The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 362 369 403
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 66 94 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.45% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.47% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 66 90 63
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £22,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £31,600
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -1.85%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17914 20210 21623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.82% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15256 16543 17242
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +6 22 £26,500 +2.91% 2
Berkshire +2 12 £27,500 - 2
Surrey +14 11 £23,500 -21.66% 1
Buckinghamshire - 8 £32,500 - 2
West Sussex -11 5 £22,000 -12.00%
Oxfordshire -20 3 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Sussex - 3 £25,000 -
Kent -4 2 £26,750 -10.83% 2
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 South East region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 138 (89.61%) Windows
2 108 (70.13%) Active Directory
3 92 (59.74%) Microsoft
4 88 (57.14%) Windows 7
5 68 (44.16%) MS Excel
6 61 (39.61%) Citrix
7 57 (37.01%) MS Office
8 53 (34.42%) Windows 8
9 48 (31.17%) ITIL
10 40 (25.97%) MS Exchange
11 39 (25.32%) SLA
12 38 (24.68%) Driving Licence
12 38 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
13 37 (24.03%) Windows Server
14 35 (22.73%) VMware
15 34 (22.08%) LAN
16 32 (20.78%) Mac OS X
17 31 (20.13%) Microsoft Certification
17 31 (20.13%) WAN
18 30 (19.48%) TCP/IP
19 29 (18.83%) VMware Infrastructure
20 27 (17.53%) Windows 10
21 25 (16.23%) Windows Server 2012
21 25 (16.23%) SCCM
21 25 (16.23%) Windows XP
22 22 (14.29%) Office 365
22 22 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
23 20 (12.99%) VPN
23 20 (12.99%) Mentoring
24 19 (12.34%) DNS

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 40 (25.97%) MS Exchange
2 18 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (11.69%) SharePoint
3 16 (10.39%) Skype for Business
4 13 (8.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.30%) IIS
8 1 (0.65%) Apache
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 68 (44.16%) MS Excel
2 57 (37.01%) MS Office
3 6 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (22.08%) LAN
2 31 (20.13%) WAN
3 30 (19.48%) TCP/IP
4 20 (12.99%) VPN
5 19 (12.34%) DHCP
5 19 (12.34%) DNS
6 13 (8.44%) VoIP
7 12 (7.79%) Skype
8 6 (3.90%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (3.90%) SAN
9 5 (3.25%) Internet
9 5 (3.25%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.60%) VLAN
11 3 (1.95%) 3G
12 2 (1.30%) Firewall
12 2 (1.30%) Intranet
12 2 (1.30%) IP Telephony
13 1 (0.65%) NAS
13 1 (0.65%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.65%) MS Access
3 1 (0.65%) MySQL
General
1 10 (6.49%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.19%) Finance
3 5 (3.25%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.60%) Electronics
4 4 (2.60%) Marketing
5 2 (1.30%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Automotive
6 1 (0.65%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.19%) Software Packaging
2 4 (2.60%) XMPP
3 2 (1.30%) ODBC
4 1 (0.65%) .NET
4 1 (0.65%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.65%) React
4 1 (0.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.65%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (24.68%) Driving Licence
2 17 (11.04%) iPhone
3 16 (10.39%) Blackberry
4 15 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.84%) iPad
6 6 (3.90%) Fat Client
6 6 (3.90%) Thin Client
7 5 (3.25%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (2.60%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.95%) CMDB
10 2 (1.30%) AS400
10 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.30%) Replication
10 2 (1.30%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.65%) BYOD
11 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 138 (89.61%) Windows
2 88 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 53 (34.42%) Windows 8
4 38 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (24.03%) Windows Server
6 32 (20.78%) Mac OS X
7 27 (17.53%) Windows 10
8 25 (16.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (16.23%) Windows XP
9 22 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (9.74%) Android
11 10 (6.49%) Apple iOS
12 9 (5.84%) Linux
13 5 (3.25%) Mac OS
13 5 (3.25%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.65%) CentOS
14 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (31.17%) ITIL
2 20 (12.99%) Mentoring
3 13 (8.44%) Service Management
4 11 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 8 (5.19%) Application Virtualisation
5 8 (5.19%) Asset Management
5 8 (5.19%) Compatibility Testing
5 8 (5.19%) Mobile Device Management
5 8 (5.19%) Software Distribution
6 6 (3.90%) ITIL V2
6 6 (3.90%) Project Planning
7 5 (3.25%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (3.25%) Incident Management
8 4 (2.60%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (2.60%) Patch Management
8 4 (2.60%) Programme Management
8 4 (2.60%) Software Engineering
9 3 (1.95%) Change Control
9 3 (1.95%) Escalation Management
9 3 (1.95%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.49%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.30%) Java
2 2 (1.30%) SQL
3 1 (0.65%) C#
3 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (20.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (10.39%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.14%) MCP
4 7 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (3.90%) MCITP
6 5 (3.25%) Dell Certification
6 5 (3.25%) MCSE
7 4 (2.60%) MCTS
7 4 (2.60%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.95%) MCSA
9 2 (1.30%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.30%) MOS
10 1 (0.65%) CCDA
10 1 (0.65%) CCNA
10 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (25.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 108 (70.13%) Active Directory
2 29 (18.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.79%) XenDesktop
4 11 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 10 (6.49%) XenApp
6 8 (5.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (3.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 6 (3.90%) VMware ESX
7 6 (3.90%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (1.95%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.30%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (16.23%) SCCM
2 5 (3.25%) DameWare
3 3 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.95%) Opsview
4 2 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.30%) SCOM
5 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (59.74%) Microsoft
2 61 (39.61%) Citrix
3 35 (22.73%) VMware
4 18 (11.69%) Apple
5 11 (7.14%) Polycom
6 9 (5.84%) Samsung
7 7 (4.55%) Cisco
7 7 (4.55%) Dell
8 5 (3.25%) Intel Security
8 5 (3.25%) Remedy
9 4 (2.60%) Avaya
9 4 (2.60%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.60%) HP
9 4 (2.60%) SAP
9 4 (2.60%) Sophos
9 4 (2.60%) Symantec
10 3 (1.95%) Kaspersky
11 2 (1.30%) Bomgar
11 2 (1.30%) Dell KACE
11 2 (1.30%) ServiceNow
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