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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 592 626 705
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +79
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 273 226 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.25% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 235 180 149
Average salary £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,270 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +46 176 £30,250 -19.33% 24
South East -24 48 £31,500 +31.25% 6
West Midlands -3 16 £25,500 +2.00% 1
North West -8 14 £24,500 +8.88% 2
East of England -8 9 £25,000 -7.40% 4
South West -25 7 £24,500 -2.00% 6
East Midlands +20 5 £22,500 +9.75% 2
Yorkshire -7 5 £24,750 +6.45% 2
North East - 1 - -
Desktop Engineer
UK

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 446 (86.60%) Windows
2 291 (56.50%) Active Directory
3 261 (50.68%) Windows 7
4 236 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 175 (33.98%) MS Office
6 159 (30.87%) MS Excel
7 142 (27.57%) ITIL
8 124 (24.08%) Citrix
9 115 (22.33%) Finance
10 112 (21.75%) MS Exchange
11 101 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 93 (18.06%) Microsoft Certification
13 89 (17.28%) Windows XP
14 85 (16.50%) Blackberry
15 84 (16.31%) Cisco
16 83 (16.12%) VMware
17 75 (14.56%) Windows 8
18 72 (13.98%) Windows Server 2003
18 72 (13.98%) SCCM
19 71 (13.79%) LAN
20 65 (12.62%) SLA
21 60 (11.65%) TCP/IP
22 58 (11.26%) DNS
22 58 (11.26%) VMware Infrastructure
22 58 (11.26%) Exchange Server 2010
23 57 (11.07%) XenApp
24 55 (10.68%) Apple
25 49 (9.51%) WAN
26 46 (8.93%) DHCP
27 45 (8.74%) MCP

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (21.75%) MS Exchange
2 58 (11.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (8.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 31 (6.02%) SharePoint
5 21 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (2.14%) IBM Notes
8 10 (1.94%) Lync
9 4 (0.78%) IIS
9 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.58%) nginx
10 3 (0.58%) LiveLink
10 3 (0.58%) Apache
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.19%) Drupal
11 1 (0.19%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.19%) GroupWise
Applications
1 175 (33.98%) MS Office
2 159 (30.87%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.39%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.39%) Revit
4 2 (0.39%) SketchUp
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.19%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.58%) Eikon
2 2 (0.39%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.77%) Office 365
2 13 (2.52%) Google Apps
3 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (13.79%) LAN
2 60 (11.65%) TCP/IP
3 58 (11.26%) DNS
4 49 (9.51%) WAN
5 46 (8.93%) DHCP
6 35 (6.80%) VPN
7 27 (5.24%) Firewall
8 25 (4.85%) VoIP
9 24 (4.66%) Wireless
10 14 (2.72%) Internet
11 12 (2.33%) 3G
12 11 (2.14%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (1.55%) IP Telephony
14 6 (1.17%) Network Security
15 5 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (0.97%) PBX
16 4 (0.78%) HTTP
16 4 (0.78%) SMTP
16 4 (0.78%) ADSL
16 4 (0.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.17%) MySQL
3 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.17%) MSI
2 5 (0.97%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.58%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 115 (22.33%) Finance
2 25 (4.85%) Banking
3 15 (2.91%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.52%) Electronics
5 12 (2.33%) Military
6 9 (1.75%) Law
6 9 (1.75%) Games
6 9 (1.75%) Retail
6 9 (1.75%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.36%) Marketing
8 5 (0.97%) French Language
8 5 (0.97%) Advertising
9 3 (0.58%) Front Office
10 2 (0.39%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.39%) Publishing
10 2 (0.39%) Back Office
10 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.33%) Application Packaging
2 5 (0.97%) HTML
3 3 (0.58%) REST
3 3 (0.58%) JSON
3 3 (0.58%) XML
3 3 (0.58%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.58%) .NET
4 2 (0.39%) COM
5 1 (0.19%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.19%) LAMP
5 1 (0.19%) XMPP
5 1 (0.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 85 (16.50%) Blackberry
2 30 (5.83%) iPhone
3 25 (4.85%) Video Conferencing
4 23 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.88%) Fat Client
5 20 (3.88%) Thin Client
6 17 (3.30%) iPad
6 17 (3.30%) Hedge funds
6 17 (3.30%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.33%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.75%) Smartphone
9 7 (1.36%) CMDB
10 6 (1.17%) Replication
11 5 (0.97%) Mobile Computing
11 5 (0.97%) Equities
11 5 (0.97%) Clustering
12 4 (0.78%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.58%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.58%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 446 (86.60%) Windows
2 261 (50.68%) Windows 7
3 101 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 89 (17.28%) Windows XP
5 75 (14.56%) Windows 8
6 72 (13.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 40 (7.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (7.38%) Mac OS X
9 22 (4.27%) Android
9 22 (4.27%) Windows 2000
10 21 (4.08%) Linux
11 20 (3.88%) Apple iOS
12 18 (3.50%) Windows Vista
13 11 (2.14%) UNIX
14 8 (1.55%) Windows Phone
15 7 (1.36%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.97%) AIX
16 5 (0.97%) Solaris
17 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (27.57%) ITIL
2 35 (6.80%) Asset Management
3 25 (4.85%) Service Delivery
4 22 (4.27%) Service Management
5 13 (2.52%) Incident Management
5 13 (2.52%) Configuration Management
6 11 (2.14%) Change Management
6 11 (2.14%) ITSM
7 10 (1.94%) Migration
8 8 (1.55%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (1.55%) Mentoring
9 7 (1.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (1.36%) CRM
10 6 (1.17%) Logistics
10 6 (1.17%) Time Management
10 6 (1.17%) ITIL V3
11 5 (0.97%) Software Deployment
11 5 (0.97%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (0.78%) E-Commerce
12 4 (0.78%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (5.44%) PowerShell
2 23 (4.47%) SQL
3 5 (0.97%) VB
4 4 (0.78%) VBScript
5 3 (0.58%) Ruby
5 3 (0.58%) C
6 2 (0.39%) Perl
6 2 (0.39%) PHP
6 2 (0.39%) Python
6 2 (0.39%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.19%) C#
7 1 (0.19%) Java
7 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 93 (18.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (8.74%) MCP
2 45 (8.74%) MCSE
3 23 (4.47%) MCITP
3 23 (4.47%) Degree
3 23 (4.47%) MCSA
3 23 (4.47%) Security Cleared
4 21 (4.08%) MCTS
4 21 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 17 (3.30%) MCDST
6 13 (2.52%) A+ Certification
7 12 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.94%) CCNA
8 10 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.39%) Avaya Certification
10 2 (0.39%) MOS
10 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.39%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.39%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (12.62%) SLA
2 4 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 291 (56.50%) Active Directory
2 58 (11.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (11.07%) XenApp
4 30 (5.83%) Hyper-V
5 22 (4.27%) XenDesktop
6 21 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (2.52%) Xen
8 11 (2.14%) vSphere
9 5 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.58%) XenServer
12 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.19%) Firmware
12 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 72 (13.98%) SCCM
2 20 (3.88%) WSUS
3 14 (2.72%) Backup Exec
3 14 (2.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 9 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.58%) Casper Suite
6 3 (0.58%) Nagios
6 3 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.39%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.39%) EdgeSight
7 2 (0.39%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.39%) SCOM
7 2 (0.39%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.19%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.19%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 236 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 124 (24.08%) Citrix
3 84 (16.31%) Cisco
4 83 (16.12%) VMware
5 55 (10.68%) Apple
6 41 (7.96%) Avaya
7 36 (6.99%) HP
8 33 (6.41%) Symantec
9 25 (4.85%) Dell
10 22 (4.27%) Reuters
11 18 (3.50%) Wyse
11 18 (3.50%) Adobe
12 15 (2.91%) McAfee
13 14 (2.72%) Bloomberg
14 13 (2.52%) FactSet
14 13 (2.52%) Remedy
15 11 (2.14%) LANDesk
15 11 (2.14%) Lotus
16 9 (1.75%) Mitel
17 8 (1.55%) AppSense
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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East Midlands
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Salary: 25-30k (Dependent on experience) + Benefits + Overtime (if required)
Posted: Yesterday
Hammersmith and Fulham
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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City of London
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + competitive
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Gloucester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £28000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
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Salary: £23,000 per annum
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City, London
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London
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Shift allowance
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