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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 515 559 539
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 121 107 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 109 91 66
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £25,500 £21,695
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,375 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+5.50% -3.84%
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +23 24 £27,500 -14.06% 7
Bexleyheath - 1 £25,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £22,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 229 (87.40%) Windows
2 167 (63.74%) Microsoft
3 151 (57.63%) Active Directory
4 143 (54.58%) Windows 7
5 127 (48.47%) MS Office
6 92 (35.11%) Finance
7 85 (32.44%) MS Excel
8 77 (29.39%) Citrix
9 71 (27.10%) ITIL
10 61 (23.28%) Blackberry
11 56 (21.37%) SCCM
12 54 (20.61%) VMware
13 53 (20.23%) Microsoft Certification
14 52 (19.85%) Windows 8
15 46 (17.56%) MS Exchange
15 46 (17.56%) XenApp
16 41 (15.65%) Windows XP
17 40 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
18 37 (14.12%) Cisco
18 37 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
19 30 (11.45%) PowerShell
19 30 (11.45%) MCSE
20 28 (10.69%) Apple
20 28 (10.69%) Hyper-V
20 28 (10.69%) Banking
21 27 (10.31%) HP
22 26 (9.92%) DNS
23 25 (9.54%) TCP/IP
24 24 (9.16%) XenDesktop
24 24 (9.16%) Android

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 46 (17.56%) MS Exchange
2 23 (8.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 16 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.20%) Lync
4 11 (4.20%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.05%) IBM Notes
5 8 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.76%) Confluence
7 2 (0.76%) LiveLink
7 2 (0.76%) Apache
7 2 (0.76%) IIS
8 1 (0.38%) Drupal
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 127 (48.47%) MS Office
2 85 (32.44%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.76%) MS Project
4 2 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.76%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.38%) InDesign
5 1 (0.38%) Revit
5 1 (0.38%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Primavera
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.49%) Office 365
2 8 (3.05%) Google Apps
3 5 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.92%) DNS
2 25 (9.54%) TCP/IP
3 23 (8.78%) Firewall
4 21 (8.02%) DHCP
5 13 (4.96%) Wireless
6 9 (3.44%) VPN
6 9 (3.44%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (3.05%) Internet
8 7 (2.67%) LAN
9 6 (2.29%) WAN
10 4 (1.53%) VoIP
10 4 (1.53%) SAN
10 4 (1.53%) NetScaler
11 3 (1.15%) NAS
12 2 (0.76%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.76%) IPv4
12 2 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.76%) WLAN
12 2 (0.76%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.38%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 4 (1.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.76%) JIRA
3 1 (0.38%) MSI
General
1 92 (35.11%) Finance
2 28 (10.69%) Banking
3 11 (4.20%) Back Office
4 10 (3.82%) Games
4 10 (3.82%) Mandarin Language
5 8 (3.05%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.67%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.67%) Law
7 5 (1.91%) Advertising
7 5 (1.91%) Retail
7 5 (1.91%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.15%) Legal
8 3 (1.15%) French Language
9 2 (0.76%) Publishing
10 1 (0.38%) Marketing
10 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.38%) Front Office
10 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.29%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.15%) WSH
3 2 (0.76%) COM
3 2 (0.76%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 61 (23.28%) Blackberry
2 23 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (7.63%) Video Conferencing
4 12 (4.58%) Thin Client
4 12 (4.58%) Fat Client
5 11 (4.20%) Hedge funds
6 10 (3.82%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.67%) Replication
7 7 (2.67%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.67%) iPhone
8 4 (1.53%) BYOD
9 3 (1.15%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.15%) iPad
9 3 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.76%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.76%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.76%) Derivative
11 1 (0.38%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 229 (87.40%) Windows
2 143 (54.58%) Windows 7
3 52 (19.85%) Windows 8
4 41 (15.65%) Windows XP
5 37 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (9.16%) Android
7 17 (6.49%) Mac OS X
8 16 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (5.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (5.73%) Apple iOS
10 10 (3.82%) Mac OS
11 8 (3.05%) Linux
12 5 (1.91%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.53%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.76%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.76%) UNIX
15 2 (0.76%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (27.10%) ITIL
2 14 (5.34%) Asset Management
2 14 (5.34%) Software Deployment
3 13 (4.96%) Problem Management
4 12 (4.58%) Service Delivery
5 8 (3.05%) Incident Management
6 7 (2.67%) Project Management
6 7 (2.67%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (2.29%) Software Distribution
8 5 (1.91%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (1.91%) ITSM
8 5 (1.91%) Investment Management
8 5 (1.91%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (1.53%) Data Protection
9 4 (1.53%) Change Management
9 4 (1.53%) Mentoring
10 3 (1.15%) Service Management
10 3 (1.15%) Risk Management
10 3 (1.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (1.15%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.45%) PowerShell
2 9 (3.44%) VBScript
3 8 (3.05%) VB
3 8 (3.05%) SQL
4 5 (1.91%) C
5 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.38%) C#
6 1 (0.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 53 (20.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (11.45%) MCSE
3 22 (8.40%) MCP
4 21 (8.02%) Degree
5 16 (6.11%) MCSA
6 14 (5.34%) MCITP
7 11 (4.20%) MCDST
8 7 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.91%) CCNA
9 5 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.53%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.76%) CCA
11 2 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.76%) MCTS
12 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.38%) ACSP
12 1 (0.38%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.73%) SLA
2 1 (0.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 151 (57.63%) Active Directory
2 46 (17.56%) XenApp
3 40 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (10.69%) Hyper-V
5 24 (9.16%) XenDesktop
6 13 (4.96%) Xen
7 10 (3.82%) vSphere
8 7 (2.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (1.91%) Terminal Server
9 5 (1.91%) XenServer
9 5 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.15%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.38%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 56 (21.37%) SCCM
2 5 (1.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (1.91%) EdgeSight
3 4 (1.53%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.15%) WSUS
4 3 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.15%) Casper Suite
4 3 (1.15%) Puppet
5 2 (0.76%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.38%) DameWare
6 1 (0.38%) SCOM
6 1 (0.38%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.38%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 167 (63.74%) Microsoft
2 77 (29.39%) Citrix
3 54 (20.61%) VMware
4 37 (14.12%) Cisco
5 28 (10.69%) Apple
6 27 (10.31%) HP
7 17 (6.49%) Bloomberg
8 16 (6.11%) Reuters
8 16 (6.11%) Wyse
8 16 (6.11%) Avaya
9 13 (4.96%) AppSense
10 12 (4.58%) Dell
11 11 (4.20%) Altiris
11 11 (4.20%) Polycom
12 9 (3.44%) Symantec
13 8 (3.05%) Lotus
14 6 (2.29%) Adobe
15 5 (1.91%) Mitel
15 5 (1.91%) ServiceNow
15 5 (1.91%) FactSet
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