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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Engineer
England / London
Rank 464 491 448
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 115 141 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.35% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.36% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 98 133 174
Median salary £35,000 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%

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
32082 38631 39070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.18% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27225 33269 33192
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +21 22 £37,500 +11.11% 3
Bromley -17 1 £26,500 +20.45%
Clapham - 1 £30,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £42,000 -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 204 (81.93%) Windows
2 178 (71.49%) Active Directory
3 135 (54.22%) Microsoft
4 97 (38.96%) Finance
5 94 (37.75%) MS Office
6 86 (34.54%) Windows 7
7 61 (24.50%) MS Excel
8 60 (24.10%) SCCM
9 53 (21.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 52 (20.88%) Citrix
11 49 (19.68%) Mac OS X
12 48 (19.28%) Office 365
13 47 (18.88%) Windows 10
13 47 (18.88%) PowerShell
13 47 (18.88%) MS Exchange
14 46 (18.47%) Apple
15 44 (17.67%) ITIL
16 42 (16.87%) VMware
17 39 (15.66%) Windows Server
18 38 (15.26%) VMware Infrastructure
19 37 (14.86%) TCP/IP
20 35 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
21 33 (13.25%) DNS
21 33 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
22 32 (12.85%) LAN
22 32 (12.85%) MCSE
23 30 (12.05%) Bloomberg
24 28 (11.24%) Reuters
24 28 (11.24%) Banking
25 25 (10.04%) Firewall

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 47 (18.88%) MS Exchange
2 23 (9.24%) Skype for Business
3 20 (8.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (3.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (2.01%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.40%) IIS
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 94 (37.75%) MS Office
2 61 (24.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (2.01%) Eikon
2 3 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.80%) Summit
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (19.28%) Office 365
2 3 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.80%) G Suite
3 2 (0.80%) Yammer
4 1 (0.40%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.40%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 37 (14.86%) TCP/IP
2 33 (13.25%) DNS
3 32 (12.85%) LAN
4 25 (10.04%) Firewall
5 24 (9.64%) WAN
6 22 (8.84%) DHCP
7 18 (7.23%) Internet
8 16 (6.43%) Remote Desktop
8 16 (6.43%) VPN
9 14 (5.62%) VoIP
10 10 (4.02%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (4.02%) Skype
11 7 (2.81%) IP Telephony
11 7 (2.81%) SAN
12 6 (2.41%) Wireless
13 5 (2.01%) WLAN
14 4 (1.61%) NAS
15 3 (1.20%) Softphone
16 2 (0.80%) ADSL
16 2 (0.80%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (4.82%) MSI
2 1 (0.40%) InstallShield
General
1 97 (38.96%) Finance
2 28 (11.24%) Banking
3 9 (3.61%) Advertising
4 7 (2.81%) Legal
5 6 (2.41%) Marketing
6 5 (2.01%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.01%) Retail
6 5 (2.01%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.20%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.80%) Back Office
8 2 (0.80%) Local Government
8 2 (0.80%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.80%) Publishing
9 1 (0.40%) Games
9 1 (0.40%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.80%) XMPP
1 2 (0.80%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.40%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.63%) Hedge funds
2 15 (6.02%) User Experience
3 14 (5.62%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (5.22%) Blackberry
5 12 (4.82%) iPhone
6 10 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.41%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.41%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.41%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.61%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.61%) Wiki
9 3 (1.20%) Fintech
9 3 (1.20%) iPad
10 2 (0.80%) BYOD
10 2 (0.80%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.80%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 204 (81.93%) Windows
2 86 (34.54%) Windows 7
3 49 (19.68%) Mac OS X
4 47 (18.88%) Windows 10
5 39 (15.66%) Windows Server
6 35 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (9.64%) Linux
9 23 (9.24%) Android
10 19 (7.63%) Windows 8
11 12 (4.82%) Windows XP
12 11 (4.42%) Apple iOS
13 7 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (2.01%) Mac OS
15 4 (1.61%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.80%) Unix
16 2 (0.80%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (17.67%) ITIL
2 13 (5.22%) Service Management
3 11 (4.42%) Investment Management
4 9 (3.61%) Software Deployment
5 7 (2.81%) Problem Management
5 7 (2.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (2.41%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (2.01%) CRM
7 5 (2.01%) E-Commerce
7 5 (2.01%) ITIL V3
7 5 (2.01%) Service Delivery
8 4 (1.61%) Asset Management
8 4 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (1.61%) DevOps
8 4 (1.61%) Patch Management
8 4 (1.61%) Time Management
9 3 (1.20%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 3 (1.20%) Incident Management
9 3 (1.20%) Mentoring
9 3 (1.20%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 47 (18.88%) PowerShell
2 4 (1.61%) C
3 3 (1.20%) SQL
4 2 (0.80%) Java
5 1 (0.40%) Perl
5 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.40%) VB
5 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (21.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (12.85%) MCSE
3 24 (9.64%) MCP
4 19 (7.63%) MCSA
5 16 (6.43%) Degree
6 9 (3.61%) MCITP
7 7 (2.81%) A+ Certification
8 5 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.01%) MCDST
9 3 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.80%) CCNA
10 2 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.80%) MOS
11 1 (0.40%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.40%) HND
11 1 (0.40%) MCTS
11 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.40%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.02%) SLA
2 3 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 178 (71.49%) Active Directory
2 38 (15.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (9.64%) XenApp
4 20 (8.03%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (5.62%) Hyper-V
6 10 (4.02%) XenDesktop
7 7 (2.81%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (1.61%) Xen
9 3 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.80%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 60 (24.10%) SCCM
2 5 (2.01%) WSUS
3 4 (1.61%) AirWatch
3 4 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.20%) Casper Suite
4 3 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.80%) SCOM
5 2 (0.80%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 135 (54.22%) Microsoft
2 52 (20.88%) Citrix
3 46 (18.47%) Apple
4 42 (16.87%) VMware
5 30 (12.05%) Bloomberg
6 28 (11.24%) Reuters
7 22 (8.84%) Cisco
8 19 (7.63%) Polycom
9 7 (2.81%) Google
9 7 (2.81%) HP
9 7 (2.81%) Sage
10 6 (2.41%) Dell
10 6 (2.41%) Symantec
11 5 (2.01%) FactSet
11 5 (2.01%) Fidessa
11 5 (2.01%) SonicWALL
12 4 (1.61%) Adobe
12 4 (1.61%) ServiceNow
13 3 (1.20%) IBM
13 3 (1.20%) Remedy
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