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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 589 614 691
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 314 344 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.35% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 292 310 269
Median salary £30,000 £26,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -8.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,176 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,200 £47,100
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -9.09%
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
87998 99707 108539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75045 83110 89630
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 £72,500 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +80 169 £32,750 +9.16% 17
South East +12 79 £26,500 -3.63% 7
East of England +37 29 £26,000 +1.96% 5
East Midlands +15 12 £25,000 +8.69% 1
Yorkshire +14 12 £22,500 +3.44% 4
South West +2 6 £25,000 +19.04%
West Midlands -28 4 £25,211 +2.90%
North West +1 2 £22,000 -12.00% 2
North East +2 1 £24,750 -13.15% 2
Desktop Engineer
UK

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 543 (83.67%) Windows
2 408 (62.87%) Active Directory
3 334 (51.46%) Microsoft
4 268 (41.29%) Windows 7
5 213 (32.82%) MS Office
6 165 (25.42%) MS Excel
7 140 (21.57%) Citrix
7 140 (21.57%) SCCM
8 138 (21.26%) Windows 8
8 138 (21.26%) Windows Server
9 130 (20.03%) MS Exchange
10 129 (19.88%) ITIL
11 127 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 124 (19.11%) VMware
13 115 (17.72%) Finance
14 114 (17.57%) TCP/IP
15 108 (16.64%) Windows XP
16 101 (15.56%) Windows 10
17 95 (14.64%) LAN
18 88 (13.56%) Apple
18 88 (13.56%) Cisco
19 87 (13.41%) DNS
20 86 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
21 85 (13.10%) Mac OS X
22 82 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
23 81 (12.48%) Blackberry
24 80 (12.33%) DHCP
25 76 (11.71%) Android
26 75 (11.56%) WAN
27 72 (11.09%) Windows Server 2003

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
1 130 (20.03%) MS Exchange
2 71 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 55 (8.47%) Skype for Business
4 36 (5.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 34 (5.24%) SharePoint
6 27 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.62%) GroupWise
9 4 (0.62%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.31%) IIS
11 1 (0.15%) CMS
11 1 (0.15%) JBoss
11 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 213 (32.82%) MS Office
2 165 (25.42%) MS Excel
3 20 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.08%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project
6 1 (0.15%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 8 (1.23%) Eikon
2 4 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 51 (7.86%) Office 365
2 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.31%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.15%) IaaS
5 1 (0.15%) PaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 114 (17.57%) TCP/IP
2 95 (14.64%) LAN
3 87 (13.41%) DNS
4 80 (12.33%) DHCP
5 75 (11.56%) WAN
6 59 (9.09%) VPN
7 42 (6.47%) Skype
8 40 (6.16%) VoIP
9 35 (5.39%) Wireless
10 26 (4.01%) SAN
11 23 (3.54%) Firewall
12 21 (3.24%) Internet
13 18 (2.77%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
15 11 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
16 9 (1.39%) LDAP
17 8 (1.23%) SNMP
18 7 (1.08%) IP Telephony
19 6 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
19 6 (0.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.15%) MS Access
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.23%) Git (software)
1 8 (1.23%) Subversion
1 8 (1.23%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.62%) JIRA
3 1 (0.15%) Selenium
General
1 115 (17.72%) Finance
2 24 (3.70%) Banking
3 16 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.31%) Games
5 14 (2.16%) Marketing
6 13 (2.00%) Law
7 12 (1.85%) Legal
7 12 (1.85%) Retail
8 11 (1.69%) Back Office
9 8 (1.23%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.08%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.92%) Advertising
11 6 (0.92%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.62%) Electronics
13 3 (0.46%) Publishing
14 2 (0.31%) Billing
15 1 (0.15%) Automotive
15 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.15%) Online Betting
15 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.16%) XMPP
2 12 (1.85%) .NET
3 10 (1.54%) WPF
4 9 (1.39%) WinForms
5 8 (1.23%) MFC
5 8 (1.23%) Qt
5 8 (1.23%) WCF
6 5 (0.77%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.31%) HTML
7 2 (0.31%) ODBC
8 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.15%) Flash
8 1 (0.15%) Web Services
8 1 (0.15%) XML
8 1 (0.15%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 81 (12.48%) Blackberry
2 66 (10.17%) Driving Licence
3 51 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (6.93%) iPhone
5 34 (5.24%) Fat Client
5 34 (5.24%) Thin Client
6 27 (4.16%) Smartphone
7 25 (3.85%) Hedge funds
7 25 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
8 17 (2.62%) Computer Science
9 15 (2.31%) Management Information System
10 14 (2.16%) Data Centre
11 13 (2.00%) iPad
12 12 (1.85%) HP StoreVirtual
13 10 (1.54%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.62%) CMDB
14 4 (0.62%) Social Media
15 3 (0.46%) Handset
15 3 (0.46%) Mathematics
15 3 (0.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 543 (83.67%) Windows
2 268 (41.29%) Windows 7
3 138 (21.26%) Windows 8
3 138 (21.26%) Windows Server
4 127 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 108 (16.64%) Windows XP
6 101 (15.56%) Windows 10
7 86 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 85 (13.10%) Mac OS X
9 76 (11.71%) Android
10 72 (11.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 49 (7.55%) Apple iOS
12 34 (5.24%) Linux
13 23 (3.54%) Mac OS
14 19 (2.93%) Windows Vista
15 10 (1.54%) Unix
16 8 (1.23%) FreeBSD
16 8 (1.23%) Solaris
17 5 (0.77%) Windows 2000
18 3 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (19.88%) ITIL
2 37 (5.70%) Asset Management
3 36 (5.55%) Mentoring
4 33 (5.08%) Mobile Device Management
4 33 (5.08%) Service Management
5 23 (3.54%) Service Delivery
6 20 (3.08%) Data Protection
6 20 (3.08%) Incident Management
6 20 (3.08%) Patch Management
7 18 (2.77%) Migration
7 18 (2.77%) Software Distribution
8 16 (2.47%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (1.85%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (1.85%) Software Engineering
10 11 (1.69%) Line Management
11 10 (1.54%) ITSM
12 9 (1.39%) Project Management
13 8 (1.23%) CRM
13 8 (1.23%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (4.01%) C
2 25 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 13 (2.00%) SQL
3 13 (2.00%) VB
4 11 (1.69%) C#
5 10 (1.54%) C++
6 8 (1.23%) VB6
7 4 (0.62%) Java
8 3 (0.46%) VBScript
9 2 (0.31%) KiXtart
10 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.15%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.15%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.15%) PHP
10 1 (0.15%) Python
10 1 (0.15%) VBA
10 1 (0.15%) XAML
Qualifications
1 54 (8.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (6.16%) Degree
3 24 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.08%) CCNA
4 20 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (2.62%) MCP
6 15 (2.31%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.16%) MCSA
8 13 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
8 13 (2.00%) MCSE
9 12 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.23%) MCITP
11 7 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.77%) DBS Check
12 5 (0.77%) Dell Certification
12 5 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.62%) MCTS
14 2 (0.31%) A+ Certification
14 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.31%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (10.79%) SLA
2 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 408 (62.87%) Active Directory
2 82 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (6.01%) XenApp
4 26 (4.01%) Hyper-V
5 25 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 17 (2.62%) Microsoft App-V
6 17 (2.62%) Virtual Desktop
7 15 (2.31%) vSphere
8 12 (1.85%) VMware ESX
9 10 (1.54%) Terminal Services
10 8 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.46%) XenServer
14 1 (0.15%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.15%) UAG
14 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 140 (21.57%) SCCM
2 38 (5.86%) WSUS
3 10 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (1.39%) SCOM
5 6 (0.92%) Casper Suite
6 5 (0.77%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.77%) DameWare
7 3 (0.46%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (0.46%) Opsview
7 3 (0.46%) SCDPM
7 3 (0.46%) ZENworks
8 2 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.31%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 334 (51.46%) Microsoft
2 140 (21.57%) Citrix
3 124 (19.11%) VMware
4 88 (13.56%) Apple
4 88 (13.56%) Cisco
5 51 (7.86%) HP
6 47 (7.24%) Bloomberg
7 31 (4.78%) Polycom
8 26 (4.01%) Dell
9 23 (3.54%) Reuters
10 19 (2.93%) Mitel
11 18 (2.77%) Avaya
11 18 (2.77%) Symantec
12 17 (2.62%) Samsung
13 16 (2.47%) Fidessa
14 13 (2.00%) Intel
15 10 (1.54%) Altiris
16 9 (1.39%) Adobe
17 8 (1.23%) Novell
17 8 (1.23%) Toshiba
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