The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 73 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.87% 1.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £25,000 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
438 391 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 94.81% 93.32% 99.64%
Number of salaries quoted 358 356 263
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Engineer
Hampshire

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Desktop Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL V2
2 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Fat Client
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 2000
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) Thin Client
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (71.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Fat Client
1 5 (71.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows 2000
1 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL V2
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) VMware