The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 625 665 615
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Support Engineer 11 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.002% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.002% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 5
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £30,093 -
% change year-on-year
+24.61% -
Senior 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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in London

Senior Desktop Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 8 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (43.75%) MCSE
5 7 (43.75%) HP
5 7 (43.75%) Dell
5 7 (43.75%) MS Office
6 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
7 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
7 5 (31.25%) XenApp
7 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) MCITP
7 5 (31.25%) Xen
7 5 (31.25%) Degree
7 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
7 5 (31.25%) ITIL
7 5 (31.25%) DHCP
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) MCSA
7 5 (31.25%) Wyse
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
9 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
10 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
10 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
10 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
10 2 (12.50%) SCCM

Senior Desktop Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
3 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 2 (12.50%) ITSM
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) IT Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Fund Management
4 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.25%) EAM
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) MCSE
3 5 (31.25%) MCSA
3 5 (31.25%) MCITP
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Xen
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
2 5 (31.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) HP
2 7 (43.75%) Dell
3 6 (37.50%) Citrix
4 5 (31.25%) Wyse
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Sun
6 1 (6.25%) Lotus
6 1 (6.25%) Apple
6 1 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (6.25%) Infor