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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 585 628 685
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 326 328 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.34% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 308 298 259
Median salary £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,050
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -4.54%
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
88827 96010 107374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.52% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75478 79551 88659
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +49 174 £32,500 +10.16% 18
South East +20 85 £26,500 -3.63% 5
East of England +36 29 £28,000 +12.00% 4
South West +3 10 £26,500 +26.19% 1
East Midlands +13 9 £28,750 +30.68%
North West +16 7 £19,000 -24.00% 1
Yorkshire +14 7 £32,500 +38.29% 1
West Midlands -33 6 £25,461 +1.84%
Desktop Engineer
UK

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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.

1 538 (85.81%) Windows
2 403 (64.27%) Active Directory
3 319 (50.88%) Microsoft
4 278 (44.34%) Windows 7
5 213 (33.97%) MS Office
6 171 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 143 (22.81%) Windows Server
7 143 (22.81%) Windows 8
8 140 (22.33%) Citrix
9 134 (21.37%) MS Exchange
10 129 (20.57%) SCCM
11 126 (20.10%) VMware
12 121 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 120 (19.14%) ITIL
14 115 (18.34%) TCP/IP
15 114 (18.18%) Finance
16 112 (17.86%) Windows XP
17 92 (14.67%) DNS
17 92 (14.67%) Cisco
18 89 (14.19%) Windows Server 2012
19 82 (13.08%) Blackberry
20 81 (12.92%) Android
20 81 (12.92%) VMware Infrastructure
21 80 (12.76%) Mac OS X
21 80 (12.76%) DHCP
22 79 (12.60%) Windows 10
23 77 (12.28%) Apple
24 76 (12.12%) LAN
25 74 (11.80%) Exchange Server 2010
26 66 (10.53%) Driving Licence

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
1 134 (21.37%) MS Exchange
2 74 (11.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (7.34%) Skype for Business
4 36 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 36 (5.74%) SharePoint
5 31 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (1.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.64%) GroupWise
8 4 (0.64%) IIS
9 3 (0.48%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.16%) CMS
10 1 (0.16%) Confluence
10 1 (0.16%) JBoss
10 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 213 (33.97%) MS Office
2 171 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 17 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.16%) Shockwave
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.12%) Eikon
2 6 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.86%) Office 365
2 4 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.32%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 115 (18.34%) TCP/IP
2 92 (14.67%) DNS
3 80 (12.76%) DHCP
4 76 (12.12%) LAN
5 64 (10.21%) WAN
6 54 (8.61%) VPN
7 33 (5.26%) VoIP
8 31 (4.94%) Skype
8 31 (4.94%) Wireless
9 23 (3.67%) Firewall
9 23 (3.67%) SAN
10 19 (3.03%) Internet
11 14 (2.23%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (1.91%) Remote Desktop
13 11 (1.75%) LDAP
14 10 (1.59%) SNMP
15 9 (1.44%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (1.44%) VLAN
16 6 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
17 5 (0.80%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.16%) MS Access
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (1.59%) Git (software)
1 10 (1.59%) Subversion
1 10 (1.59%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.64%) JIRA
3 2 (0.32%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.32%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.16%) Selenium
General
1 114 (18.18%) Finance
2 31 (4.94%) Banking
3 18 (2.87%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.07%) Legal
4 13 (2.07%) Retail
5 12 (1.91%) Law
6 11 (1.75%) Games
6 11 (1.75%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.59%) Marketing
8 9 (1.44%) Back Office
9 8 (1.28%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.96%) Advertising
10 6 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.80%) Billing
11 5 (0.80%) Electronics
12 3 (0.48%) Publishing
13 1 (0.16%) Automotive
13 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) Front Office
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.39%) .NET
2 14 (2.23%) XMPP
3 11 (1.75%) WinForms
3 11 (1.75%) WPF
4 10 (1.59%) MFC
4 10 (1.59%) Qt
4 10 (1.59%) WCF
5 3 (0.48%) Web Services
6 2 (0.32%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.16%) COM
7 1 (0.16%) Flash
7 1 (0.16%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 82 (13.08%) Blackberry
2 66 (10.53%) Driving Licence
3 46 (7.34%) iPhone
4 45 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (4.63%) Fat Client
5 29 (4.63%) Thin Client
6 27 (4.31%) Smartphone
7 23 (3.67%) Hedge funds
8 20 (3.19%) Video Conferencing
9 17 (2.71%) Computer Science
10 12 (1.91%) Data Centre
10 12 (1.91%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.75%) HP StoreVirtual
12 8 (1.28%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.28%) iPad
13 6 (0.96%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.80%) NHS
15 4 (0.64%) Social Media
16 3 (0.48%) CMDB
17 2 (0.32%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 538 (85.81%) Windows
2 278 (44.34%) Windows 7
3 143 (22.81%) Windows 8
3 143 (22.81%) Windows Server
4 121 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 112 (17.86%) Windows XP
6 89 (14.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 81 (12.92%) Android
8 80 (12.76%) Mac OS X
9 79 (12.60%) Windows 10
10 63 (10.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 49 (7.81%) Apple iOS
12 33 (5.26%) Linux
13 20 (3.19%) Mac OS
14 16 (2.55%) Windows Vista
15 11 (1.75%) Unix
16 10 (1.59%) FreeBSD
16 10 (1.59%) Solaris
17 4 (0.64%) Windows 2000
18 3 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (19.14%) ITIL
2 39 (6.22%) Asset Management
3 34 (5.42%) Mentoring
4 29 (4.63%) Incident Management
5 27 (4.31%) Service Management
6 24 (3.83%) Mobile Device Management
7 21 (3.35%) Patch Management
8 19 (3.03%) Data Protection
8 19 (3.03%) Service Delivery
9 18 (2.87%) Migration
10 16 (2.55%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (2.23%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (2.07%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (1.91%) CRM
13 12 (1.91%) Line Management
14 11 (1.75%) Software Distribution
14 11 (1.75%) Software Engineering
15 10 (1.59%) Application Packaging
15 10 (1.59%) ITSM
15 10 (1.59%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (3.67%) C
2 21 (3.35%) PowerShell
3 17 (2.71%) SQL
4 15 (2.39%) VB
5 14 (2.23%) C#
6 13 (2.07%) C++
7 10 (1.59%) VB6
8 3 (0.48%) Java
8 3 (0.48%) VBScript
9 2 (0.32%) KiXtart
9 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.16%) Python
10 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (8.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (7.50%) Degree
3 18 (2.87%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.39%) MCP
4 15 (2.39%) MCSA
5 14 (2.23%) Citrix Certification
6 13 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (2.07%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.59%) CCNA
7 10 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.59%) MCSE
8 9 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (1.28%) MCITP
10 6 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.80%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.80%) Dell Certification
12 4 (0.64%) A+ Certification
12 4 (0.64%) MCDST
12 4 (0.64%) MCTS
13 2 (0.32%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (10.21%) SLA
2 4 (0.64%) QA
3 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 403 (64.27%) Active Directory
2 81 (12.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (6.06%) XenApp
4 30 (4.78%) Hyper-V
5 25 (3.99%) XenDesktop
6 15 (2.39%) vSphere
7 12 (1.91%) VMware ESX
8 11 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (1.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 8 (1.28%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.16%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.16%) UAG
12 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 129 (20.57%) SCCM
2 33 (5.26%) WSUS
3 8 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (1.12%) Backup Exec
4 7 (1.12%) DameWare
5 5 (0.80%) SCOM
6 3 (0.48%) Casper Suite
6 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (0.48%) Opsview
6 3 (0.48%) SCDPM
6 3 (0.48%) ZENworks
7 2 (0.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.16%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.16%) SafeCom
8 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 1 (0.16%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 319 (50.88%) Microsoft
2 140 (22.33%) Citrix
3 126 (20.10%) VMware
4 92 (14.67%) Cisco
5 77 (12.28%) Apple
6 52 (8.29%) HP
7 40 (6.38%) Bloomberg
8 30 (4.78%) Dell
9 26 (4.15%) Polycom
10 20 (3.19%) Avaya
11 19 (3.03%) Reuters
12 17 (2.71%) Mitel
13 16 (2.55%) Symantec
14 14 (2.23%) Fidessa
15 11 (1.75%) Altiris
16 10 (1.59%) Perforce
17 9 (1.44%) Adobe
17 9 (1.44%) Intel
18 8 (1.28%) Novell
18 8 (1.28%) Remedy
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Greythorn
Salary: £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Pension + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Shepperton, Middlesex
Blue Juice Recruitment
Salary: From £17,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley
Capita plc
Posted: 12 days ago
High Wycombe
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £37500 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Norwich
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £27k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £15.00 - £17.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago