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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 534 521 499
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 95 88 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.21% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 74 71 109
Average salary £32,250 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £55,000 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £24,787 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% -
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
42755 41601 46281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.60% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35687 34959 39975
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 2 October 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 2 October 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 -5 16 £28,750 -15.44% 5
Kingston Upon Thames -8 6 £32,000 +23.07%
Harrow - 4 - -
Hornchurch - 2 £28,000 -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 165 (79.33%) Windows
2 109 (52.40%) Active Directory
3 96 (46.15%) Windows 7
4 79 (37.98%) Microsoft
5 65 (31.25%) Finance
6 60 (28.85%) Windows XP
7 59 (28.37%) MS Office
8 51 (24.52%) Blackberry
9 50 (24.04%) Apple
10 45 (21.63%) MS Excel
11 44 (21.15%) ITIL
12 36 (17.31%) Citrix
13 33 (15.87%) DNS
13 33 (15.87%) SCCM
14 32 (15.38%) TCP/IP
15 31 (14.90%) DHCP
15 31 (14.90%) Windows Server 2008
16 30 (14.42%) Windows 8
17 29 (13.94%) MS Exchange
17 29 (13.94%) LAN
18 28 (13.46%) Degree
19 26 (12.50%) Android
19 26 (12.50%) WAN
19 26 (12.50%) Cisco
20 25 (12.02%) VMware
21 22 (10.58%) Bloomberg
21 22 (10.58%) Windows Server 2003
22 21 (10.10%) HP
22 21 (10.10%) PowerShell
22 21 (10.10%) XenApp

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 29 (13.94%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 16 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (4.81%) Lync
6 5 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (1.44%) WorkSite
8 2 (0.96%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.48%) IIS
9 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 59 (28.37%) MS Office
2 45 (21.63%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.40%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (2.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Eikon
2 1 (0.48%) Front Arena
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.81%) Google Apps
2 6 (2.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (15.87%) DNS
2 32 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 31 (14.90%) DHCP
4 29 (13.94%) LAN
5 26 (12.50%) WAN
6 18 (8.65%) Wireless
7 17 (8.17%) Internet
8 16 (7.69%) VPN
9 12 (5.77%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (4.81%) Firewall
11 6 (2.88%) VoIP
12 5 (2.40%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (1.92%) IP Telephony
14 3 (1.44%) SMTP
15 2 (0.96%) DSL
15 2 (0.96%) SAN
15 2 (0.96%) NetScaler
16 1 (0.48%) Network Security
16 1 (0.48%) Unified Communications
16 1 (0.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (4.33%) MSI
2 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 65 (31.25%) Finance
2 8 (3.85%) Marketing
3 7 (3.37%) Law
3 7 (3.37%) Back Office
4 6 (2.88%) Banking
5 5 (2.40%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.40%) Front Office
6 4 (1.92%) Advertising
7 3 (1.44%) Legal
8 2 (0.96%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.96%) Retail
8 2 (0.96%) French Language
9 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.25%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.44%) .NET
3 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.48%) Web Services
3 1 (0.48%) XML
3 1 (0.48%) JSON
3 1 (0.48%) REST
3 1 (0.48%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (24.52%) Blackberry
2 16 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 16 (7.69%) iPhone
2 16 (7.69%) Hedge funds
3 9 (4.33%) Smartphone
4 8 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.37%) iPad
5 7 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.88%) PDA
6 6 (2.88%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.40%) Fat Client
7 5 (2.40%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.92%) Equities
9 3 (1.44%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.96%) BBC
10 2 (0.96%) Replication
11 1 (0.48%) Derivative
11 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 165 (79.33%) Windows
2 96 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 60 (28.85%) Windows XP
4 31 (14.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (14.42%) Windows 8
6 26 (12.50%) Android
7 22 (10.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (9.13%) Mac OS X
8 19 (9.13%) Apple iOS
9 12 (5.77%) Mac OS
10 9 (4.33%) Linux
11 7 (3.37%) Windows 2000
12 5 (2.40%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.15%) ITIL
2 17 (8.17%) Asset Management
3 15 (7.21%) Mobile Device Management
4 11 (5.29%) Change Management
5 9 (4.33%) Service Delivery
6 8 (3.85%) Migration
6 8 (3.85%) Investment Management
7 7 (3.37%) Security Management
8 5 (2.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (2.40%) Software Engineering
8 5 (2.40%) Incident Management
9 4 (1.92%) ITIL V3
9 4 (1.92%) Mentoring
9 4 (1.92%) Software Distribution
10 3 (1.44%) Data Migration
11 2 (0.96%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (0.96%) Release Management
11 2 (0.96%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (0.96%) Information Security
11 2 (0.96%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.10%) PowerShell
2 13 (6.25%) VBScript
3 12 (5.77%) VB
4 8 (3.85%) Java
4 8 (3.85%) SQL
5 5 (2.40%) PHP
5 5 (2.40%) Python
6 4 (1.92%) C#
6 4 (1.92%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (13.46%) Degree
2 18 (8.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.21%) Security Cleared
4 11 (5.29%) SC Cleared
5 10 (4.81%) MCSE
6 8 (3.85%) MCSA
7 7 (3.37%) MCTS
8 6 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.88%) CCNA
9 5 (2.40%) A+ Certification
9 5 (2.40%) MCP
10 4 (1.92%) MCITP
10 4 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.44%) MCDST
12 2 (0.96%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.48%) CISSP
13 1 (0.48%) ACMT
13 1 (0.48%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.77%) SLA
2 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 109 (52.40%) Active Directory
2 21 (10.10%) XenApp
3 16 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (7.21%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (5.77%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.88%) vSphere
7 5 (2.40%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.96%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (15.87%) SCCM
2 10 (4.81%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (4.33%) Backup Exec
4 8 (3.85%) WSUS
5 4 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.96%) AppDNA
6 2 (0.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.96%) Sysprep
6 2 (0.96%) Casper Suite
7 1 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.48%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.48%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 79 (37.98%) Microsoft
2 50 (24.04%) Apple
3 36 (17.31%) Citrix
4 26 (12.50%) Cisco
5 25 (12.02%) VMware
6 22 (10.58%) Bloomberg
7 21 (10.10%) HP
8 20 (9.62%) Symantec
9 16 (7.69%) Dell
10 13 (6.25%) Reuters
10 13 (6.25%) Juniper
11 11 (5.29%) Autodesk
12 10 (4.81%) Google
12 10 (4.81%) Altiris
13 9 (4.33%) AppSense
14 7 (3.37%) Remedy
15 6 (2.88%) Adobe
16 5 (2.40%) McAfee
17 4 (1.92%) Veritas
17 4 (1.92%) Fidessa
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