The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Desktop Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 500 517 577
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 124 151 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 119 147 79
Median salary £31,500 £30,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £25,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Desktop Support 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
36269 42190 43955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.80% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31416 35930 36568
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in London

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +44 32 £33,500 +17.54% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £31,500 -
Bromley - 1 £19,000 -
Romford - 1 £29,500 -
Southall - 1 £21,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £37,000 -
Desktop Support Engineer
England

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 214 (76.98%) Windows
2 183 (65.83%) Active Directory
3 154 (55.40%) Microsoft
4 106 (38.13%) Windows 7
5 94 (33.81%) Finance
6 87 (31.29%) MS Office
7 67 (24.10%) MS Exchange
7 67 (24.10%) SCCM
8 63 (22.66%) ITIL
9 59 (21.22%) MS Excel
10 53 (19.06%) Citrix
11 49 (17.63%) Office 365
12 48 (17.27%) Windows Server
13 46 (16.55%) Apple
14 44 (15.83%) Windows Server 2008
14 44 (15.83%) Windows 10
15 43 (15.47%) Bloomberg
16 42 (15.11%) Blackberry
17 41 (14.75%) LAN
17 41 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2010
18 40 (14.39%) TCP/IP
19 38 (13.67%) Cisco
20 35 (12.59%) Mac OS X
21 32 (11.51%) Reuters
21 32 (11.51%) Windows 8
22 31 (11.15%) VMware
23 29 (10.43%) Windows Server 2012
24 28 (10.07%) Android
24 28 (10.07%) Windows XP
24 28 (10.07%) VoIP

Desktop Support 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 67 (24.10%) MS Exchange
2 41 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (7.55%) Skype for Business
4 18 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (4.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.52%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 87 (31.29%) MS Office
2 59 (21.22%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (4.68%) Eikon
2 2 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 49 (17.63%) Office 365
2 4 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.44%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.08%) Yammer
4 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.36%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.36%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 41 (14.75%) LAN
2 40 (14.39%) TCP/IP
3 28 (10.07%) VoIP
4 26 (9.35%) DNS
4 26 (9.35%) WAN
5 22 (7.91%) DHCP
6 21 (7.55%) VPN
7 18 (6.47%) Skype
8 16 (5.76%) Wireless
9 15 (5.40%) SAN
10 13 (4.68%) Firewall
10 13 (4.68%) Internet
11 11 (3.96%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (2.88%) IP Telephony
13 7 (2.52%) NAS
14 6 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (1.44%) Remote Desktop
16 3 (1.08%) Softphone
16 3 (1.08%) WebEx
16 3 (1.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.44%) JIRA
General
1 94 (33.81%) Finance
2 19 (6.83%) Banking
3 17 (6.12%) Marketing
4 12 (4.32%) Advertising
4 12 (4.32%) Games
5 11 (3.96%) Retail
6 8 (2.88%) Back Office
6 8 (2.88%) Legal
7 5 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Law
8 2 (0.72%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Local Government
9 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.08%) XMPP
1 3 (1.08%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.36%) .NET
2 1 (0.36%) HTML
2 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.11%) Blackberry
2 25 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.91%) Hedge funds
3 22 (7.91%) Video Conferencing
4 18 (6.47%) iPhone
5 11 (3.96%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.60%) Fat Client
6 10 (3.60%) Thin Client
7 8 (2.88%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.52%) HP StoreVirtual
9 6 (2.16%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.44%) iPad
10 4 (1.44%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.44%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.08%) Mobile Computing
11 3 (1.08%) Social Media
11 3 (1.08%) User Experience
12 2 (0.72%) BYOD
12 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.72%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 214 (76.98%) Windows
2 106 (38.13%) Windows 7
3 48 (17.27%) Windows Server
4 44 (15.83%) Windows 10
4 44 (15.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (12.59%) Mac OS X
6 32 (11.51%) Windows 8
7 29 (10.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (10.07%) Android
8 28 (10.07%) Windows XP
9 21 (7.55%) Linux
10 16 (5.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (5.04%) Apple iOS
12 10 (3.60%) Mac OS
13 9 (3.24%) Windows Vista
14 4 (1.44%) Unix
15 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (22.66%) ITIL
2 18 (6.47%) Mobile Device Management
3 11 (3.96%) Investment Management
4 10 (3.60%) Asset Management
4 10 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (3.60%) Migration
4 10 (3.60%) Service Delivery
5 9 (3.24%) Project Management
6 8 (2.88%) Problem Management
6 8 (2.88%) Software Distribution
7 7 (2.52%) ITIL V3
8 6 (2.16%) Change Management
8 6 (2.16%) Data Protection
8 6 (2.16%) Software Deployment
9 5 (1.80%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (1.44%) Analytics
10 4 (1.44%) DevOps
10 4 (1.44%) Mentoring
10 4 (1.44%) Patch Management
10 4 (1.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (9.35%) PowerShell
2 20 (7.19%) C
3 3 (1.08%) Java
3 3 (1.08%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.72%) SQL
5 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (7.91%) Degree
3 17 (6.12%) CCNA
3 17 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (4.32%) MCP
4 12 (4.32%) MCSA
5 11 (3.96%) MCSE
6 10 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.88%) MCITP
8 4 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.72%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.72%) MCDST
11 1 (0.36%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.36%) ACSP
11 1 (0.36%) MCTS
11 1 (0.36%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.04%) SLA
2 7 (2.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 183 (65.83%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.91%) XenApp
3 20 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (3.96%) Terminal Services
5 9 (3.24%) Hyper-V
6 8 (2.88%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (1.44%) Xen
8 3 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.72%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.72%) XenServer
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 67 (24.10%) SCCM
2 13 (4.68%) WSUS
3 6 (2.16%) AirWatch
3 6 (2.16%) Casper Suite
4 5 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.72%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 154 (55.40%) Microsoft
2 53 (19.06%) Citrix
3 46 (16.55%) Apple
4 43 (15.47%) Bloomberg
5 38 (13.67%) Cisco
6 32 (11.51%) Reuters
7 31 (11.15%) VMware
8 26 (9.35%) HP
9 16 (5.76%) Polycom
10 14 (5.04%) Fidessa
11 11 (3.96%) Dell
11 11 (3.96%) Mitel
12 7 (2.52%) Avaya
12 7 (2.52%) Symantec
13 5 (1.80%) Adobe
14 4 (1.44%) Barracuda Networks
14 4 (1.44%) FactSet
14 4 (1.44%) Google
14 4 (1.44%) Intel Security
14 4 (1.44%) ServiceNow
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