The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 61 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.19% 0.53% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
Desktop Support Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidenhead 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
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
480 347 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 91.95% 92.29% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 298 225 234
Average salary £45,500 £47,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.19% +5.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Desktop Support Engineer
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region that cited 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 Desktop Support Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008

Desktop Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region that cited 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 Desktop Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory