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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank - 90 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £21,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £24,787 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% -
Desktop Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
776 693 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.10% 96.25% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 659 626 542
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,657 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Desktop Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix