The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 661 651 669
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 215 207 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 189 169 182
Average salary £28,000 £27,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,450 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,875 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-0.48% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102910 96371 105386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.37% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85046 80974 91182
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Desktop Engineer
UK

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 -5 112 £31,250 -8.08% 11
South East -14 52 £27,000 +12.50% 11
South West -4 21 £23,500 -6.00% 1
East Midlands -8 9 £27,500 +10.00%
East of England -11 7 £27,500 +6.79% 3
West Midlands -13 4 £24,625 -17.91% 1
Yorkshire -43 4 £21,250 +6.25% 4
North West -7 3 £26,375 -10.59% 5
North East -4 2 £21,750 -17.92%
Desktop Engineer
UK

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 399 (81.93%) Windows
2 247 (50.72%) Microsoft
3 240 (49.28%) Active Directory
4 199 (40.86%) Windows 7
5 147 (30.18%) MS Excel
6 131 (26.90%) Windows XP
7 122 (25.05%) MS Office
8 119 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 94 (19.30%) ITIL
10 92 (18.89%) SCCM
11 91 (18.69%) MS Exchange
12 89 (18.28%) Finance
13 88 (18.07%) VMware
14 81 (16.63%) Microsoft Certification
15 79 (16.22%) TCP/IP
16 77 (15.81%) Blackberry
17 76 (15.61%) Citrix
18 74 (15.20%) Windows 8
19 70 (14.37%) LAN
20 69 (14.17%) Degree
21 68 (13.96%) Windows Server 2003
22 66 (13.55%) DNS
23 63 (12.94%) DHCP
23 63 (12.94%) WAN
24 51 (10.47%) Cisco
25 50 (10.27%) VMware Infrastructure
26 48 (9.86%) Apple
27 46 (9.45%) VPN
27 46 (9.45%) Exchange Server 2010
28 45 (9.24%) PowerShell

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 91 (18.69%) MS Exchange
2 46 (9.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (8.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 33 (6.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 27 (5.54%) SharePoint
6 20 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (2.87%) Lync
8 13 (2.67%) IIS
8 13 (2.67%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.41%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.21%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.21%) Confluence
Applications
1 147 (30.18%) MS Excel
2 122 (25.05%) MS Office
3 12 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.46%) Eikon
2 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.90%) Office 365
2 5 (1.03%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (16.22%) TCP/IP
2 70 (14.37%) LAN
3 66 (13.55%) DNS
4 63 (12.94%) WAN
4 63 (12.94%) DHCP
5 46 (9.45%) VPN
6 32 (6.57%) Firewall
7 28 (5.75%) Wireless
8 16 (3.29%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (2.67%) VoIP
10 12 (2.46%) Internet
11 10 (2.05%) SAN
12 7 (1.44%) IP Telephony
12 7 (1.44%) ADSL
13 6 (1.23%) DSL
14 5 (1.03%) LDAP
14 5 (1.03%) FTP
15 4 (0.82%) SMTP
15 4 (0.82%) Ethernet
16 3 (0.62%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.21%) MySQL
5 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (2.26%) MSI
2 1 (0.21%) JIRA
General
1 89 (18.28%) Finance
2 19 (3.90%) Back Office
3 15 (3.08%) Law
4 14 (2.87%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.67%) Financial Institution
6 10 (2.05%) Legal
6 10 (2.05%) Marketing
7 6 (1.23%) Banking
7 6 (1.23%) Retail
8 4 (0.82%) Front Office
8 4 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.62%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.62%) Advertising
9 3 (0.62%) Military
10 2 (0.41%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.41%) Electronics
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) Publishing
11 1 (0.21%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.08%) Application Packaging
2 13 (2.67%) Web Services
3 10 (2.05%) Software Packaging
4 7 (1.44%) Rendezvous
5 5 (1.03%) .NET
6 4 (0.82%) HTML
7 2 (0.41%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.21%) LAMP
8 1 (0.21%) COM
8 1 (0.21%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 77 (15.81%) Blackberry
2 26 (5.34%) iPhone
3 24 (4.93%) Hedge funds
4 15 (3.08%) iPad
5 14 (2.87%) PDA
5 14 (2.87%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.87%) Fat Client
5 14 (2.87%) Video Conferencing
5 14 (2.87%) Thin Client
6 12 (2.46%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.05%) Smartphone
8 7 (1.44%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.23%) Firmware
9 6 (1.23%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.03%) Handset
11 4 (0.82%) Clustering
11 4 (0.82%) Biotechnology
11 4 (0.82%) iSeries
11 4 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.62%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 399 (81.93%) Windows
2 199 (40.86%) Windows 7
3 131 (26.90%) Windows XP
4 119 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 74 (15.20%) Windows 8
6 68 (13.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (6.57%) Mac OS X
8 21 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (3.90%) Android
10 16 (3.29%) Apple iOS
10 16 (3.29%) Linux
11 15 (3.08%) Windows 2000
12 13 (2.67%) Mac OS
13 10 (2.05%) UNIX
14 9 (1.85%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.62%) Solaris
17 2 (0.41%) Fedora
18 1 (0.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (19.30%) ITIL
2 33 (6.78%) Migration
3 22 (4.52%) Asset Management
3 22 (4.52%) Service Delivery
4 18 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
5 17 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (3.08%) Incident Management
7 13 (2.67%) Change Management
7 13 (2.67%) Service Management
8 11 (2.26%) Change Control
9 7 (1.44%) Software Deployment
9 7 (1.44%) Project Management
9 7 (1.44%) CRM
10 6 (1.23%) Problem Management
10 6 (1.23%) Investment Management
10 6 (1.23%) Time Management
10 6 (1.23%) ITIL V2
11 5 (1.03%) ITIL V3
11 5 (1.03%) Configuration Management
12 4 (0.82%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (9.24%) PowerShell
2 26 (5.34%) VB
3 25 (5.13%) SQL
4 14 (2.87%) C#
5 12 (2.46%) VBScript
6 8 (1.64%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.62%) C
7 3 (0.62%) Java
8 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (16.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (14.17%) Degree
3 42 (8.62%) Security Cleared
4 38 (7.80%) MCSE
5 37 (7.60%) SC Cleared
6 36 (7.39%) MCP
7 22 (4.52%) MCSA
8 19 (3.90%) MCTS
9 18 (3.70%) MCITP
10 13 (2.67%) CCNA
10 13 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (2.26%) MCDST
12 7 (1.44%) HND
13 6 (1.23%) DV Cleared
14 5 (1.03%) A+ Certification
14 5 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
15 4 (0.82%) HNC
16 2 (0.41%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.57%) SLA
2 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 240 (49.28%) Active Directory
2 50 (10.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (7.80%) XenApp
4 29 (5.95%) XenDesktop
5 23 (4.72%) vSphere
6 12 (2.46%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (2.26%) Hyper-V
8 7 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.44%) XenServer
9 3 (0.62%) vCloud
10 2 (0.41%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.21%) Novell eDirectory
11 1 (0.21%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 92 (18.89%) SCCM
2 35 (7.19%) WSUS
3 15 (3.08%) Backup Exec
4 14 (2.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 7 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.03%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 4 (0.82%) SCOM
9 3 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.41%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.41%) OpenView
10 2 (0.41%) ZENworks
11 1 (0.21%) ARCserve
11 1 (0.21%) WMI
11 1 (0.21%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.21%) AppDNA
11 1 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.21%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.21%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 247 (50.72%) Microsoft
2 88 (18.07%) VMware
3 76 (15.61%) Citrix
4 51 (10.47%) Cisco
5 48 (9.86%) Apple
6 42 (8.62%) HP
7 28 (5.75%) Bloomberg
8 22 (4.52%) LANDesk
9 21 (4.31%) Dell
10 20 (4.11%) Symantec
10 20 (4.11%) Reuters
11 13 (2.67%) Lotus
11 13 (2.67%) Juniper
12 12 (2.46%) Altiris
12 12 (2.46%) AppSense
13 11 (2.26%) Autodesk
14 10 (2.05%) CQG
14 10 (2.05%) Remedy
15 8 (1.64%) McAfee
15 8 (1.64%) SAP
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Esum
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Catalyst
Salary: From £19,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum £30-35k+
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Speke, Liverpool
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £17,000 to £21,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Farnham
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £24000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Newbury
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Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
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Southwark
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