The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 388 368 388
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 53 67 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 49 53 41
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £32,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,750 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+7.29% -4.00%
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
19802 21077 20877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16016 16715 17405
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 27 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +24 27 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Berkshire -12 20 £28,250 +21.50% 1
West Sussex +4 2 - -
Hampshire -6 2 £25,750 +7.29%
Kent - 2 £25,500 -
Sussex - 1 £26,000 -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 84 (76.36%) Windows
2 65 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 62 (56.36%) Active Directory
4 56 (50.91%) Windows 7
5 53 (48.18%) MS Excel
5 53 (48.18%) MS Office
6 37 (33.64%) ITIL
7 30 (27.27%) Citrix
7 30 (27.27%) Finance
8 29 (26.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 28 (25.45%) MS Exchange
9 28 (25.45%) Asset Management
10 24 (21.82%) ServiceNow
11 22 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (20.00%) SCCM
11 22 (20.00%) Cisco
11 22 (20.00%) MCSE
12 21 (19.09%) LAN
13 20 (18.18%) Avaya
14 19 (17.27%) DNS
15 18 (16.36%) SLA
16 17 (15.45%) DHCP
16 17 (15.45%) MCP
16 17 (15.45%) Exchange Server 2010
17 16 (14.55%) Office 365
17 16 (14.55%) Windows XP
17 16 (14.55%) VPN
17 16 (14.55%) Dell
18 15 (13.64%) Management Information System
19 14 (12.73%) Video Conferencing

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 28 (25.45%) MS Exchange
2 17 (15.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.45%) Lync
4 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 53 (48.18%) MS Office
1 53 (48.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.55%) Office 365
2 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.09%) LAN
2 19 (17.27%) DNS
3 17 (15.45%) DHCP
4 16 (14.55%) VPN
5 14 (12.73%) TCP/IP
5 14 (12.73%) WAN
6 8 (7.27%) VoIP
7 7 (6.36%) Internet
7 7 (6.36%) 3G
8 6 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (3.64%) Wireless
9 4 (3.64%) VLAN
9 4 (3.64%) Firewall
10 3 (2.73%) PBX
11 1 (0.91%) SMTP
11 1 (0.91%) HTTP
11 1 (0.91%) SNMP
11 1 (0.91%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.91%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.91%) MySQL
1 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 30 (27.27%) Finance
2 9 (8.18%) Electronics
3 7 (6.36%) Military
4 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) Software Packaging
2 2 (1.82%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.91%) REST
3 1 (0.91%) HTML
3 1 (0.91%) .NET
3 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.91%) XML
3 1 (0.91%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 14 (12.73%) Video Conferencing
2 14 (12.73%) iPhone
2 14 (12.73%) iPad
3 13 (11.82%) Blackberry
4 7 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.36%) Replication
5 6 (5.45%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.73%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.73%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.73%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.82%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.91%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 84 (76.36%) Windows
2 56 (50.91%) Windows 7
3 22 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (14.55%) Windows XP
5 14 (12.73%) Mac OS X
6 12 (10.91%) Windows 8
7 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.45%) Apple iOS
9 5 (4.55%) Linux
10 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.64%) ITIL
2 28 (25.45%) Asset Management
3 10 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 9 (8.18%) Incident Management
5 7 (6.36%) Service Delivery
5 7 (6.36%) Data Protection
6 6 (5.45%) Line Management
6 6 (5.45%) Project Planning
7 3 (2.73%) E-Commerce
7 3 (2.73%) B2B
7 3 (2.73%) Security Management
8 2 (1.82%) Project Management
9 1 (0.91%) Operations Management
9 1 (0.91%) Problem Management
9 1 (0.91%) ITIL V3
9 1 (0.91%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.64%) SQL
2 2 (1.82%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.91%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (26.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (20.00%) MCSE
3 17 (15.45%) MCP
4 8 (7.27%) A+ Certification
4 8 (7.27%) MCITP
4 8 (7.27%) Degree
4 8 (7.27%) SC Cleared
4 8 (7.27%) Security Cleared
5 7 (6.36%) MCDST
5 7 (6.36%) MCTS
5 7 (6.36%) MCSA
6 6 (5.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (56.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.27%) XenApp
2 8 (7.27%) XenDesktop
3 7 (6.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.73%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 22 (20.00%) SCCM
2 8 (7.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (5.45%) DameWare
3 6 (5.45%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.91%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.91%) Nagios
5 1 (0.91%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 65 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 30 (27.27%) Citrix
3 24 (21.82%) ServiceNow
4 22 (20.00%) Cisco
5 20 (18.18%) Avaya
6 16 (14.55%) Dell
7 14 (12.73%) McAfee
8 9 (8.18%) VMware
8 9 (8.18%) HP
8 9 (8.18%) Symantec
9 8 (7.27%) Apple
9 8 (7.27%) Adobe
10 6 (5.45%) Juniper
10 6 (5.45%) Bomgar
10 6 (5.45%) Dell KACE
11 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.82%) NetApp
12 2 (1.82%) EMC
12 2 (1.82%) IBM
13 1 (0.91%) BMC
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