The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank 66 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.34% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
Desktop Support 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
581 445 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 98.31% 95.70% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 432 400 350
Average salary £35,232 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.92% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Desktop Support Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 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%) 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%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 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