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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 608 635 692
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 264 262 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 233 220 134
Average salary £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,875 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
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
97192 104489 96781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.61% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80393 85908 81520
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 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 +38 135 £30,000 -7.69% 5
South East +10 68 £25,250 -12.93% 6
East of England +26 16 £25,000 -9.09% 3
West Midlands -11 12 £25,000 +4.16% 2
North West +4 11 £25,000 -9.09% 2
East Midlands +4 9 £25,000 -9.09% 1
South West -23 9 £21,000 -8.49% 2
Yorkshire +3 5 £23,500 -44.70%
North East -12 1 £28,500 +18.75% 1
Desktop Engineer
UK

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 458 (86.74%) Windows
2 311 (58.90%) Microsoft
3 303 (57.39%) Active Directory
4 299 (56.63%) Windows 7
5 234 (44.32%) MS Office
6 197 (37.31%) MS Excel
7 167 (31.63%) ITIL
8 145 (27.46%) Citrix
9 129 (24.43%) Finance
10 126 (23.86%) Blackberry
11 123 (23.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 117 (22.16%) SCCM
13 112 (21.21%) MS Exchange
14 110 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
15 91 (17.23%) Windows XP
15 91 (17.23%) VMware
16 89 (16.86%) Windows 8
17 83 (15.72%) XenApp
18 82 (15.53%) TCP/IP
19 75 (14.20%) DNS
20 73 (13.83%) Cisco
21 70 (13.26%) MCP
21 70 (13.26%) MCSE
22 68 (12.88%) Apple
23 64 (12.12%) LAN
24 61 (11.55%) Windows Server 2003
25 58 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
26 57 (10.80%) DHCP
27 56 (10.61%) WAN
27 56 (10.61%) Analytical Skills

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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
1 112 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 53 (10.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 48 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (5.11%) SharePoint
5 21 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (3.22%) Lync
6 17 (3.22%) IBM Notes
7 15 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.14%) IIS
10 5 (0.95%) Apache
11 4 (0.76%) LiveLink
11 4 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.57%) nginx
13 2 (0.38%) Drupal
14 1 (0.19%) Confluence
14 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.19%) GroupWise
Applications
1 234 (44.32%) MS Office
2 197 (37.31%) MS Excel
3 22 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.57%) MS Project
5 3 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.38%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.38%) Revit
6 2 (0.38%) SketchUp
7 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Front Arena
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.19%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 43 (8.14%) Office 365
2 10 (1.89%) Google Apps
3 7 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.19%) SaaS
5 1 (0.19%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 82 (15.53%) TCP/IP
2 75 (14.20%) DNS
3 64 (12.12%) LAN
4 57 (10.80%) DHCP
5 56 (10.61%) WAN
6 36 (6.82%) VPN
7 32 (6.06%) Firewall
8 27 (5.11%) VoIP
9 24 (4.55%) Wireless
10 14 (2.65%) Internet
11 10 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (1.33%) IP Telephony
13 6 (1.14%) VLAN
13 6 (1.14%) Network Security
13 6 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (0.95%) ADSL
15 4 (0.76%) SMTP
15 4 (0.76%) SMS
15 4 (0.76%) 3G
16 3 (0.57%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.76%) MySQL
3 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (1.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.38%) MSI
2 2 (0.38%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.19%) JIRA
General
1 129 (24.43%) Finance
2 26 (4.92%) Banking
3 22 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.46%) Marketing
5 12 (2.27%) Games
6 9 (1.70%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.70%) Law
7 8 (1.52%) Mandarin Language
8 7 (1.33%) Back Office
9 5 (0.95%) Retail
9 5 (0.95%) Advertising
9 5 (0.95%) Publishing
10 4 (0.76%) Electronics
11 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.57%) Legal
11 3 (0.57%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Military
12 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.84%) Application Packaging
2 13 (2.46%) Software Packaging
3 5 (0.95%) COM
4 3 (0.57%) HTML
4 3 (0.57%) .NET
4 3 (0.57%) WSH
5 2 (0.38%) WinForms
5 2 (0.38%) WPF
6 1 (0.19%) REST
6 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.19%) XML
6 1 (0.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 126 (23.86%) Blackberry
2 56 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (6.25%) iPhone
4 30 (5.68%) Video Conferencing
5 22 (4.17%) Hedge funds
6 21 (3.98%) Fat Client
6 21 (3.98%) Thin Client
7 19 (3.60%) Replication
8 18 (3.41%) iPad
9 16 (3.03%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.14%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.95%) CMDB
12 4 (0.76%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.76%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.76%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.57%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.38%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.38%) IBM XIV
14 2 (0.38%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 458 (86.74%) Windows
2 299 (56.63%) Windows 7
3 110 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 91 (17.23%) Windows XP
5 89 (16.86%) Windows 8
6 61 (11.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 53 (10.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 50 (9.47%) Mac OS X
9 26 (4.92%) Android
10 24 (4.55%) Apple iOS
10 24 (4.55%) Linux
11 23 (4.36%) Windows Vista
12 16 (3.03%) Windows 2000
13 9 (1.70%) UNIX
14 8 (1.52%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.76%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.76%) AIX
15 4 (0.76%) Solaris
16 3 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (31.63%) ITIL
2 43 (8.14%) Service Delivery
3 40 (7.58%) Asset Management
4 20 (3.79%) Service Management
5 19 (3.60%) Project Planning
6 15 (2.84%) Project Management
7 14 (2.65%) Software Deployment
8 13 (2.46%) Incident Management
8 13 (2.46%) Configuration Management
9 12 (2.27%) Data Protection
10 11 (2.08%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (1.89%) Problem Management
11 10 (1.89%) Line Management
11 10 (1.89%) Mentoring
11 10 (1.89%) ITSM
12 8 (1.52%) Logistics
13 7 (1.33%) Mobile Device Management
14 6 (1.14%) Migration
14 6 (1.14%) Change Management
14 6 (1.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (6.06%) PowerShell
2 27 (5.11%) SQL
3 8 (1.52%) VB
3 8 (1.52%) C
4 4 (0.76%) VBScript
5 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.38%) C#
5 2 (0.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.19%) Perl
6 1 (0.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 123 (23.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (13.26%) MCP
2 70 (13.26%) MCSE
3 40 (7.58%) MCSA
4 37 (7.01%) MCITP
5 32 (6.06%) Degree
6 30 (5.68%) A+ Certification
7 27 (5.11%) MCDST
8 21 (3.98%) MCTS
9 19 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (2.46%) CCNA
12 9 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (1.14%) Security Cleared
14 4 (0.76%) ACSP
14 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
15 3 (0.57%) CCNP
16 2 (0.38%) CCA
16 2 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
16 2 (0.38%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.90%) SLA
2 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 303 (57.39%) Active Directory
2 83 (15.72%) XenApp
3 58 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (8.52%) XenDesktop
5 36 (6.82%) Hyper-V
6 27 (5.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 19 (3.60%) Xen
8 16 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
8 16 (3.03%) vSphere
9 5 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.95%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.57%) XenServer
11 2 (0.38%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 117 (22.16%) SCCM
2 16 (3.03%) WSUS
3 15 (2.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 8 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (1.33%) DameWare
6 5 (0.95%) EdgeSight
7 4 (0.76%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.57%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.38%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.38%) Casper Suite
10 1 (0.19%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.19%) Puppet
10 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.19%) Nagios
10 1 (0.19%) SCOM
10 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 311 (58.90%) Microsoft
2 145 (27.46%) Citrix
3 91 (17.23%) VMware
4 73 (13.83%) Cisco
5 68 (12.88%) Apple
6 54 (10.23%) HP
7 34 (6.44%) ServiceNow
8 31 (5.87%) Dell
9 29 (5.49%) Avaya
10 26 (4.92%) Symantec
11 25 (4.73%) Wyse
12 23 (4.36%) McAfee
12 23 (4.36%) Reuters
13 18 (3.41%) FactSet
14 17 (3.22%) Lotus
15 13 (2.46%) AppSense
15 13 (2.46%) Adobe
15 13 (2.46%) Polycom
16 12 (2.27%) Remedy
17 11 (2.08%) Juniper
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