The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 73 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.28% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.14% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £41,500 £21,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+97.61% -44.00%
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £26,500 £27,250
% change year-on-year
-3.77% -2.75%
Desktop Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
681 713 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.51% 97.01% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 549 625 648
Median salary £37,031 £35,592 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title.

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in the North East

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +1 2 £41,500 +97.61% 2
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Desktop Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Server Building
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM