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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Desktop Engineer
Rank 621 618 632
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Engineer 8 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.013% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.014% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 4
Average salary £51,250 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.58% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £32,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £46,700
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -1.53%
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
43577 41676 47883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.38% 93.50% 94.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36395 35004 41511
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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
Harrow - 2 - -
City of London +4 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £36,000 -
Senior Desktop Engineer
England

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) VB
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 15 (57.69%) SCCM
4 14 (53.85%) PowerShell
4 14 (53.85%) Citrix
5 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 12 (46.15%) WSUS
6 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
7 11 (42.31%) XenApp
8 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (38.46%) ITIL
9 8 (30.77%) DHCP
9 8 (30.77%) DNS
10 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
10 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
10 7 (26.92%) Migration
10 7 (26.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 6 (23.08%) Windows 8
11 6 (23.08%) Degree
11 6 (23.08%) Application Packaging
11 6 (23.08%) VMware
11 6 (23.08%) Finance
11 6 (23.08%) MSI
11 6 (23.08%) Internet
11 6 (23.08%) C#
11 6 (23.08%) VBScript
12 5 (19.23%) HP
12 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) DHCP
1 8 (30.77%) DNS
2 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
3 6 (23.08%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (3.85%) LDAP
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MSI
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Application Packaging
2 3 (11.54%) Software Packaging
2 3 (11.54%) Rendezvous
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Hedge funds
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) iPhone
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Derivative
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
5 6 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) Android
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Migration
3 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
3 5 (19.23%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Release Management
5 2 (7.69%) Software Distribution
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) VB
2 14 (53.85%) PowerShell
3 6 (23.08%) C#
3 6 (23.08%) VBScript
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (11.54%) HND
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) MCDST
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) MCSA
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) XenApp
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (57.69%) SCCM
2 12 (46.15%) WSUS
3 7 (26.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) Citrix
3 6 (23.08%) VMware
4 5 (19.23%) HP
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco
6 3 (11.54%) Reuters
6 3 (11.54%) Bloomberg
6 3 (11.54%) CQG
6 3 (11.54%) Toshiba
7 2 (7.69%) Symantec
7 2 (7.69%) Dell
7 2 (7.69%) Apple
8 1 (3.85%) AppSense
8 1 (3.85%) Altiris