The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Desktop Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 89 92 91
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.29% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £22,000 £27,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -40.86%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Desktop Support 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
972 1164 1109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.48% 93.87% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 796 878 912
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 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in Essex

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) MCDST
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP

Desktop Support 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 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Logistics
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCDST
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) VMware