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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 602 674 675
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 286 213 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 260 171 149
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,934
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £24,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -1.00%
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
95990 100567 93038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.21% 94.46% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80962 82147 77980
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +37 141 £32,750 +2.34% 16
South East +30 74 £27,500 +10.00% 6
East of England +16 29 £25,500 +6.47% 3
North West -1 11 £20,500 -12.29% 1
South West -16 10 £25,250 +5.20% 3
West Midlands -8 8 £27,500 +14.58% 2
Yorkshire +12 7 £24,500 +3.15%
East Midlands -3 5 £23,500 +4.44%
North East -4 1 £24,000 -12.72%
Desktop Engineer
UK

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 442 (82.46%) Windows
2 330 (61.57%) Microsoft
3 311 (58.02%) Active Directory
4 265 (49.44%) Windows 7
5 209 (38.99%) MS Excel
6 205 (38.25%) MS Office
7 174 (32.46%) ITIL
8 139 (25.93%) Citrix
9 132 (24.63%) SCCM
10 123 (22.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 118 (22.01%) Windows 8
12 113 (21.08%) VMware
13 112 (20.90%) Finance
14 98 (18.28%) Blackberry
14 98 (18.28%) MS Exchange
14 98 (18.28%) DNS
14 98 (18.28%) Windows Server 2008
15 94 (17.54%) DHCP
16 92 (17.16%) Windows XP
17 88 (16.42%) TCP/IP
18 77 (14.37%) MCSE
19 75 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure
20 71 (13.25%) LAN
21 66 (12.31%) WAN
22 65 (12.13%) XenApp
23 63 (11.75%) Windows Server 2012
24 60 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
25 57 (10.63%) MCP
25 57 (10.63%) HP
26 53 (9.89%) Cisco

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 98 (18.28%) MS Exchange
2 33 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 29 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 21 (3.92%) Lync
5 16 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (1.49%) IBM Notes
7 4 (0.75%) IIS
7 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.37%) CMS
8 2 (0.37%) LiveLink
8 2 (0.37%) Confluence
8 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 209 (38.99%) MS Excel
2 205 (38.25%) MS Office
3 17 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.37%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.37%) MS Project
6 1 (0.19%) Revit
6 1 (0.19%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.19%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.19%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 50 (9.33%) Office 365
2 4 (0.75%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (18.28%) DNS
2 94 (17.54%) DHCP
3 88 (16.42%) TCP/IP
4 71 (13.25%) LAN
5 66 (12.31%) WAN
6 43 (8.02%) VPN
7 30 (5.60%) Wireless
8 29 (5.41%) Firewall
9 26 (4.85%) VoIP
10 20 (3.73%) Internet
11 11 (2.05%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (1.49%) VLAN
12 8 (1.49%) HTTP
12 8 (1.49%) SAN
13 7 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (1.31%) IP Telephony
14 6 (1.12%) WLAN
15 5 (0.93%) NetScaler
16 4 (0.75%) NAS
16 4 (0.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.19%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (0.93%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.37%) JIRA
3 1 (0.19%) MSI
General
1 112 (20.90%) Finance
2 21 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 20 (3.73%) Banking
4 16 (2.99%) Marketing
5 14 (2.61%) Back Office
6 11 (2.05%) Law
7 10 (1.87%) Games
7 10 (1.87%) Advertising
8 8 (1.49%) Legal
8 8 (1.49%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.31%) Mandarin Language
10 3 (0.56%) French Language
10 3 (0.56%) Retail
11 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.37%) Publishing
11 2 (0.37%) Electronics
11 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.36%) WPF
2 16 (2.99%) .NET
3 13 (2.43%) WinForms
4 12 (2.24%) Application Packaging
5 11 (2.05%) Software Packaging
6 5 (0.93%) WCF
6 5 (0.93%) Web Services
6 5 (0.93%) RESTful
6 5 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (0.75%) COM
8 3 (0.56%) WSH
9 2 (0.37%) HTML
10 1 (0.19%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 98 (18.28%) Blackberry
2 60 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
4 22 (4.10%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.80%) Thin Client
5 15 (2.80%) Fat Client
6 14 (2.61%) iPhone
7 13 (2.43%) Smartcard
8 12 (2.24%) Replication
9 9 (1.68%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.68%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.49%) Hedge funds
10 8 (1.49%) Mobile Computing
10 8 (1.49%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.93%) Smartphone
11 5 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.75%) BYOD
