The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Desktop Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 120 151 148
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 17 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.82% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.28% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 6
Median salary £26,000 £25,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% -7.27%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.09%
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 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
1963 2181 2474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.06% 97.06% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1656 1747 2001
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +16 11 £26,000 -5.45% 1
Hemel Hempstead +14 3 £32,000 +26.73%
Borehamwood - 2 £23,000 -
Desktop Support Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
3 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 13 (48.15%) LAN
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 12 (44.44%) WAN
4 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (37.04%) Cisco
6 10 (37.04%) VMware
7 9 (33.33%) Windows 8
8 8 (29.63%) DNS
9 6 (22.22%) VPN
9 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (22.22%) Smartphone
9 6 (22.22%) WSUS
10 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
10 5 (18.52%) MS Office
11 4 (14.81%) DHCP
11 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (11.11%) SCCM
12 3 (11.11%) ZENworks
12 3 (11.11%) Citrix
12 3 (11.11%) Novell
13 2 (7.41%) HP
13 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
13 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint

Desktop Support 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 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (18.52%) MS Office
3 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) LAN
2 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 12 (44.44%) WAN
3 8 (29.63%) DNS
4 6 (22.22%) VPN
5 4 (14.81%) DHCP
6 2 (7.41%) Skype
7 1 (3.70%) ADSL
7 1 (3.70%) Firewall
7 1 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP
7 1 (3.70%) Wireless
General
1 1 (3.70%) Law
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.70%) Handset
2 1 (3.70%) iPhone
2 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.70%) Android
8 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
2 2 (7.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (7.41%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (3.70%) Analytics
3 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
3 1 (3.70%) B2B
3 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
3 1 (3.70%) Service Management
3 1 (3.70%) Web Design
3 1 (3.70%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) MCSA
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) WSUS
2 3 (11.11%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco
2 10 (37.04%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) Novell
4 2 (7.41%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Avaya
5 1 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) Nortel
5 1 (3.70%) Veeam
Watford, Hertfordshire
Greythorn
Salary: £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago