The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 432 501 533
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 178 127 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.32% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 152 96 81
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Desktop Engineer
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38723 40108 42896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.81% 93.87% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32936 32826 36922
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in London

Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
City of London +21 47 £35,000 +12.90% 5
Hammersmith - 2 £25,000 -
Coulsdon - 1 £24,000 -
Harrow - 1 £22,500 -
Hayes - 1 £40,000 -
Stanmore - 1 £21,000 -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 252 (88.42%) Windows
2 163 (57.19%) Active Directory
3 157 (55.09%) Windows 7
4 136 (47.72%) Microsoft
5 106 (37.19%) MS Office
6 87 (30.53%) ITIL
7 80 (28.07%) MS Excel
8 77 (27.02%) Finance
9 73 (25.61%) Blackberry
10 65 (22.81%) Citrix
11 59 (20.70%) Windows Server 2008
12 58 (20.35%) MS Exchange
13 57 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 52 (18.25%) Windows 8
15 50 (17.54%) Windows XP
16 49 (17.19%) Apple
16 49 (17.19%) VMware
17 45 (15.79%) SCCM
18 42 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003
18 42 (14.74%) Cisco
19 41 (14.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 38 (13.33%) LAN
21 37 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
22 36 (12.63%) Mac OS X
22 36 (12.63%) XenApp
23 33 (11.58%) TCP/IP
24 29 (10.18%) SLA
25 28 (9.82%) WAN
25 28 (9.82%) HP
26 26 (9.12%) MCP

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 58 (20.35%) MS Exchange
2 41 (14.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 24 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (7.37%) SharePoint
5 14 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (3.51%) IBM Notes
8 8 (2.81%) Lync
9 6 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (1.05%) nginx
11 3 (1.05%) Apache
11 3 (1.05%) IIS
11 3 (1.05%) LiveLink
12 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.35%) Drupal
13 1 (0.35%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.35%) GroupWise
Applications
1 106 (37.19%) MS Office
2 80 (28.07%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Eikon
2 2 (0.70%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.72%) Office 365
2 14 (4.91%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (13.33%) LAN
2 33 (11.58%) TCP/IP
3 28 (9.82%) WAN
4 25 (8.77%) DNS
5 24 (8.42%) Firewall
6 19 (6.67%) DHCP
6 19 (6.67%) VPN
7 13 (4.56%) Wireless
8 12 (4.21%) VoIP
9 9 (3.16%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (2.46%) IP Telephony
11 5 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (1.75%) Internet
11 5 (1.75%) Network Security
12 4 (1.40%) ADSL
13 3 (1.05%) 3G
13 3 (1.05%) Cisco IPT
13 3 (1.05%) Structured Cabling
14 2 (0.70%) Unified Communications
14 2 (0.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.75%) MySQL
1 5 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.75%) Visual Studio
1 5 (1.75%) MSI
2 3 (1.05%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 77 (27.02%) Finance
2 15 (5.26%) Banking
3 9 (3.16%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.81%) Games
4 8 (2.81%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.46%) Marketing
6 6 (2.11%) Law
7 4 (1.40%) French Language
8 3 (1.05%) Advertising
8 3 (1.05%) Front Office
9 2 (0.70%) Back Office
9 2 (0.70%) Electronics
9 2 (0.70%) Retail
10 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.35%) Legal
10 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.51%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.70%) XML
2 2 (0.70%) HTML
2 2 (0.70%) .NET
2 2 (0.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.70%) JSON
2 2 (0.70%) REST
3 1 (0.35%) COM
3 1 (0.35%) LAMP
3 1 (0.35%) XMPP
3 1 (0.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 73 (25.61%) Blackberry
2 16 (5.61%) iPhone
2 16 (5.61%) Hedge funds
3 14 (4.91%) Fat Client
3 14 (4.91%) Thin Client
4 13 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (2.46%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.11%) Replication
7 6 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.75%) iPad
8 5 (1.75%) Equities
8 5 (1.75%) CMDB
9 4 (1.40%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.05%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.05%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.05%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.70%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.70%) Social Network
12 1 (0.35%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 252 (88.42%) Windows
2 157 (55.09%) Windows 7
3 59 (20.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (18.25%) Windows 8
5 50 (17.54%) Windows XP
6 42 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (12.63%) Mac OS X
8 22 (7.72%) Android
8 22 (7.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (7.02%) Apple iOS
10 17 (5.96%) Linux
10 17 (5.96%) Windows 2000
11 14 (4.91%) Windows Vista
12 8 (2.81%) UNIX
12 8 (2.81%) Windows Phone
13 6 (2.11%) Mac OS
14 5 (1.75%) AIX
14 5 (1.75%) Solaris
15 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (30.53%) ITIL
2 18 (6.32%) Service Delivery
3 14 (4.91%) Asset Management
4 8 (2.81%) Change Management
4 8 (2.81%) Mentoring
5 6 (2.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (2.11%) Service Management
5 6 (2.11%) Logistics
6 5 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (1.75%) ITSM
6 5 (1.75%) Migration
7 4 (1.40%) E-Commerce
7 4 (1.40%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (1.40%) Security Management
7 4 (1.40%) Incident Management
7 4 (1.40%) Investment Management
7 4 (1.40%) Line Management
8 3 (1.05%) Software Distribution
8 3 (1.05%) Change Control
8 3 (1.05%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.72%) PowerShell
2 13 (4.56%) SQL
3 3 (1.05%) VBScript
3 3 (1.05%) VB
3 3 (1.05%) Python
3 3 (1.05%) C
3 3 (1.05%) PHP
4 2 (0.70%) Java
4 2 (0.70%) Ruby
5 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.35%) Perl
5 1 (0.35%) C#
5 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 57 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (9.12%) MCP
3 24 (8.42%) MCSE
4 20 (7.02%) MCSA
5 19 (6.67%) MCITP
6 17 (5.96%) Degree
7 16 (5.61%) MCDST
8 11 (3.86%) MCTS
9 9 (3.16%) A+ Certification
9 9 (3.16%) Security Cleared
10 8 (2.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (2.46%) SC Cleared
12 6 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (2.11%) CCNA
13 2 (0.70%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (0.70%) MOS
13 2 (0.70%) ACSP
14 1 (0.35%) VCP5
14 1 (0.35%) ACMT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.18%) SLA
2 3 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 163 (57.19%) Active Directory
2 37 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (12.63%) XenApp
4 22 (7.72%) Hyper-V
5 18 (6.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (4.91%) XenDesktop
7 13 (4.56%) Xen
8 7 (2.46%) vSphere
9 4 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 45 (15.79%) SCCM
2 15 (5.26%) WSUS
3 9 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (3.16%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.40%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (1.05%) Casper Suite
6 2 (0.70%) EdgeSight
6 2 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.70%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.35%) SCOM
7 1 (0.35%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.35%) Nagios
7 1 (0.35%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 136 (47.72%) Microsoft
2 65 (22.81%) Citrix
3 49 (17.19%) Apple
3 49 (17.19%) VMware
4 42 (14.74%) Cisco
5 28 (9.82%) HP
6 22 (7.72%) Reuters
7 19 (6.67%) Dell
8 16 (5.61%) Symantec
8 16 (5.61%) Wyse
9 14 (4.91%) Bloomberg
10 13 (4.56%) McAfee
10 13 (4.56%) FactSet
11 11 (3.86%) Remedy
11 11 (3.86%) Avaya
12 10 (3.51%) Lotus
13 8 (2.81%) AppSense
13 8 (2.81%) Mitel
13 8 (2.81%) LANDesk
14 7 (2.46%) Google
South West London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 40-55k base + bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £150 - £210 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
dotMailer Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum plus discretionary bonus & benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £54000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £34000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
West London
Addition Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Usual company bens
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago