The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 86 94 79
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.39% 0.16% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.17% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Median salary £24,750 £27,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -40.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.85% +8.00%
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
961 1176 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.76% 93.78% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 782 888 871
Median salary £40,000 £39,600 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Essex region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (12.50%) KiXtart
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) XenApp
5 1 (12.50%) iPhone
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) MCDST

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Logistics
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) KiXtart
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) VB
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCDST
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Server
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Draytek
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) VMware