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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 61 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.35% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
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
551 423 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 96.84% 96.80% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 361 352 376
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) LANDesk
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 3 (50.00%) SAP
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Handset
4 3 (50.00%) Amdocs
4 3 (50.00%) McAfee
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) Change Control
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) XenServer
5 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (33.33%) MCDST
5 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (33.33%) Android
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) MCP

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Handset
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone
3 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) MCDST
2 2 (33.33%) MCP
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenServer
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) LANDesk
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Amdocs
2 3 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago