The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 77 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.27% - 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £22,500 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% +4.00%
Desktop Engineer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
717 960 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.09% 97.96% 93.35%
Number of salaries quoted 621 812 951
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Oxford

Desktop Engineer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Symantec
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Symantec
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft