The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 145 125 140
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 6 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.24% 0.42% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.45% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 7
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £25,250 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-2.88% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2378 2014 2547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.69% 94.38% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1981 1584 2043
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Engineer
East of England

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stevenage +1 3 - -
Watford - 3 £27,500 -
Desktop Engineer
East of England

Desktop Engineer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (12.50%) HP

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) HP