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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 47 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.52% 0.21% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.23% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -1.92%
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
356 434 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 92.71% 91.37% 90.68%
Number of salaries quoted 290 289 245
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) WebEx
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP

Desktop Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) WebEx
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft