The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 87 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.11% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £33,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
920 662 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.66% 96.64% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 800 588 682
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Engineer
East Midlands

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
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Leicester - 1 £33,000 -
Desktop Engineer
East Midlands

Desktop Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 July 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