The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank - 48 56
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - 0.28% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.29% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £22,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.09%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Desktop Engineer
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
457 347 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.21% 98.02% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 372 313 361
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,500 £21,975
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Desktop Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited 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 Desktop Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) MCDST
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) iPad

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited 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 Desktop Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk