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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Engineer
England / South East
Rank 324 401 360
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 64 55 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.29% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.30% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 63 53 70
Median salary £25,000 £26,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% -15.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,150 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,400 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%

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
14395 18609 19573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 96.84% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11928 15813 15865
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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
Surrey +40 22 £21,000 -22.22% 1
Oxfordshire +37 8 £31,500 +18.86% 1
West Sussex +21 8 £22,750 -10.78%
Hampshire +11 8 £32,000 +20.75% 2
Berkshire +41 7 £25,500 -8.92%
Buckinghamshire +23 6 £26,000 +1.96%
Sussex - 3 £25,000 -
Kent +8 2 £27,500 -1.78%
Desktop Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 South East region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 119 (78.81%) Windows
2 91 (60.26%) Active Directory
2 91 (60.26%) Microsoft
3 87 (57.62%) Windows 7
4 63 (41.72%) Office 365
5 61 (40.40%) Windows 8
6 60 (39.74%) MS Office
7 56 (37.09%) MS Excel
8 53 (35.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 49 (32.45%) Windows 10
10 44 (29.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 39 (25.83%) Firewall
12 38 (25.17%) MS Exchange
12 38 (25.17%) Windows Server
13 34 (22.52%) TCP/IP
13 34 (22.52%) ITIL
13 34 (22.52%) Citrix
14 33 (21.85%) Hyper-V
15 31 (20.53%) Security Cleared
16 29 (19.21%) Microsoft Certification
17 26 (17.22%) Microsoft Azure
18 24 (15.89%) Apple
19 21 (13.91%) Driving Licence
20 18 (11.92%) Software Packaging
20 18 (11.92%) SLA
21 16 (10.60%) Application Virtualisation
21 16 (10.60%) Software Distribution
21 16 (10.60%) PowerShell
21 16 (10.60%) Compatibility Testing
21 16 (10.60%) SCCM

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 38 (25.17%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.99%) Apache
4 3 (1.99%) IIS
4 3 (1.99%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.32%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 60 (39.74%) MS Office
2 56 (37.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 63 (41.72%) Office 365
2 26 (17.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.99%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (25.83%) Firewall
2 34 (22.52%) TCP/IP
3 16 (10.60%) LAN
3 16 (10.60%) WAN
4 9 (5.96%) VoIP
4 9 (5.96%) VPN
5 8 (5.30%) DHCP
5 8 (5.30%) DNS
6 6 (3.97%) IP Telephony
7 5 (3.31%) Wireless
8 3 (1.99%) PBX
8 3 (1.99%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (1.99%) SSH
9 2 (1.32%) 3G
9 2 (1.32%) Skype
9 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.66%) SMTP
10 1 (0.66%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.96%) SQL Server
1 9 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.99%) FileMaker
3 3 (1.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) MSI
General
1 7 (4.64%) Manufacturing
2 4 (2.65%) Finance
2 4 (2.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.32%) Banking
3 2 (1.32%) Legal
3 2 (1.32%) Marketing
3 2 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.66%) Automotive
4 1 (0.66%) Electronics
4 1 (0.66%) Games
4 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.92%) Software Packaging
2 6 (3.97%) Web Services
3 5 (3.31%) REST
3 5 (3.31%) SOAP
4 3 (1.99%) .NET
4 3 (1.99%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.99%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.99%) React
4 3 (1.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (1.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.91%) Driving Licence
2 9 (5.96%) Fat Client
2 9 (5.96%) Thin Client
3 5 (3.31%) Biotechnology
4 3 (1.99%) iPad
4 3 (1.99%) iPhone
4 3 (1.99%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.99%) Replication
4 3 (1.99%) Social Media
4 3 (1.99%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.32%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.66%) CESG
6 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 119 (78.81%) Windows
2 87 (57.62%) Windows 7
3 61 (40.40%) Windows 8
4 53 (35.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (32.45%) Windows 10
6 44 (29.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (25.17%) Windows Server
8 14 (9.27%) Mac OS X
9 12 (7.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (5.96%) Linux
11 8 (5.30%) Apple iOS
12 6 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (3.31%) Android
13 5 (3.31%) Windows XP
14 3 (1.99%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.66%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.52%) ITIL
2 16 (10.60%) Application Virtualisation
2 16 (10.60%) Compatibility Testing
2 16 (10.60%) Software Distribution
3 8 (5.30%) B2B
4 6 (3.97%) ITSM
4 6 (3.97%) Mentoring
5 4 (2.65%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (2.65%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (2.65%) Service Delivery
6 3 (1.99%) Asset Management
6 3 (1.99%) Change Management
6 3 (1.99%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (1.99%) MVC
6 3 (1.99%) Service Management
6 3 (1.99%) Software Asset Management
6 3 (1.99%) Software Engineering
7 2 (1.32%) Application Packaging
7 2 (1.32%) Line Management
7 2 (1.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.60%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.99%) C#
2 3 (1.99%) SQL
3 2 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (20.53%) Security Cleared
2 29 (19.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (10.60%) MCP
4 14 (9.27%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.30%) MCITP
6 7 (4.64%) MCSA
7 6 (3.97%) MCTS
8 5 (3.31%) MCDST
9 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.92%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (60.26%) Active Directory
2 33 (21.85%) Hyper-V
3 16 (10.60%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (4.64%) XenDesktop
5 6 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (3.97%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.32%) Firmware
7 1 (0.66%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 16 (10.60%) SCCM
2 2 (1.32%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.66%) SafeCom
3 1 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 91 (60.26%) Microsoft
2 34 (22.52%) Citrix
3 24 (15.89%) Apple
4 15 (9.93%) VMware
5 13 (8.61%) HP
6 11 (7.28%) Dell
7 9 (5.96%) Intel
7 9 (5.96%) Wyse
8 8 (5.30%) Cisco
9 7 (4.64%) Sophos
10 6 (3.97%) Red Hat
11 5 (3.31%) Avaya
11 5 (3.31%) Barracuda Networks
11 5 (3.31%) Mitel
11 5 (3.31%) Nortel
12 3 (1.99%) BMC
12 3 (1.99%) IBM
12 3 (1.99%) Kaspersky
12 3 (1.99%) Remedy
12 3 (1.99%) Xerox
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