The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 186 - 155
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £25,000 - £26,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 - £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -
Desktop Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3646 2490 2640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.71% 95.51% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2839 1915 2153
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Desktop Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Validation
3 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) MCP
6 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) SLA
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) MCDST
6 1 (12.50%) MCITP
6 1 (12.50%) Incident Management

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCDST
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix