 (1.89%) SAP
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