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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 470 505 509
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 129 153 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.35% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.36% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 117 146 133
Median salary £32,500 £29,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £42,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.77% -3.63%
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
33938 42099 43136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28890 35835 36647
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +28 32 £33,250 +2.30% 2
Canary Wharf -7 1 £60,000 +150.00%
Romford - 1 £29,500 -
Southall - 1 £21,000 -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 212 (80.30%) Windows
2 185 (70.08%) Active Directory
3 150 (56.82%) Microsoft
4 111 (42.05%) Finance
5 96 (36.36%) MS Office
6 92 (34.85%) Windows 7
7 71 (26.89%) MS Excel
8 62 (23.48%) SCCM
9 58 (21.97%) MS Exchange
10 57 (21.59%) Citrix
11 55 (20.83%) Apple
12 53 (20.08%) Office 365
13 51 (19.32%) ITIL
14 46 (17.42%) Microsoft Certification
15 44 (16.67%) Mac OS X
15 44 (16.67%) Windows 10
16 43 (16.29%) Windows Server
17 41 (15.53%) PowerShell
18 40 (15.15%) LAN
19 39 (14.77%) VMware
20 36 (13.64%) TCP/IP
20 36 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
21 35 (13.26%) VMware Infrastructure
21 35 (13.26%) Windows Server 2008
22 34 (12.88%) Bloomberg
23 30 (11.36%) Reuters
24 29 (10.98%) Linux
24 29 (10.98%) Skype for Business
25 27 (10.23%) WAN
25 27 (10.23%) DNS

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 58 (21.97%) MS Exchange
2 29 (10.98%) Skype for Business
3 24 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (3.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (3.03%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.38%) IIS
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 96 (36.36%) MS Office
2 71 (26.89%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.41%) Eikon
2 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.76%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 53 (20.08%) Office 365
2 3 (1.14%) Yammer
3 2 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.76%) G Suite
3 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.38%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.38%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 40 (15.15%) LAN
2 36 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 27 (10.23%) DNS
3 27 (10.23%) WAN
4 25 (9.47%) Firewall
5 22 (8.33%) VPN
6 19 (7.20%) VoIP
7 18 (6.82%) DHCP
8 16 (6.06%) Internet
9 14 (5.30%) Remote Desktop
9 14 (5.30%) Skype
10 10 (3.79%) SAN
10 10 (3.79%) Wireless
11 8 (3.03%) NAS
12 6 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (1.89%) IP Telephony
13 5 (1.89%) WLAN
14 3 (1.14%) Softphone
14 3 (1.14%) WebEx
15 2 (0.76%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (3.03%) MSI
2 1 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 111 (42.05%) Finance
2 27 (10.23%) Banking
3 15 (5.68%) Advertising
4 11 (4.17%) Marketing
5 7 (2.65%) Legal
6 5 (1.89%) Retail
6 5 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.52%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.52%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Back Office
8 2 (0.76%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.76%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Law
9 1 (0.38%) Local Government
9 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.76%) XMPP
1 2 (0.76%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.38%) HTML
2 1 (0.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.33%) Hedge funds
2 20 (7.58%) Video Conferencing
3 19 (7.20%) Blackberry
4 13 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.17%) User Experience
6 8 (3.03%) iPhone
7 7 (2.65%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.27%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.52%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.52%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.52%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (1.52%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.52%) Wiki
10 3 (1.14%) EPoS
10 3 (1.14%) Fintech
10 3 (1.14%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.76%) BYOD
11 2 (0.76%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 212 (80.30%) Windows
2 92 (34.85%) Windows 7
3 44 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 44 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 43 (16.29%) Windows Server
5 36 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (13.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (10.98%) Linux
8 24 (9.09%) Windows 8
9 16 (6.06%) Android
10 15 (5.68%) Windows XP
11 11 (4.17%) Apple iOS
12 9 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (3.03%) Mac OS
14 5 (1.89%) Unix
14 5 (1.89%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.76%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (19.32%) ITIL
2 12 (4.55%) Investment Management
3 11 (4.17%) Service Management
4 9 (3.41%) Software Deployment
5 7 (2.65%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (2.65%) Service Delivery
6 6 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (2.27%) CRM
6 6 (2.27%) Migration
6 6 (2.27%) Problem Management
7 5 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (1.52%) Application Packaging
8 4 (1.52%) DevOps
8 4 (1.52%) E-Commerce
8 4 (1.52%) ITIL V3
8 4 (1.52%) Patch Management
8 4 (1.52%) Project Management
8 4 (1.52%) Software Distribution
8 4 (1.52%) Time Management
9 3 (1.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (15.53%) PowerShell
2 11 (4.17%) C
3 3 (1.14%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.76%) SQL
5 1 (0.38%) Java
5 1 (0.38%) Perl
5 1 (0.38%) PHP
5 1 (0.38%) VB
5 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (17.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (8.71%) MCP
2 23 (8.71%) MCSE
3 18 (6.82%) MCSA
4 12 (4.55%) Degree
5 10 (3.79%) MCITP
6 9 (3.41%) CCNA
6 9 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.65%) A+ Certification
9 6 (2.27%) MCDST
10 5 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.76%) MOS
12 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.38%) HND
12 1 (0.38%) MCTS
12 1 (0.38%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.17%) SLA
2 7 (2.65%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 185 (70.08%) Active Directory
2 35 (13.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (8.71%) XenApp
4 14 (5.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (4.92%) Hyper-V
6 8 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (2.65%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.52%) Xen
9 3 (1.14%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.76%) XenServer
11 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 62 (23.48%) SCCM
2 8 (3.03%) WSUS
3 4 (1.52%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.14%) Casper Suite
4 3 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.76%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.38%) SCOM
6 1 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 150 (56.82%) Microsoft
2 57 (21.59%) Citrix
3 55 (20.83%) Apple
4 39 (14.77%) VMware
5 34 (12.88%) Bloomberg
6 30 (11.36%) Reuters
7 25 (9.47%) Cisco
8 23 (8.71%) Polycom
9 13 (4.92%) HP
10 9 (3.41%) Fidessa
11 8 (3.03%) Dell
12 7 (2.65%) Google
13 6 (2.27%) Sage
13 6 (2.27%) ServiceNow
13 6 (2.27%) SonicWALL
14 5 (1.89%) Adobe
14 5 (1.89%) Symantec
15 4 (1.52%) FactSet
16 3 (1.14%) Avaya
16 3 (1.14%) Intel Security
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