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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Desktop Engineer
Rank 638 646 640
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Engineer 7 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.017% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.018% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 12
Average salary £35,750 £39,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.49% -45.51%
UK excluding London average salary £32,909 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -23.52%
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(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
Uxbridge - 1 £26,000 -
Senior Desktop Engineer
England

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (70.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) MS Office
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) HP
5 11 (55.00%) Dell
5 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (40.00%) Citrix
6 8 (40.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) VMware
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (35.00%) MCSE
7 7 (35.00%) DHCP
7 7 (35.00%) DNS
7 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (30.00%) Xen
8 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (30.00%) XenApp
8 6 (30.00%) MCSA
8 6 (30.00%) Wyse
9 5 (25.00%) Blackberry
9 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (25.00%) Cisco
9 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 4 (20.00%) SCCM
10 4 (20.00%) Android
10 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
11 3 (15.00%) DameWare
11 3 (15.00%) ITIL
11 3 (15.00%) VPN

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (65.00%) MS Office
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) DHCP
1 7 (35.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (5.00%) FTP
3 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.00%) LDAP
3 1 (5.00%) PBX
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) BYOD
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) iPhone
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (20.00%) Android
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
6 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) ITSM
2 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (10.00%) Ticket Management
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.00%) EAM
3 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.00%) People Management
3 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) Process Management
3 1 (5.00%) Use Case
3 1 (5.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) MCSE
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (30.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (30.00%) Xen
3 6 (30.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) vCloud
4 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) DameWare
3 1 (5.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) HP
3 11 (55.00%) Dell
4 8 (40.00%) Citrix
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) Wyse
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
8 1 (5.00%) Adobe
8 1 (5.00%) Apple
8 1 (5.00%) Avaya
8 1 (5.00%) Forcepoint
8 1 (5.00%) Infor
8 1 (5.00%) ION Trading
8 1 (5.00%) Polycom
8 1 (5.00%) Remedy
8 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (5.00%) Sophos
8 1 (5.00%) Sun
8 1 (5.00%) Symantec