The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Desktop Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Desktop Engineer
Rank 590 637 601
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Engineer 22 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.019% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.020% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 6
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £28,093 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+16.57% -12.20%
Senior 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
40376 43976 41848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.15% 93.53% 93.52%
Number of salaries quoted 34392 36762 35111
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in London

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Senior Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Senior 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 Senior Desktop Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +29 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £33,500 -
Senior Desktop Engineer
England

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Desktop Engineer in their job title.

1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
3 18 (62.07%) Windows
4 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (44.83%) Citrix
5 13 (44.83%) MS Office
6 12 (41.38%) Finance
7 11 (37.93%) MCSE
7 11 (37.93%) HP
7 11 (37.93%) Dell
7 11 (37.93%) Windows 7
8 10 (34.48%) XenApp
9 9 (31.03%) ITIL
10 8 (27.59%) DHCP
10 8 (27.59%) DNS
10 8 (27.59%) VMware
10 8 (27.59%) SCCM
10 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
11 7 (24.14%) Xen
11 7 (24.14%) Windows 8
11 7 (24.14%) Wyse
11 7 (24.14%) MCSA
12 6 (20.69%) Degree
12 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
12 6 (20.69%) MCITP
13 5 (17.24%) Android
13 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
13 5 (17.24%) Games
13 5 (17.24%) Blackberry

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Desktop Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) Lync
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.45%) LiveLink
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) DHCP
1 8 (27.59%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (3.45%) Softphone
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) WLAN
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Games
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) French Language
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Back Office
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (6.90%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.45%) iPhone
5 1 (3.45%) iPad
5 1 (3.45%) PDA
5 1 (3.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows 7
3 7 (24.14%) Windows 8
4 5 (17.24%) Android
5 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Phone
6 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) ITSM
2 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
2 4 (13.79%) Software Deployment
3 3 (10.34%) Build Automation
3 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
4 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.90%) EAM
4 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Validation
5 1 (3.45%) IT Governance
5 1 (3.45%) Fund Management
5 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.45%) Matrix Management
5 1 (3.45%) Software Distribution
5 1 (3.45%) Coaching
5 1 (3.45%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (37.93%) MCSE
3 7 (24.14%) MCSA
4 6 (20.69%) MCITP
4 6 (20.69%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.45%) CCNP
5 1 (3.45%) CCNA
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 10 (34.48%) XenApp
3 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
4 7 (24.14%) Xen
5 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) Sysprep
3 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) Citrix
3 11 (37.93%) HP
3 11 (37.93%) Dell
4 8 (27.59%) VMware
5 7 (24.14%) Wyse
6 4 (13.79%) IBM
7 3 (10.34%) Symantec
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco
8 2 (6.90%) Sun
8 2 (6.90%) Avaya
8 2 (6.90%) Remedy
8 2 (6.90%) Infor
9 1 (3.45%) Kaspersky
9 1 (3.45%) Trend Micro
9 1 (3.45%) MobileIron
9 1 (3.45%) ION Trading
9 1 (3.45%) Altiris
9 1 (3.45%) Polycom
9 1 (3.45%) Sophos