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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 489 490 541
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 171 168 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.38% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.39% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 161 149 127
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,880
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -3.77%
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
40326 42640 46978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.81% 95.81% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 34966 35890 38832
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +35 21 £32,500 -5.10% 3
Greenford - 5 £50,000 -
Bromley +4 4 £22,500 -18.18%
Northwood - 3 £26,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 £26,000 -
Hackney - 2 £29,923 -
Twickenham - 1 £52,500 -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 262 (82.39%) Windows
2 188 (59.12%) Active Directory
3 153 (48.11%) Microsoft
4 136 (42.77%) Windows 7
5 108 (33.96%) MS Office
6 98 (30.82%) Finance
7 73 (22.96%) SCCM
8 63 (19.81%) MS Exchange
9 61 (19.18%) Windows XP
10 59 (18.55%) MS Excel
11 56 (17.61%) Windows Server
12 55 (17.30%) Windows 8
13 54 (16.98%) ITIL
14 53 (16.67%) Citrix
15 52 (16.35%) Blackberry
16 50 (15.72%) TCP/IP
16 50 (15.72%) Android
17 48 (15.09%) Cisco
18 46 (14.47%) VMware
19 41 (12.89%) Apple
20 39 (12.26%) DNS
20 39 (12.26%) HP
21 38 (11.95%) Mac OS X
22 36 (11.32%) Bloomberg
23 34 (10.69%) DHCP
23 34 (10.69%) Degree
23 34 (10.69%) Windows 10
24 33 (10.38%) Windows Server 2008
25 32 (10.06%) Banking
26 30 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012

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 63 (19.81%) MS Exchange
2 30 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (5.35%) Skype for Business
4 13 (4.09%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.94%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.94%) IIS
8 1 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 108 (33.96%) MS Office
2 59 (18.55%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project
4 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.57%) Eikon
2 4 (1.26%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.09%) Office 365
2 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 50 (15.72%) TCP/IP
2 39 (12.26%) DNS
3 34 (10.69%) DHCP
4 18 (5.66%) LAN
5 16 (5.03%) Wireless
6 15 (4.72%) WAN
7 14 (4.40%) SAN
8 11 (3.46%) LDAP
8 11 (3.46%) Skype
8 11 (3.46%) VoIP
8 11 (3.46%) VPN
9 10 (3.14%) SNMP
10 9 (2.83%) Firewall
11 8 (2.52%) Internet
11 8 (2.52%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (1.26%) NAS
13 4 (1.26%) VLAN
13 4 (1.26%) WebEx
13 4 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.14%) Git (software)
1 10 (3.14%) Subversion
1 10 (3.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.94%) AdminStudio
2 3 (0.94%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (0.63%) JIRA
4 1 (0.31%) Selenium
General
1 98 (30.82%) Finance
2 32 (10.06%) Banking
3 10 (3.14%) Investment Banking
4 8 (2.52%) Aerospace
4 8 (2.52%) Law
4 8 (2.52%) Legal
4 8 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.20%) Games
5 7 (2.20%) Retail
6 5 (1.57%) Advertising
7 4 (1.26%) Back Office
8 3 (0.94%) Front Office
8 3 (0.94%) Publishing
9 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.14%) .NET
1 10 (3.14%) MFC
1 10 (3.14%) Qt
1 10 (3.14%) WCF
1 10 (3.14%) WinForms
1 10 (3.14%) WPF
1 10 (3.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.35%) Blackberry
2 26 (8.18%) iPhone
3 24 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (6.92%) Hedge funds
5 16 (5.03%) Computer Science
5 16 (5.03%) Driving Licence
5 16 (5.03%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (3.77%) Fat Client
6 12 (3.77%) Thin Client
7 9 (2.83%) HP StoreVirtual
8 8 (2.52%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.52%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.89%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.94%) iPad
10 3 (0.94%) NHS
11 2 (0.63%) Social Media
12 1 (0.31%) Apple TV
12 1 (0.31%) BYOD
12 1 (0.31%) Health Informatics
12 1 (0.31%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 262 (82.39%) Windows
2 136 (42.77%) Windows 7
3 61 (19.18%) Windows XP
4 56 (17.61%) Windows Server
5 55 (17.30%) Windows 8
6 50 (15.72%) Android
7 38 (11.95%) Mac OS X
8 34 (10.69%) Windows 10
9 33 (10.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (8.49%) Apple iOS
12 21 (6.60%) Linux
13 20 (6.29%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (3.77%) Mac OS
15 11 (3.46%) Unix
16 10 (3.14%) FreeBSD
16 10 (3.14%) Solaris
17 7 (2.20%) Windows Vista
18 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (16.98%) ITIL
2 28 (8.81%) Asset Management
3 13 (4.09%) Data Protection
4 12 (3.77%) Patch Management
5 11 (3.46%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (3.14%) Mobile Device Management
6 10 (3.14%) SDLC
6 10 (3.14%) Software Engineering
7 9 (2.83%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (2.83%) Line Management
8 7 (2.20%) Application Packaging
8 7 (2.20%) ITSM
8 7 (2.20%) Mentoring
8 7 (2.20%) Migration
9 6 (1.89%) Software Distribution
10 5 (1.57%) Change Management
10 5 (1.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (1.57%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (1.57%) Service Delivery
11 4 (1.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (6.29%) C
2 16 (5.03%) PowerShell
3 15 (4.72%) SQL
4 13 (4.09%) VB
5 11 (3.46%) C#
5 11 (3.46%) C++
6 10 (3.14%) VB6
7 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.31%) Java
7 1 (0.31%) Python
7 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (10.69%) Degree
2 15 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (4.40%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (2.83%) MCSA
4 9 (2.83%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.83%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.57%) MCITP
7 4 (1.26%) A+ Certification
7 4 (1.26%) CCNA
7 4 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.26%) MCSE
8 3 (0.94%) MCDST
9 2 (0.63%) CCA
9 2 (0.63%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.63%) HND
9 2 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.31%) ACTC
10 1 (0.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 188 (59.12%) Active Directory
2 27 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.35%) XenApp
4 8 (2.52%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.20%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (1.89%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.26%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.26%) vSphere
8 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.31%) UAG
9 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 73 (22.96%) SCCM
2 15 (4.72%) WSUS
3 5 (1.57%) DameWare
4 4 (1.26%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.63%) Casper Suite
5 2 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.31%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (0.31%) SCOM
6 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 1 (0.31%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 153 (48.11%) Microsoft
2 53 (16.67%) Citrix
3 48 (15.09%) Cisco
4 46 (14.47%) VMware
5 41 (12.89%) Apple
6 39 (12.26%) HP
7 36 (11.32%) Bloomberg
8 21 (6.60%) Dell
9 19 (5.97%) Avaya
10 16 (5.03%) Reuters
11 14 (4.40%) Mitel
11 14 (4.40%) Polycom
12 11 (3.46%) Altiris
13 10 (3.14%) Perforce
14 9 (2.83%) Fidessa
15 8 (2.52%) Toshiba
16 6 (1.89%) WatchGuard
17 5 (1.57%) Symantec
18 4 (1.26%) Adobe
18 4 (1.26%) Oracle
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Salary: £27k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £47,000 to £52,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £36,000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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