The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 475 523 543
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 171 138 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.33% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 158 119 141
Median salary £32,750 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.16% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -9.09%
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
38279 42270 47410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 95.69% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 35754 39739
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title.

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 28 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +58 24 £33,000 +4.76% 4
Bromley - 6 £22,500 -
Hackney - 2 £29,923 -
Croydon -10 1 £27,000 +8.00%
Southwark - 1 £27,000 -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Desktop Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 264 (78.34%) Windows
2 204 (60.53%) Active Directory
3 174 (51.63%) Microsoft
4 120 (35.61%) Windows 7
5 101 (29.97%) MS Office
6 96 (28.49%) Finance
7 77 (22.85%) SCCM
8 65 (19.29%) MS Exchange
9 59 (17.51%) Windows XP
9 59 (17.51%) Cisco
10 58 (17.21%) MS Excel
11 55 (16.32%) TCP/IP
11 55 (16.32%) Blackberry
12 53 (15.73%) Windows Server
13 52 (15.43%) Windows 8
13 52 (15.43%) ITIL
13 52 (15.43%) VMware
14 49 (14.54%) Citrix
15 48 (14.24%) Apple
16 47 (13.95%) Android
16 47 (13.95%) Windows 10
17 46 (13.65%) Windows Server 2008
18 45 (13.35%) Bloomberg
19 41 (12.17%) Exchange Server 2010
20 35 (10.39%) DNS
21 34 (10.09%) Mac OS X
21 34 (10.09%) Degree
22 33 (9.79%) HP
23 32 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
24 31 (9.20%) iPhone

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 65 (19.29%) MS Exchange
2 41 (12.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (4.75%) Skype for Business
5 13 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (2.97%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (2.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.19%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.30%) IIS
Applications
1 101 (29.97%) MS Office
2 58 (17.21%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.30%) MS Project
4 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.37%) Eikon
2 4 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.42%) Office 365
2 2 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.59%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 55 (16.32%) TCP/IP
2 35 (10.39%) DNS
3 31 (9.20%) DHCP
4 29 (8.61%) LAN
5 27 (8.01%) Wireless
6 22 (6.53%) VoIP
7 19 (5.64%) WAN
8 18 (5.34%) SAN
9 12 (3.56%) Internet
9 12 (3.56%) Skype
10 11 (3.26%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (3.26%) Firewall
11 9 (2.67%) VPN
12 8 (2.37%) LDAP
12 8 (2.37%) SNMP
12 8 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (1.78%) WebEx
15 5 (1.48%) NetScaler
16 4 (1.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.37%) Git (software)
1 8 (2.37%) Subversion
1 8 (2.37%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.19%) JIRA
3 1 (0.30%) Selenium
General
1 96 (28.49%) Finance
2 22 (6.53%) Banking
3 14 (4.15%) Games
4 10 (2.97%) Law
4 10 (2.97%) Legal
4 10 (2.97%) Retail
5 8 (2.37%) Back Office
5 8 (2.37%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.37%) Marketing
6 7 (2.08%) Aerospace
6 7 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.89%) Advertising
7 3 (0.89%) Publishing
8 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.67%) .NET
1 9 (2.67%) XMPP
2 8 (2.37%) MFC
2 8 (2.37%) Qt
2 8 (2.37%) WCF
2 8 (2.37%) WinForms
2 8 (2.37%) WPF
3 1 (0.30%) HTML
3 1 (0.30%) XML
3 1 (0.30%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.32%) Blackberry
2 32 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (9.20%) iPhone
4 25 (7.42%) Hedge funds
5 18 (5.34%) Video Conferencing
6 16 (4.75%) Computer Science
7 14 (4.15%) Driving Licence
7 14 (4.15%) Fat Client
7 14 (4.15%) Thin Client
8 13 (3.86%) Management Information System
8 13 (3.86%) Smartphone
9 12 (3.56%) HP StoreVirtual
10 6 (1.78%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.78%) iPad
11 3 (0.89%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.89%) NHS
11 3 (0.89%) Social Media
11 3 (0.89%) User Experience
12 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.30%) Apple TV
Operating Systems
1 264 (78.34%) Windows
2 120 (35.61%) Windows 7
3 59 (17.51%) Windows XP
4 53 (15.73%) Windows Server
5 52 (15.43%) Windows 8
6 47 (13.95%) Android
6 47 (13.95%) Windows 10
7 46 (13.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (10.09%) Mac OS X
9 28 (8.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (7.72%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (7.12%) Apple iOS
12 21 (6.23%) Linux
13 13 (3.86%) Mac OS
14 11 (3.26%) Windows Vista
15 9 (2.67%) Unix
16 8 (2.37%) FreeBSD
16 8 (2.37%) Solaris
17 2 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (15.43%) ITIL
2 28 (8.31%) Asset Management
3 18 (5.34%) Mobile Device Management
4 16 (4.75%) Data Protection
5 12 (3.56%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (3.56%) Migration
6 11 (3.26%) Software Distribution
7 10 (2.97%) Patch Management
8 9 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (2.67%) Mentoring
8 9 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (2.67%) Software Engineering
9 8 (2.37%) Line Management
9 8 (2.37%) SDLC
9 8 (2.37%) Service Delivery
10 7 (2.08%) ITSM
10 7 (2.08%) Project Management
11 6 (1.78%) Change Management
12 5 (1.48%) Service Management
13 4 (1.19%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.12%) C
2 13 (3.86%) PowerShell
3 12 (3.56%) SQL
4 9 (2.67%) C#
4 9 (2.67%) C++
5 8 (2.37%) VB
5 8 (2.37%) VB6
6 3 (0.89%) Java
7 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.30%) PHP
7 1 (0.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (10.09%) Degree
2 15 (4.45%) CCNA
2 15 (4.45%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (3.86%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (2.37%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.37%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.08%) MCSA
6 7 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.78%) MCSE
8 4 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.19%) MCITP
9 3 (0.89%) MCP
10 2 (0.59%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.30%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.30%) ACSP
11 1 (0.30%) CCA
11 1 (0.30%) HND
11 1 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.12%) SLA
2 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 204 (60.53%) Active Directory
2 27 (8.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.34%) XenApp
4 9 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (2.67%) Terminal Services
5 8 (2.37%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.78%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.78%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (1.19%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.19%) vSphere
8 3 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.89%) XenServer
9 2 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.30%) UAG
10 1 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 77 (22.85%) SCCM
2 22 (6.53%) WSUS
3 6 (1.78%) Casper Suite
3 6 (1.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.89%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.59%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.59%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.30%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.30%) SCOM
6 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 1 (0.30%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 174 (51.63%) Microsoft
2 59 (17.51%) Cisco
3 52 (15.43%) VMware
4 49 (14.54%) Citrix
5 48 (14.24%) Apple
6 45 (13.35%) Bloomberg
7 33 (9.79%) HP
8 21 (6.23%) Reuters
9 17 (5.04%) Dell
9 17 (5.04%) Mitel
10 16 (4.75%) Fidessa
11 14 (4.15%) Polycom
12 13 (3.86%) Avaya
13 10 (2.97%) Symantec
14 8 (2.37%) Perforce
15 7 (2.08%) Altiris
15 7 (2.08%) Samsung
15 7 (2.08%) Toshiba
16 6 (1.78%) Barracuda Networks
16 6 (1.78%) WatchGuard
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