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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Engineer
England / London
Rank 455 494 435
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 120 159 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.40% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 98 152 193
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -1.85%

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
31987 39555 40165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 96.15% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27071 34104 33934
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 £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 February 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 February 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 +30 25 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Clapham - 2 £30,000 -
Docklands, London -4 1 - -
Bromley -9 1 £26,500 +20.45%
Canary Wharf -11 1 £60,000 +150.00%
Hammersmith - 1 £42,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £60,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £25,000 -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 196 (80.66%) Windows
2 169 (69.55%) Active Directory
3 116 (47.74%) Microsoft
4 98 (40.33%) Finance
5 76 (31.28%) Windows 7
6 74 (30.45%) MS Office
7 63 (25.93%) SCCM
8 57 (23.46%) PowerShell
9 56 (23.05%) MS Excel
9 56 (23.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 55 (22.63%) Windows 10
11 48 (19.75%) MS Exchange
12 46 (18.93%) VMware
13 43 (17.70%) Citrix
14 39 (16.05%) Office 365
14 39 (16.05%) DNS
15 38 (15.64%) VMware Infrastructure
16 37 (15.23%) TCP/IP
16 37 (15.23%) Mac OS X
17 35 (14.40%) Windows Server
18 34 (13.99%) Apple
19 32 (13.17%) ITIL
19 32 (13.17%) Windows Server 2012
20 30 (12.35%) MCSE
20 30 (12.35%) LAN
20 30 (12.35%) Bloomberg
20 30 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
21 29 (11.93%) Reuters
22 28 (11.52%) Microsoft App-V
22 28 (11.52%) Banking

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 48 (19.75%) MS Exchange
2 26 (10.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (6.58%) Skype for Business
4 13 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (4.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.06%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.41%) IIS
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 74 (30.45%) MS Office
2 56 (23.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.82%) MS Project
4 1 (0.41%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Eikon
2 2 (0.82%) Summit
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 39 (16.05%) Office 365
2 2 (0.82%) G Suite
2 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.82%) Yammer
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (16.05%) DNS
2 37 (15.23%) TCP/IP
3 30 (12.35%) LAN
4 25 (10.29%) DHCP
4 25 (10.29%) Firewall
5 23 (9.47%) WAN
6 18 (7.41%) Internet
7 15 (6.17%) Cisco IOS
7 15 (6.17%) Remote Desktop
8 12 (4.94%) VPN
9 11 (4.53%) VoIP
10 7 (2.88%) IP Telephony
11 6 (2.47%) SAN
11 6 (2.47%) Wireless
12 4 (1.65%) Skype
12 4 (1.65%) WLAN
13 3 (1.23%) Cisco IPT
13 3 (1.23%) NAS
14 2 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (0.82%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (7.00%) MSI
2 3 (1.23%) InstallShield
General
1 98 (40.33%) Finance
2 28 (11.52%) Banking
3 7 (2.88%) Advertising
4 6 (2.47%) Retail
5 5 (2.06%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.65%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.23%) Marketing
8 2 (0.82%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.82%) Publishing
8 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.41%) Games
9 1 (0.41%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Legal
9 1 (0.41%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.88%) Software Packaging
2 2 (0.82%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.70%) Hedge funds
2 18 (7.41%) Blackberry
2 18 (7.41%) User Experience
3 14 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.76%) iPhone
4 8 (3.29%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (2.47%) Fat Client
5 6 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.47%) Thin Client
6 5 (2.06%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.65%) iPad
7 4 (1.65%) Wiki
8 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.82%) Fintech
8 2 (0.82%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.41%) BYOD
9 1 (0.41%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.41%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.41%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 196 (80.66%) Windows
2 76 (31.28%) Windows 7
3 55 (22.63%) Windows 10
4 37 (15.23%) Mac OS X
5 35 (14.40%) Windows Server
6 32 (13.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (11.11%) Android
9 20 (8.23%) Linux
10 15 (6.17%) Windows 8
11 11 (4.53%) Apple iOS
12 10 (4.12%) Windows XP
13 5 (2.06%) Mac OS
13 5 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (1.23%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.82%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (13.17%) ITIL
2 14 (5.76%) Service Management
3 10 (4.12%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (3.29%) Time Management
5 6 (2.47%) Incident Management
5 6 (2.47%) Investment Management
5 6 (2.47%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (2.06%) Change Management
6 5 (2.06%) CRM
6 5 (2.06%) Service Delivery
7 4 (1.65%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 4 (1.65%) Patch Management
7 4 (1.65%) Software Deployment
8 3 (1.23%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (1.23%) Configuration Management
8 3 (1.23%) ITIL V3
8 3 (1.23%) Mentoring
8 3 (1.23%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (1.23%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (1.23%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 57 (23.46%) PowerShell
2 7 (2.88%) SQL
3 3 (1.23%) VB
3 3 (1.23%) VBScript
4 2 (0.82%) C
4 2 (0.82%) Java
5 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 56 (23.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (12.35%) MCSE
3 24 (9.88%) Degree
3 24 (9.88%) MCP
4 15 (6.17%) MCSA
5 7 (2.88%) A+ Certification
5 7 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.47%) MCDST
6 6 (2.47%) MCITP
7 2 (0.82%) MOS
7 2 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.41%) CCNA
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.41%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.41%) HND
8 1 (0.41%) MCTS
8 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.12%) SLA
2 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 169 (69.55%) Active Directory
2 38 (15.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (11.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 21 (8.64%) XenApp
5 14 (5.76%) Hyper-V
6 11 (4.53%) XenDesktop
7 6 (2.47%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.82%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 63 (25.93%) SCCM
2 7 (2.88%) AirWatch
3 5 (2.06%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.65%) SCOM
4 4 (1.65%) WSUS
5 3 (1.23%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.23%) Jamf Pro
5 3 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.41%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 116 (47.74%) Microsoft
2 46 (18.93%) VMware
3 43 (17.70%) Citrix
4 34 (13.99%) Apple
5 30 (12.35%) Bloomberg
6 29 (11.93%) Reuters
7 27 (11.11%) Cisco
8 12 (4.94%) Polycom
9 9 (3.70%) HP
10 8 (3.29%) Sage
11 7 (2.88%) Dell
11 7 (2.88%) Google
12 6 (2.47%) Symantec
13 5 (2.06%) Intel Security
13 5 (2.06%) NetApp
13 5 (2.06%) SonicWALL
14 4 (1.65%) Adobe
14 4 (1.65%) FactSet
14 4 (1.65%) Fidessa
14 4 (1.65%) IBM
London
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + on call
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Cyber Team
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus+bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: From £26,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Lennon Wright
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 8 days ago