The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Manager
Rank 604 591 586
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 20 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.056% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.060% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 30
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £44,750 £57,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
Desktop Manager
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
38883 40117 42236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.84% 93.86% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33115 32901 36375
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Desktop Manager
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Manager across the London region.

Desktop Manager Salary Trend in London

Desktop Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Desktop Manager Salary Histogram in London

Desktop Manager
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 Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
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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 -7 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Desktop Manager
England

Desktop Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Desktop Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 27 (51.92%) ITIL
2 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 21 (40.38%) Windows
3 21 (40.38%) Finance
4 19 (36.54%) Citrix
5 15 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
6 14 (26.92%) Problem Management
6 14 (26.92%) People Management
7 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (23.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 12 (23.08%) XenApp
8 12 (23.08%) XenDesktop
8 12 (23.08%) Banking
9 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
10 10 (19.23%) VMware
11 9 (17.31%) Windows 7
11 9 (17.31%) Coaching
11 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (15.38%) Line Management
12 8 (15.38%) SLA
12 8 (15.38%) Cisco
13 7 (13.46%) VPN
13 7 (13.46%) Windows XP
13 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
13 7 (13.46%) LAN
13 7 (13.46%) Bloomberg
13 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
13 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
14 6 (11.54%) Reuters

Desktop Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Desktop Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) VPN
1 7 (13.46%) LAN
2 6 (11.54%) VoIP
2 6 (11.54%) DNS
2 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
General
1 21 (40.38%) Finance
2 12 (23.08%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Retail
3 5 (9.62%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.54%) Smartphone
3 6 (11.54%) Blackberry
3 6 (11.54%) User Experience
4 2 (3.85%) Statistics
5 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Windows 7
3 7 (13.46%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) ITIL
2 15 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (26.92%) Problem Management
3 14 (26.92%) People Management
4 9 (17.31%) Coaching
5 8 (15.38%) Line Management
6 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
7 6 (11.54%) ITIL V3
7 6 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (7.69%) Change Control
10 2 (3.85%) Project Management
10 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
10 2 (3.85%) Change Management
10 2 (3.85%) Service Management
10 2 (3.85%) Resource Management
10 2 (3.85%) Investment Management
11 1 (1.92%) Time Management
11 1 (1.92%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 12 (23.08%) XenApp
2 12 (23.08%) XenDesktop
3 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 19 (36.54%) Citrix
3 10 (19.23%) VMware
4 8 (15.38%) Cisco
5 7 (13.46%) Bloomberg
6 6 (11.54%) Reuters
6 6 (11.54%) Novell
7 3 (5.77%) Apple
8 2 (3.85%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.92%) AppSense
9 1 (1.92%) Autodesk
9 1 (1.92%) Avaya
9 1 (1.92%) Siemens
9 1 (1.92%) Adobe