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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 323 414 381
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 83 70 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.33% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 82 66 71
Median salary £26,000 £27,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £27,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -1.81%
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
15962 21312 21581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 97.02% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13300 18001 17210
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
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 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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
Surrey +4 24 £21,000 -22.22% 3
Hampshire +20 19 £31,500 +18.86% 2
Buckinghamshire +20 13 £26,000 -5.45%
Berkshire +49 9 £26,000 -1.88% 2
West Sussex +23 8 £25,000 +19.04%
Kent +10 5 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire +31 3 £31,500 +18.86%
Sussex - 2 £23,500 -
Desktop Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 128 (78.53%) Windows
2 103 (63.19%) Active Directory
3 99 (60.74%) Microsoft
4 93 (57.06%) Windows 7
5 66 (40.49%) Windows 8
6 61 (37.42%) MS Excel
7 60 (36.81%) MS Office
8 53 (32.52%) Office 365
8 53 (32.52%) Citrix
9 48 (29.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 46 (28.22%) Windows 10
11 45 (27.61%) Windows Server
12 42 (25.77%) ITIL
13 40 (24.54%) Microsoft Certification
14 37 (22.70%) Windows Server 2012
14 37 (22.70%) Security Cleared
14 37 (22.70%) MS Exchange
15 33 (20.25%) Driving Licence
16 32 (19.63%) Firewall
17 31 (19.02%) TCP/IP
18 29 (17.79%) SCCM
19 27 (16.56%) Hyper-V
20 24 (14.72%) LAN
21 23 (14.11%) VMware
21 23 (14.11%) PowerShell
21 23 (14.11%) Software Packaging
22 22 (13.50%) SLA
23 21 (12.88%) Application Virtualisation
23 21 (12.88%) Apple
23 21 (12.88%) WAN

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 37 (22.70%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.45%) Apache
3 4 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (2.45%) IIS
3 4 (2.45%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 61 (37.42%) MS Excel
2 60 (36.81%) MS Office
3 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 53 (32.52%) Office 365
2 21 (12.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (19.63%) Firewall
2 31 (19.02%) TCP/IP
3 24 (14.72%) LAN
4 21 (12.88%) WAN
5 11 (6.75%) VoIP
6 10 (6.13%) DHCP
6 10 (6.13%) DNS
7 9 (5.52%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (4.91%) IP Telephony
9 6 (3.68%) VPN
10 5 (3.07%) 3G
11 4 (2.45%) Skype
11 4 (2.45%) SSH
11 4 (2.45%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.23%) Internet
12 2 (1.23%) Intranet
12 2 (1.23%) PBX
12 2 (1.23%) Wireless
13 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.61%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.91%) SQL Server
1 8 (4.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.45%) MySQL
3 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) MSI
General
1 7 (4.29%) Finance
2 6 (3.68%) Manufacturing
2 6 (3.68%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.84%) Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Marketing
4 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.61%) Automotive
5 1 (0.61%) Electronics
5 1 (0.61%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.11%) Software Packaging
2 6 (3.68%) Web Services
3 5 (3.07%) REST
3 5 (3.07%) SOAP
4 3 (1.84%) .NET
4 3 (1.84%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.84%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.84%) React
4 3 (1.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (1.84%) WPF
5 2 (1.23%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.25%) Driving Licence
2 10 (6.13%) Fat Client
2 10 (6.13%) Thin Client
3 8 (4.91%) iPad
3 8 (4.91%) iPhone
4 6 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.45%) Replication
5 4 (2.45%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.84%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.84%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.84%) Social Media
7 2 (1.23%) AS400
7 2 (1.23%) Biotechnology
7 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.23%) CMDB
7 2 (1.23%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.61%) CESG
8 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 128 (78.53%) Windows
2 93 (57.06%) Windows 7
3 66 (40.49%) Windows 8
4 48 (29.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (28.22%) Windows 10
6 45 (27.61%) Windows Server
7 37 (22.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (10.43%) Mac OS X
9 13 (7.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (7.98%) Windows XP
10 8 (4.91%) Apple iOS
11 7 (4.29%) Linux
12 5 (3.07%) Android
13 3 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (1.23%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.77%) ITIL
2 21 (12.88%) Application Virtualisation
2 21 (12.88%) Compatibility Testing
2 21 (12.88%) Software Distribution
3 11 (6.75%) Mentoring
4 8 (4.91%) ITSM
4 8 (4.91%) Service Delivery
5 6 (3.68%) Software Engineering
6 5 (3.07%) Service Management
7 4 (2.45%) Asset Management
7 4 (2.45%) B2B
7 4 (2.45%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (2.45%) Software Asset Management
8 3 (1.84%) Change Management
8 3 (1.84%) Escalation Management
8 3 (1.84%) MVC
9 2 (1.23%) Customer-Centric Approach
9 2 (1.23%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2
9 2 (1.23%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.11%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.84%) C#
2 3 (1.84%) SQL
3 2 (1.23%) C
3 2 (1.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 40 (24.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (22.70%) Security Cleared
3 20 (12.27%) MCP
4 15 (9.20%) SC Cleared
5 12 (7.36%) MCITP
6 9 (5.52%) MCSA
7 8 (4.91%) MCTS
8 6 (3.68%) MCSE
9 5 (3.07%) MCDST
10 2 (1.23%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.23%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.50%) SLA
System Software
1 103 (63.19%) Active Directory
2 27 (16.56%) Hyper-V
3 21 (12.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (7.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (5.52%) XenDesktop
6 8 (4.91%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (1.84%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.23%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.61%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (17.79%) SCCM
2 3 (1.84%) DameWare
3 2 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.23%) SCOM
4 1 (0.61%) SafeCom
4 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 99 (60.74%) Microsoft
2 53 (32.52%) Citrix
3 23 (14.11%) VMware
4 21 (12.88%) Apple
5 14 (8.59%) HP
6 11 (6.75%) Wyse
7 10 (6.13%) Dell
8 8 (4.91%) Cisco
8 8 (4.91%) Intel
9 5 (3.07%) Avaya
9 5 (3.07%) Barracuda Networks
9 5 (3.07%) Mitel
9 5 (3.07%) Nortel
9 5 (3.07%) Sophos
10 4 (2.45%) Intel Security
11 3 (1.84%) BMC
11 3 (1.84%) Polycom
11 3 (1.84%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.84%) Remedy
12 2 (1.23%) Kaspersky
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