The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank - 56 68
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 0.61% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.63% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £25,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -1.92%
Desktop Support Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
580 473 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.55% 96.14% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 467 416 534
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in Slough

Desktop Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Dell
1 13 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 13 (100.00%) McAfee
1 13 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
3 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 6 (46.15%) MS Office
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) MCSE
3 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (46.15%) DameWare
3 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 6 (46.15%) Blackberry
3 6 (46.15%) Apple
3 6 (46.15%) Internet
3 6 (46.15%) Dell KACE
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (46.15%) Line Management
3 6 (46.15%) Asset Management
3 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
3 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (46.15%) iPhone
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7

Desktop Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (46.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) VPN
1 6 (46.15%) Internet
1 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Blackberry
1 6 (46.15%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (46.15%) iPhone
1 6 (46.15%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
2 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) Asset Management
1 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
1 6 (46.15%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) DameWare
1 6 (46.15%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Dell
1 13 (100.00%) McAfee
1 13 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Dell KACE
3 6 (46.15%) Bomgar
3 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 6 (46.15%) Apple
Slough, Berkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago