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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 577 615 697
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +82
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 284 245 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 250 187 127
Average salary £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,500
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
92746 92860 91869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.46% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 77029 75604 78139
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 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +87 181 £32,000 +3.22% 15
South East -35 46 £30,000 +25.00% 8
North West -2 17 £20,000 -24.52%
East of England +10 13 £25,000 -2.91% 3
East Midlands +38 12 £26,250 +9.37%
West Midlands -23 10 £22,500 -11.76% 2
South West -45 6 £24,500 +6.75% 5
Yorkshire 0 4 £25,000 +42.85% 1
North East -16 1 - -
Desktop Engineer
UK

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 469 (86.85%) Windows
2 316 (58.52%) Active Directory
3 277 (51.30%) Windows 7
4 271 (50.19%) Microsoft
5 210 (38.89%) MS Office
6 172 (31.85%) MS Excel
7 145 (26.85%) ITIL
8 139 (25.74%) Citrix
9 127 (23.52%) Finance
10 120 (22.22%) MS Exchange
11 116 (21.48%) Microsoft Certification
12 110 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 104 (19.26%) Blackberry
14 98 (18.15%) VMware
15 96 (17.78%) Windows XP
16 89 (16.48%) SCCM
17 88 (16.30%) Cisco
18 84 (15.56%) Windows 8
19 72 (13.33%) TCP/IP
20 69 (12.78%) Windows Server 2003
20 69 (12.78%) VMware Infrastructure
21 68 (12.59%) XenApp
22 67 (12.41%) Apple
23 65 (12.04%) DNS
24 64 (11.85%) SLA
24 64 (11.85%) LAN
25 62 (11.48%) MCSE
25 62 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010
26 57 (10.56%) MCP
27 50 (9.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 120 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 62 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (9.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 35 (6.48%) SharePoint
5 27 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 20 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (2.22%) Lync
9 11 (2.04%) IBM Notes
10 6 (1.11%) IIS
11 5 (0.93%) Apache
12 4 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.56%) nginx
13 3 (0.56%) LiveLink
14 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.37%) Drupal
15 1 (0.19%) GroupWise
Applications
1 210 (38.89%) MS Office
2 172 (31.85%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.37%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.37%) Revit
5 2 (0.37%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) MS Project
6 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.19%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Eikon
2 2 (0.37%) Front Arena
2 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (8.70%) Office 365
2 11 (2.04%) Google Apps
3 8 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 65 (12.04%) DNS
3 64 (11.85%) LAN
4 46 (8.52%) DHCP
5 45 (8.33%) WAN
6 41 (7.59%) VPN
7 32 (5.93%) Firewall
8 29 (5.37%) Wireless
9 22 (4.07%) VoIP
10 16 (2.96%) Internet
11 12 (2.22%) 3G
12 9 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (1.67%) IP Telephony
13 7 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (1.11%) ADSL
14 6 (1.11%) SMTP
14 6 (1.11%) Network Security
15 5 (0.93%) PBX
15 5 (0.93%) VLAN
16 4 (0.74%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.11%) MySQL
3 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (1.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.74%) MSI
3 3 (0.56%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 127 (23.52%) Finance
2 30 (5.56%) Banking
3 22 (4.07%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.59%) Electronics
5 11 (2.04%) Games
5 11 (2.04%) Military
6 10 (1.85%) Retail
7 9 (1.67%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.30%) Law
8 7 (1.30%) Marketing
9 6 (1.11%) Advertising
10 5 (0.93%) French Language
10 5 (0.93%) Publishing
11 4 (0.74%) Back Office
12 3 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.19%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.48%) Application Packaging
2 6 (1.11%) HTML
3 5 (0.93%) Software Packaging
4 3 (0.56%) REST
4 3 (0.56%) JSON
4 3 (0.56%) .NET
4 3 (0.56%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.56%) COM
4 3 (0.56%) XML
5 1 (0.19%) LAMP
5 1 (0.19%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 104 (19.26%) Blackberry
2 36 (6.67%) iPhone
3 34 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (5.93%) Video Conferencing
5 28 (5.19%) Fat Client
5 28 (5.19%) Thin Client
6 23 (4.26%) Hedge funds
7 19 (3.52%) Management Information System
7 19 (3.52%) iPad
8 14 (2.59%) Replication
9 12 (2.22%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.30%) Smartphone
12 6 (1.11%) CMDB
13 5 (0.93%) Mobile Computing
14 4 (0.74%) Mathematics
15 3 (0.56%) Digital Media
15 3 (0.56%) Equities
15 3 (0.56%) Clustering
16 2 (0.37%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 469 (86.85%) Windows
2 277 (51.30%) Windows 7
3 110 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 96 (17.78%) Windows XP
5 84 (15.56%) Windows 8
6 69 (12.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 48 (8.89%) Mac OS X
8 43 (7.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (4.44%) Linux
10 22 (4.07%) Apple iOS
10 22 (4.07%) Android
11 21 (3.89%) Windows 2000
11 21 (3.89%) Windows Vista
12 10 (1.85%) UNIX
13 9 (1.67%) Mac OS
14 8 (1.48%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.93%) AIX
15 5 (0.93%) Solaris
16 3 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (26.85%) ITIL
2 40 (7.41%) Asset Management
3 35 (6.48%) Service Delivery
4 16 (2.96%) Service Management
5 14 (2.59%) Incident Management
6 10 (1.85%) Configuration Management
6 10 (1.85%) Software Deployment
7 9 (1.67%) Mentoring
7 9 (1.67%) Migration
7 9 (1.67%) Change Management
7 9 (1.67%) ITSM
8 8 (1.48%) CRM
8 8 (1.48%) Line Management
9 7 (1.30%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (1.30%) Logistics
10 6 (1.11%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (1.11%) Problem Management
10 6 (1.11%) Time Management
10 6 (1.11%) Mobile Device Management
11 5 (0.93%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 36 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 27 (5.00%) SQL
3 8 (1.48%) VB
4 5 (0.93%) C
5 3 (0.56%) VBScript
5 3 (0.56%) Ruby
6 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.37%) Perl
6 2 (0.37%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.19%) PHP
7 1 (0.19%) C#
7 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 116 (21.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (11.48%) MCSE
3 57 (10.56%) MCP
4 34 (6.30%) MCSA
5 32 (5.93%) MCITP
6 27 (5.00%) Degree
7 24 (4.44%) MCTS
8 22 (4.07%) MCDST
9 19 (3.52%) Security Cleared
10 17 (3.15%) SC Cleared
10 17 (3.15%) A+ Certification
11 16 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (2.59%) CCNA
13 12 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 11 (2.04%) VCP4
15 7 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 2 (0.37%) MOS
17 2 (0.37%) CCA
17 2 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (11.85%) SLA
2 4 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 316 (58.52%) Active Directory
2 69 (12.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (12.59%) XenApp
4 34 (6.30%) Hyper-V
5 29 (5.37%) XenDesktop
6 20 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 19 (3.52%) Xen
8 13 (2.41%) vSphere
9 8 (1.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.37%) XenServer
13 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 89 (16.48%) SCCM
2 20 (3.70%) WSUS
3 13 (2.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 11 (2.04%) Backup Exec
5 8 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (0.93%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.93%) DameWare
7 3 (0.56%) Casper Suite
7 3 (0.56%) Nagios
7 3 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.37%) SCOM
8 2 (0.37%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.37%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 271 (50.19%) Microsoft
2 139 (25.74%) Citrix
3 98 (18.15%) VMware
4 88 (16.30%) Cisco
5 67 (12.41%) Apple
6 43 (7.96%) Avaya
7 41 (7.59%) HP
8 31 (5.74%) Dell
9 28 (5.19%) Symantec
10 27 (5.00%) Reuters
11 25 (4.63%) Wyse
12 21 (3.89%) McAfee
13 18 (3.33%) FactSet
14 17 (3.15%) ServiceNow
15 14 (2.59%) Remedy
15 14 (2.59%) Adobe
16 12 (2.22%) Mitel
16 12 (2.22%) Bloomberg
17 11 (2.04%) Lotus
18 10 (1.85%) Altiris
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
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Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £22,500 to £22,500 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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