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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 496 539 546
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 137 121 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.26% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 120 98 55
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +1.00%
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
41630 45918 42856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.59% 93.82% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 35113 38026 36260
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +29 30 £33,500 -0.74% 5
Chiswick - 7 £24,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +4 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £24,000 -
Bromley - 1 £27,500 -
Coulsdon - 1 £24,000 -
Hayes - 1 £40,000 -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 286 (91.67%) Windows
2 184 (58.97%) Windows 7
3 181 (58.01%) Microsoft
3 181 (58.01%) Active Directory
4 141 (45.19%) MS Office
5 101 (32.37%) Finance
6 98 (31.41%) MS Excel
7 94 (30.13%) Blackberry
8 90 (28.85%) ITIL
9 82 (26.28%) Citrix
10 66 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 65 (20.83%) MS Exchange
11 65 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 65 (20.83%) Windows 8
12 60 (19.23%) VMware
13 59 (18.91%) SCCM
14 58 (18.59%) XenApp
15 55 (17.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 55 (17.63%) Apple
16 50 (16.03%) Cisco
17 48 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
18 43 (13.78%) Windows XP
19 41 (13.14%) Windows Server 2003
20 35 (11.22%) Mac OS X
21 34 (10.90%) TCP/IP
22 32 (10.26%) MCSE
23 28 (8.97%) DNS
23 28 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
23 28 (8.97%) Office 365
24 27 (8.65%) Firewall

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 65 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 55 (17.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 24 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (7.05%) SharePoint
5 17 (5.45%) IBM Notes
6 14 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.92%) Lync
9 5 (1.60%) Apache
9 5 (1.60%) IIS
10 4 (1.28%) LiveLink
11 3 (0.96%) nginx
12 2 (0.64%) Drupal
12 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.32%) Confluence
13 1 (0.32%) GroupWise
Applications
1 141 (45.19%) MS Office
2 98 (31.41%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.64%) MS Project
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Front Arena
1 2 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.64%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.97%) Office 365
2 15 (4.81%) Google Apps
3 7 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (10.90%) TCP/IP
2 28 (8.97%) DNS
3 27 (8.65%) Firewall
4 25 (8.01%) LAN
5 21 (6.73%) WAN
5 21 (6.73%) DHCP
6 16 (5.13%) VPN
7 11 (3.53%) Wireless
7 11 (3.53%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (1.92%) VoIP
8 6 (1.92%) IP Telephony
9 5 (1.60%) Network Security
10 4 (1.28%) ADSL
11 3 (0.96%) Cisco IPT
11 3 (0.96%) 3G
12 2 (0.64%) Internet
12 2 (0.64%) IPv4
12 2 (0.64%) NAS
12 2 (0.64%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (0.64%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (2.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.64%) MSI
2 2 (0.64%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.32%) JIRA
General
1 101 (32.37%) Finance
2 24 (7.69%) Banking
3 14 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.85%) Games
5 10 (3.21%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.56%) Back Office
6 8 (2.56%) Mandarin Language
7 6 (1.92%) Law
8 5 (1.60%) Marketing
9 3 (0.96%) Retail
9 3 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.64%) Legal
10 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.64%) Advertising
10 2 (0.64%) Electronics
10 2 (0.64%) French Language
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.88%) Application Packaging
2 3 (0.96%) Software Packaging
2 3 (0.96%) COM
3 2 (0.64%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 94 (30.13%) Blackberry
2 22 (7.05%) Hedge funds
3 20 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (6.09%) Thin Client
4 19 (6.09%) Fat Client
5 17 (5.45%) iPhone
6 15 (4.81%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (2.88%) Replication
8 5 (1.60%) iPad
9 4 (1.28%) CMDB
10 3 (0.96%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.96%) Equities
10 3 (0.96%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.64%) DTV
11 2 (0.64%) Wiki
11 2 (0.64%) Social Network
11 2 (0.64%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 286 (91.67%) Windows
2 184 (58.97%) Windows 7
3 65 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (20.83%) Windows 8
4 43 (13.78%) Windows XP
5 41 (13.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (11.22%) Mac OS X
7 28 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (8.33%) Android
9 18 (5.77%) Linux
10 16 (5.13%) Apple iOS
11 13 (4.17%) Windows 2000
11 13 (4.17%) Windows Vista
12 11 (3.53%) Mac OS
13 7 (2.24%) UNIX
14 5 (1.60%) Windows Phone
15 4 (1.28%) AIX
15 4 (1.28%) Solaris
16 2 (0.64%) Debian
16 2 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (28.85%) ITIL
2 21 (6.73%) Service Delivery
3 14 (4.49%) Asset Management
4 10 (3.21%) Problem Management
5 9 (2.88%) Mentoring
5 9 (2.88%) Software Deployment
6 8 (2.56%) Logistics
7 7 (2.24%) Service Management
8 6 (1.92%) ITSM
8 6 (1.92%) Incident Management
8 6 (1.92%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (1.60%) Investment Management
9 5 (1.60%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (1.28%) Line Management
11 3 (0.96%) Software Distribution
11 3 (0.96%) Time Management
11 3 (0.96%) Fault Management
11 3 (0.96%) E-Commerce
11 3 (0.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (0.64%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 25 (8.01%) PowerShell
2 14 (4.49%) SQL
3 8 (2.56%) VB
4 6 (1.92%) C
5 4 (1.28%) VBScript
6 2 (0.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 66 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (10.26%) MCSE
3 24 (7.69%) MCSA
4 20 (6.41%) MCP
5 19 (6.09%) Degree
6 17 (5.45%) MCITP
7 16 (5.13%) MCDST
8 11 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (2.56%) MCTS
10 7 (2.24%) A+ Certification
10 7 (2.24%) CCNA
10 7 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.64%) CCNP
11 2 (0.64%) CCA
11 2 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.64%) ACSP
11 2 (0.64%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.64%) MOS
11 2 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 181 (58.01%) Active Directory
2 58 (18.59%) XenApp
3 48 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (8.65%) Hyper-V
5 23 (7.37%) XenDesktop
6 19 (6.09%) Xen
7 15 (4.81%) vSphere
8 12 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.60%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.96%) XenServer
12 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 59 (18.91%) SCCM
2 13 (4.17%) WSUS
3 8 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (1.60%) EdgeSight
5 4 (1.28%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.28%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.64%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.64%) Casper Suite
7 2 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.32%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.32%) Puppet
8 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.32%) SCOM
8 1 (0.32%) DameWare
Vendors
1 181 (58.01%) Microsoft
2 82 (26.28%) Citrix
3 60 (19.23%) VMware
4 55 (17.63%) Apple
5 50 (16.03%) Cisco
6 25 (8.01%) Wyse
6 25 (8.01%) HP
7 23 (7.37%) Reuters
8 18 (5.77%) FactSet
9 17 (5.45%) Avaya
9 17 (5.45%) Lotus
10 16 (5.13%) Symantec
11 14 (4.49%) Dell
12 13 (4.17%) Remedy
12 13 (4.17%) AppSense
13 12 (3.85%) Polycom
13 12 (3.85%) Altiris
14 9 (2.88%) Mitel
14 9 (2.88%) McAfee
15 6 (1.92%) Bloomberg
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