12 4 (0.75%) iPad
12 4 (0.75%) CMDB
12 4 (0.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 442 (82.46%) Windows
2 265 (49.44%) Windows 7
3 118 (22.01%) Windows 8
4 98 (18.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 92 (17.16%) Windows XP
6 63 (11.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (8.96%) Android
8 39 (7.28%) Apple iOS
9 38 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (5.04%) Mac OS X
11 19 (3.54%) Linux
11 19 (3.54%) Windows Vista
12 16 (2.99%) Windows Mobile
13 14 (2.61%) Windows 2000
14 12 (2.24%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.93%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.93%) UNIX
16 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (32.46%) ITIL
2 51 (9.51%) Service Delivery
3 47 (8.77%) Asset Management
4 24 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (4.29%) Service Management
6 22 (4.10%) Incident Management
6 22 (4.10%) Patch Management
7 19 (3.54%) Mobile Device Management
8 18 (3.36%) Software Engineering
8 18 (3.36%) Project Management
9 15 (2.80%) Problem Management
9 15 (2.80%) Data Protection
10 14 (2.61%) Project Planning
10 14 (2.61%) ITIL V3
10 14 (2.61%) Software Deployment
11 13 (2.43%) ITSM
11 13 (2.43%) OO
12 11 (2.05%) Mentoring
13 10 (1.87%) ITIL V2
13 10 (1.87%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 38 (7.09%) PowerShell
2 28 (5.22%) SQL
3 21 (3.92%) C#
4 18 (3.36%) VBScript
5 9 (1.68%) C
6 8 (1.49%) VB
7 6 (1.12%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.56%) Java
8 3 (0.56%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.19%) Perl
9 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 123 (22.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (14.37%) MCSE
3 57 (10.63%) MCP
4 43 (8.02%) MCSA
5 39 (7.28%) MCITP
6 31 (5.78%) Degree
7 25 (4.66%) A+ Certification
8 23 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (3.54%) MCDST
9 19 (3.54%) Security Cleared
10 18 (3.36%) CCNA
10 18 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (1.68%) MCTS
12 8 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (1.31%) MOS
14 6 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.12%) SC Cleared
15 5 (0.93%) CCA
15 5 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
16 4 (0.75%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (9.51%) SLA
2 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.19%) COBIT
2 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 311 (58.02%) Active Directory
2 75 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (12.13%) XenApp
4 44 (8.21%) Hyper-V
4 44 (8.21%) XenDesktop
5 26 (4.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 18 (3.36%) Xen
7 15 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (2.05%) vSphere
9 10 (1.87%) XenServer
10 9 (1.68%) Terminal Services
11 7 (1.31%) Terminal Server
12 5 (0.93%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.75%) vCloud
14 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
16 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.19%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 132 (24.63%) SCCM
2 6 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (0.93%) Backup Exec
3 5 (0.93%) WMI
3 5 (0.93%) EdgeSight
4 4 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (0.56%) Puppet
5 3 (0.56%) WSUS
5 3 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.56%) Casper Suite
6 2 (0.37%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.37%) DameWare
6 2 (0.37%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.37%) SCOM
7 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.19%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.19%) Nagios
7 1 (0.19%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 330 (61.57%) Microsoft
2 139 (25.93%) Citrix
3 113 (21.08%) VMware
4 57 (10.63%) HP
5 53 (9.89%) Cisco
6 41 (7.65%) Apple
7 29 (5.41%) Dell
8 25 (4.66%) ServiceNow
9 22 (4.10%) Bloomberg
10 18 (3.36%) Symantec
10 18 (3.36%) AppSense
11 16 (2.99%) Avaya
12 15 (2.80%) Reuters
13 12 (2.24%) McAfee
13 12 (2.24%) Wyse
14 8 (1.49%) Remedy
14 8 (1.49%) Lotus
14 8 (1.49%) Polycom
14 8 (1.49%) Altiris
15 7 (1.31%) Sun
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
North West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
@ITS
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Essex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £90 - £100 per day
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City, London
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Norfolk
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
ASG Worldwide
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 14 days ago
London
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Salary: £26k - 34k per year
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Birmingham
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago