The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 527 516 557
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 103 81 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 88 65 78
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +7.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,656 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44463 41317 49029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.44% 93.46% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37382 34631 42706
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 £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Engineer
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 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
City of London -9 27 £32,500 -0.76% 6
Harrow - 1 - -
Hayes - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £36,000 -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 193 (83.19%) Windows
2 134 (57.76%) Active Directory
3 121 (52.16%) Windows 7
4 114 (49.14%) Microsoft
5 79 (34.05%) Windows XP
6 75 (32.33%) Finance
7 71 (30.60%) MS Office
8 63 (27.16%) MS Excel
8 63 (27.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 59 (25.43%) SCCM
10 57 (24.57%) Blackberry
11 49 (21.12%) ITIL
11 49 (21.12%) Degree
12 48 (20.69%) MS Exchange
12 48 (20.69%) DNS
13 46 (19.83%) DHCP
14 45 (19.40%) Windows 8
15 44 (18.97%) Apple
15 44 (18.97%) PowerShell
16 43 (18.53%) TCP/IP
17 36 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
18 34 (14.66%) Cisco
18 34 (14.66%) VMware
19 33 (14.22%) LAN
19 33 (14.22%) Windows Server 2003
20 32 (13.79%) Citrix
21 31 (13.36%) WAN
22 28 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
22 28 (12.07%) WSUS
23 27 (11.64%) VPN

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 48 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 36 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (9.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 19 (8.19%) SharePoint
6 12 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.16%) Lync
8 4 (1.72%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.86%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.43%) Confluence
10 1 (0.43%) IIS
10 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 71 (30.60%) MS Office
2 63 (27.16%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.86%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (5.17%) Eikon
2 3 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.43%) assyst
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.43%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (20.69%) DNS
2 46 (19.83%) DHCP
3 43 (18.53%) TCP/IP
4 33 (14.22%) LAN
5 31 (13.36%) WAN
6 27 (11.64%) VPN
7 21 (9.05%) Wireless
8 13 (5.60%) Internet
9 11 (4.74%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (3.45%) Firewall
11 6 (2.59%) VoIP
12 5 (2.16%) LDAP
13 3 (1.29%) SMS
13 3 (1.29%) SMTP
13 3 (1.29%) IP Telephony
14 2 (0.86%) ADSL
14 2 (0.86%) PBX
14 2 (0.86%) MPLS
14 2 (0.86%) DSL
15 1 (0.43%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.43%) MySQL
4 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (4.31%) MSI
2 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 75 (32.33%) Finance
2 15 (6.47%) Back Office
3 11 (4.74%) Law
4 8 (3.45%) Marketing
5 6 (2.59%) Banking
6 5 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.16%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.72%) Legal
7 4 (1.72%) Retail
7 4 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.29%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.29%) Advertising
8 3 (1.29%) Front Office
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.31%) Software Packaging
2 8 (3.45%) Application Packaging
3 7 (3.02%) Rendezvous
4 6 (2.59%) .NET
4 6 (2.59%) Web Services
5 2 (0.86%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.43%) WSH
6 1 (0.43%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 57 (24.57%) Blackberry
2 23 (9.91%) iPhone
3 22 (9.48%) Hedge funds
4 14 (6.03%) iPad
4 14 (6.03%) Video Conferencing
5 10 (4.31%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.02%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.59%) Smartphone
8 5 (2.16%) PDA
8 5 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.72%) Biotechnology
10 3 (1.29%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.86%) Derivative
11 2 (0.86%) BBC
12 1 (0.43%) Clustering
12 1 (0.43%) Equities
12 1 (0.43%) NHS
12 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.43%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 193 (83.19%) Windows
2 121 (52.16%) Windows 7
3 79 (34.05%) Windows XP
4 63 (27.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (19.40%) Windows 8
6 33 (14.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (9.48%) Mac OS X
8 17 (7.33%) Android
9 13 (5.60%) Mac OS
10 11 (4.74%) Apple iOS
11 9 (3.88%) Linux
12 8 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (1.72%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.29%) UNIX
14 3 (1.29%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.12%) ITIL
2 21 (9.05%) Migration
3 15 (6.47%) Asset Management
4 14 (6.03%) Service Delivery
4 14 (6.03%) Change Management
4 14 (6.03%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (3.02%) Project Management
6 6 (2.59%) Investment Management
6 6 (2.59%) Time Management
7 5 (2.16%) ITIL V3
7 5 (2.16%) CRM
8 4 (1.72%) Service Management
8 4 (1.72%) Security Management
8 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (1.72%) Release Management
9 3 (1.29%) Information Security
9 3 (1.29%) Incident Management
9 3 (1.29%) DevOps
10 2 (0.86%) Risk Management
10 2 (0.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 44 (18.97%) PowerShell
2 25 (10.78%) VB
3 15 (6.47%) C#
4 11 (4.74%) VBScript
5 9 (3.88%) SQL
6 8 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.72%) Java
8 3 (1.29%) C
9 1 (0.43%) Python
9 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (21.12%) Degree
2 28 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (5.60%) MCSE
4 11 (4.74%) Security Cleared
5 10 (4.31%) MCITP
5 10 (4.31%) MCSA
6 9 (3.88%) CCNA
6 9 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (3.45%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.02%) MCTS
8 7 (3.02%) MCP
9 6 (2.59%) HND
10 4 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.29%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.43%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.76%) SLA
System Software
1 134 (57.76%) Active Directory
2 19 (8.19%) XenApp
3 18 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (5.17%) vSphere
5 10 (4.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (2.16%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.72%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 59 (25.43%) SCCM
2 28 (12.07%) WSUS
3 14 (6.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 10 (4.31%) Backup Exec
5 6 (2.59%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.86%) OpenView
6 2 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.43%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.43%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.43%) WMI
7 1 (0.43%) SCSM
7 1 (0.43%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.43%) SCOM
7 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.43%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 114 (49.14%) Microsoft
2 44 (18.97%) Apple
3 34 (14.66%) VMware
3 34 (14.66%) Cisco
4 32 (13.79%) Citrix
5 26 (11.21%) HP
5 26 (11.21%) Bloomberg
6 19 (8.19%) Reuters
7 17 (7.33%) Symantec
8 13 (5.60%) Dell
8 13 (5.60%) Juniper
9 11 (4.74%) Autodesk
9 11 (4.74%) Altiris
10 10 (4.31%) AppSense
10 10 (4.31%) CQG
11 7 (3.02%) Toshiba
11 7 (3.02%) Polycom
12 6 (2.59%) Remedy
13 5 (2.16%) Avaya
14 4 (1.72%) Lotus
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