The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 126 128 155
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 16 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.71% 0.97% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 1.01% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 3
Median salary £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.77% +6.00%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -1.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2183 2478 2249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.81% 96.20% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1851 2036 1806
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +10 10 £25,000 +38.88%
Hemel Hempstead -7 3 £25,500 -19.04%
Stevenage - 3 £26,000 -
Desktop Engineer
East of England

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) MS Office
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Symantec
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (17.65%) LAN
5 3 (17.65%) WAN
5 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) SLA
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) Office 365
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.76%) XenApp
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix
6 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.76%) Wireless
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) NHS

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
1 3 (17.65%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Symantec
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix