The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Manager
Rank 832 822 833
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 38 56 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.055% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.058% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 38
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,620
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,310
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +23.93%
Desktop Manager
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
99709 96961 103968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.70% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83629 79597 90269
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 £26,500 £26,500
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 Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Desktop Manager
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Manager across the England region.

Desktop Manager Salary Trend in England

Desktop Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Desktop Manager Salary Histogram in England

Desktop Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
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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 +23 30 £48,000 -10.69% 1
Yorkshire -20 4 £38,750 +19.23%
East of England -30 2 £40,500 -19.00%
West Midlands -2 1 £37,500 -28.57%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Desktop Manager
UK

Desktop Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Desktop Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 34 (54.84%) ITIL
2 33 (53.23%) Microsoft
3 28 (45.16%) Windows
3 28 (45.16%) Finance
4 22 (35.48%) Citrix
5 18 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (27.42%) Active Directory
7 15 (24.19%) MS Excel
8 13 (20.97%) Service Delivery
8 13 (20.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (20.97%) People Management
9 12 (19.35%) VMware
10 11 (17.74%) XenApp
10 11 (17.74%) XenDesktop
10 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (17.74%) Coaching
11 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
11 10 (16.13%) Problem Management
11 10 (16.13%) Banking
11 10 (16.13%) Cisco
12 9 (14.52%) Service Management
12 9 (14.52%) Asset Management
13 8 (12.90%) Degree
13 8 (12.90%) SLA
14 7 (11.29%) MS Office
14 7 (11.29%) Windows XP
14 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
14 7 (11.29%) SCCM
14 7 (11.29%) Line Management

Desktop Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Desktop Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.23%) Lync
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (24.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) LAN
2 4 (6.45%) VPN
2 4 (6.45%) Internet
3 3 (4.84%) DNS
3 3 (4.84%) VoIP
3 3 (4.84%) Firewall
3 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.23%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.23%) SAN
5 1 (1.61%) Intranet
5 1 (1.61%) Extranet
5 1 (1.61%) WAN
5 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
General
1 28 (45.16%) Finance
2 10 (16.13%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Retail
3 5 (8.06%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.23%) Back Office
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.68%) User Experience
4 4 (6.45%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.84%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.23%) Statistics
7 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.61%) FMCG
7 1 (1.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.16%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
3 7 (11.29%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.84%) Windows 2000
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Vista
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) ITIL
2 18 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (20.97%) Service Delivery
3 13 (20.97%) People Management
4 11 (17.74%) Coaching
5 10 (16.13%) Problem Management
6 9 (14.52%) Service Management
6 9 (14.52%) Asset Management
7 7 (11.29%) Line Management
8 6 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (8.06%) ITIL V3
9 5 (8.06%) Risk Management
10 4 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (6.45%) Change Control
10 4 (6.45%) Software Licensing
11 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.23%) Release Management
11 2 (3.23%) Investment Management
11 2 (3.23%) Migration
11 2 (3.23%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.61%) PMP
4 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.61%) MCDST
4 1 (1.61%) MCP
4 1 (1.61%) MCSA
4 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) SLA
2 4 (6.45%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (27.42%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (17.74%) XenApp
3 11 (17.74%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.23%) vSphere
4 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (53.23%) Microsoft
2 22 (35.48%) Citrix
3 12 (19.35%) VMware
4 10 (16.13%) Cisco
5 6 (9.68%) Novell
6 5 (8.06%) Bloomberg
7 4 (6.45%) Reuters
8 3 (4.84%) Apple
9 2 (3.23%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.61%) Autodesk
10 1 (1.61%) Siemens
10 1 (1.61%) Avaya
10 1 (1.61%) Adobe
10 1 (1.61%) Oracle
10 1 (1.61%) SAP