The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank - 252 259
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 0 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.19% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.20% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 6
Median salary - £22,800 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.85% +8.00%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5864 6482 7151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.36% 96.96% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4912 5387 5759
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 West region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Intel
3 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Sage
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
1 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Intel
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Sage