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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 531 548 542
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 115 115 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 99 97 61
Average salary £31,000 £31,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.58% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
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
41712 46782 41955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.66% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35364 39322 35269
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +28 24 £29,500 -9.23% 3
Hayes +11 1 £40,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Bexleyheath - 1 £25,000 -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 256 (88.28%) Windows
2 183 (63.10%) Microsoft
3 165 (56.90%) Windows 7
4 153 (52.76%) Active Directory
5 139 (47.93%) MS Office
6 98 (33.79%) Finance
7 90 (31.03%) MS Excel
8 81 (27.93%) Citrix
9 80 (27.59%) ITIL
10 68 (23.45%) Blackberry
11 61 (21.03%) VMware
12 60 (20.69%) Windows 8
13 58 (20.00%) MS Exchange
14 56 (19.31%) SCCM
15 54 (18.62%) XenApp
16 53 (18.28%) Microsoft Certification
17 48 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
17 48 (16.55%) VMware Infrastructure
18 45 (15.52%) Apple
19 44 (15.17%) Cisco
20 39 (13.45%) Windows XP
21 31 (10.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 31 (10.69%) PowerShell
22 28 (9.66%) Hyper-V
22 28 (9.66%) Firewall
22 28 (9.66%) MCSE
23 27 (9.31%) Mac OS X
23 27 (9.31%) Banking
24 26 (8.97%) TCP/IP
25 25 (8.62%) DNS

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 58 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 31 (10.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 21 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (5.52%) IBM Notes
5 14 (4.83%) SharePoint
6 10 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (2.41%) Lync
9 4 (1.38%) IIS
9 4 (1.38%) Apache
10 2 (0.69%) Drupal
10 2 (0.69%) nginx
10 2 (0.69%) Confluence
10 2 (0.69%) LiveLink
10 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 139 (47.93%) MS Office
2 90 (31.03%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.69%) MS Project
4 2 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) Revit
5 1 (0.34%) SketchUp
5 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.34%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.59%) Office 365
2 8 (2.76%) Google Apps
3 7 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.66%) Firewall
2 26 (8.97%) TCP/IP
3 25 (8.62%) DNS
4 18 (6.21%) DHCP
5 15 (5.17%) Wireless
6 13 (4.48%) VPN
7 11 (3.79%) LAN
8 10 (3.45%) WAN
8 10 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (1.72%) VoIP
10 4 (1.38%) Internet
10 4 (1.38%) NetScaler
11 2 (0.69%) NAS
11 2 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.69%) SAN
11 2 (0.69%) IPv4
11 2 (0.69%) WLAN
11 2 (0.69%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.34%) ADSL
12 1 (0.34%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.69%) MySQL
3 1 (0.34%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 6 (2.07%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.69%) JIRA
3 1 (0.34%) MSI
General
1 98 (33.79%) Finance
2 27 (9.31%) Banking
3 13 (4.48%) Games
4 11 (3.79%) Back Office
5 10 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.45%) Mandarin Language
6 8 (2.76%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.07%) Law
8 4 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.38%) Retail
8 4 (1.38%) French Language
9 3 (1.03%) Advertising
10 2 (0.69%) Publishing
10 2 (0.69%) Marketing
10 2 (0.69%) Legal
11 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.34%) Front Office
11 1 (0.34%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.07%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.03%) Software Packaging
2 3 (1.03%) COM
2 3 (1.03%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 68 (23.45%) Blackberry
2 23 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.21%) Video Conferencing
4 16 (5.52%) Hedge funds
4 16 (5.52%) Fat Client
4 16 (5.52%) Thin Client
5 13 (4.48%) iPhone
6 7 (2.41%) Replication
7 6 (2.07%) iPad
8 5 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.38%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.03%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (1.03%) BYOD
10 3 (1.03%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.03%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.69%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.69%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.34%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 256 (88.28%) Windows
2 165 (56.90%) Windows 7
3 60 (20.69%) Windows 8
4 48 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (13.45%) Windows XP
6 27 (9.31%) Mac OS X
7 24 (8.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (7.59%) Android
8 22 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (5.86%) Apple iOS
10 12 (4.14%) Linux
11 9 (3.10%) Mac OS
12 7 (2.41%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.03%) Windows Phone
13 3 (1.03%) Windows 2000
13 3 (1.03%) UNIX
13 3 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (27.59%) ITIL
2 15 (5.17%) Service Delivery
2 15 (5.17%) Asset Management
3 14 (4.83%) Software Deployment
4 13 (4.48%) Problem Management
5 7 (2.41%) Logistics
5 7 (2.41%) Incident Management
5 7 (2.41%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (2.07%) Mentoring
6 6 (2.07%) Software Distribution
6 6 (2.07%) Investment Management
6 6 (2.07%) ITSM
6 6 (2.07%) Service Management
7 5 (1.72%) Project Management
7 5 (1.72%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (1.38%) Change Management
9 3 (1.03%) E-Commerce
9 3 (1.03%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (1.03%) Risk Management
9 3 (1.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (10.69%) PowerShell
2 10 (3.45%) VBScript
2 10 (3.45%) VB
3 9 (3.10%) SQL
4 6 (2.07%) C
5 2 (0.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.34%) C#
6 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 53 (18.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (9.66%) MCSE
3 20 (6.90%) MCP
4 16 (5.52%) MCSA
5 15 (5.17%) Degree
6 12 (4.14%) MCITP
7 9 (3.10%) MCDST
8 8 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.07%) CCNA
9 6 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.38%) A+ Certification
10 4 (1.38%) MCTS
11 3 (1.03%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.03%) ACSP
12 2 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.69%) CCA
12 2 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.69%) CCNP
13 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.34%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.86%) SLA
2 1 (0.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 153 (52.76%) Active Directory
2 54 (18.62%) XenApp
3 48 (16.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (9.66%) Hyper-V
5 25 (8.62%) XenDesktop
6 14 (4.83%) Xen
7 13 (4.48%) vSphere
8 7 (2.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (1.72%) Terminal Server
9 5 (1.72%) XenServer
9 5 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.34%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 56 (19.31%) SCCM
2 7 (2.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (2.41%) WSUS
3 5 (1.72%) EdgeSight
4 4 (1.38%) Casper Suite
4 4 (1.38%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.69%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.69%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.34%) SCOM
7 1 (0.34%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.34%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.34%) Puppet
7 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.34%) DameWare
Vendors
1 183 (63.10%) Microsoft
2 81 (27.93%) Citrix
3 61 (21.03%) VMware
4 45 (15.52%) Apple
5 44 (15.17%) Cisco
6 24 (8.28%) HP
7 20 (6.90%) Wyse
8 19 (6.55%) Reuters
9 16 (5.52%) Lotus
10 13 (4.48%) AppSense
11 12 (4.14%) Bloomberg
11 12 (4.14%) Dell
11 12 (4.14%) Avaya
12 11 (3.79%) Polycom
12 11 (3.79%) FactSet
13 10 (3.45%) Altiris
14 9 (3.10%) Symantec
15 6 (2.07%) Adobe
16 5 (1.72%) Remedy
16 5 (1.72%) McAfee
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
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