The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 25 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 39 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.42% 0.30% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.31% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £24,000 - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
233 319 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.73% 97.26% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 203 291 308
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Engineer
Suffolk

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Ipswich

Desktop Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco