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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Engineer
England / North West
Rank 223 215 227
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 18 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.33% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 21
Median salary £19,500 £23,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.02% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,950 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,850 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -1.85%

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
5748 5470 6783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.78% 96.54% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4801 4591 5688
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 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Cheshire +21 9 £19,000 -
Merseyside - 5 £30,750 -
Manchester -33 4 £19,500 -17.02% 1
Desktop Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 11 (42.31%) Thin Client
3 11 (42.31%) Intel
3 11 (42.31%) Fat Client
4 10 (38.46%) MS Office
5 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
6 6 (23.08%) LAN
6 6 (23.08%) WAN
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
8 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.54%) DHCP
9 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
9 3 (11.54%) DNS
9 3 (11.54%) VMware
9 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (11.54%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
10 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
10 2 (7.69%) Office 365
10 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 2 (7.69%) CMDB
10 2 (7.69%) Firewall
10 2 (7.69%) Wireless
10 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure

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 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) LAN
1 6 (23.08%) WAN
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
General
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Fat Client
1 11 (42.31%) Thin Client
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) CMDB
3 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) iPad
4 1 (3.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
2 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Intel
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) Acronis
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Sophos
5 1 (3.85%) Veeam
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