The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 95 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.084% 0.084% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.087% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £22,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £26,375 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+5.50% -3.84%
Desktop Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1105 1145 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.55% 95.82% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 848 983 891
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Essex

Desktop Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
Essex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago