The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 379 377 409
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 68 61 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.28% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 55 48 34
Average salary £25,000 £27,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
23021 21689 23440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.64% 94.95% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18373 17978 20301
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Desktop Engineer
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -5 30 £23,500 -18.96% 4
Hampshire +1 12 £24,500 -10.90% 3
East Sussex -1 7 £29,000 +13.72% 1
Surrey -2 7 £24,000 -9.43%
Buckinghamshire -2 5 £32,500 +75.67%
West Sussex +2 4 £25,000 -14.52%
Middlesex - 2 £28,500 -
Oxfordshire -15 1 £32,500 +51.16% 1
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 98 (89.09%) Windows
2 76 (69.09%) Microsoft
3 54 (49.09%) Active Directory
4 45 (40.91%) Windows 7
5 42 (38.18%) MS Excel
6 37 (33.64%) Windows XP
7 32 (29.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (27.27%) ITIL
9 28 (25.45%) LAN
9 28 (25.45%) VMware
10 26 (23.64%) WAN
11 24 (21.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (20.91%) MS Exchange
13 22 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 20 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (17.27%) Citrix
15 19 (17.27%) MS Office
16 18 (16.36%) Security Cleared
16 18 (16.36%) Firewall
17 16 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (14.55%) SC Cleared
17 16 (14.55%) MCP
17 16 (14.55%) Blackberry
18 15 (13.64%) Thin Client
18 15 (13.64%) MCSA
18 15 (13.64%) MCTS
18 15 (13.64%) Fat Client
19 13 (11.82%) Windows 2000
20 12 (10.91%) SharePoint
20 12 (10.91%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 23 (20.91%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.91%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.91%) GroupWise
4 1 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.91%) Lync
Applications
1 42 (38.18%) MS Excel
2 19 (17.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Google Apps
2 3 (2.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.45%) LAN
2 26 (23.64%) WAN
3 22 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 18 (16.36%) Firewall
5 9 (8.18%) VPN
6 8 (7.27%) DNS
7 7 (6.36%) DHCP
8 5 (4.55%) SAN
9 4 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.73%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.82%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.82%) 3G
11 2 (1.82%) Structured Cabling
12 1 (0.91%) SMTP
12 1 (0.91%) VLAN
12 1 (0.91%) FTP
12 1 (0.91%) HTTP
12 1 (0.91%) SNMP
12 1 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) MSI
General
1 4 (3.64%) Back Office
1 4 (3.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.73%) Finance
3 2 (1.82%) Marketing
4 1 (0.91%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.91%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.73%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.55%) Blackberry
2 15 (13.64%) Fat Client
2 15 (13.64%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.73%) Clustering
3 3 (2.73%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.91%) Firmware
4 1 (0.91%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.91%) iPhone
4 1 (0.91%) iPad
4 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 98 (89.09%) Windows
2 45 (40.91%) Windows 7
3 37 (33.64%) Windows XP
4 32 (29.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (11.82%) Windows 2000
7 11 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.73%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.82%) Linux
10 1 (0.91%) UNIX
10 1 (0.91%) SUSE
10 1 (0.91%) NetWare
10 1 (0.91%) Android
10 1 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.27%) ITIL
2 12 (10.91%) Service Management
2 12 (10.91%) ITIL V2
3 4 (3.64%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (3.64%) Service Delivery
4 3 (2.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (2.73%) CRM
4 3 (2.73%) Asset Management
5 2 (1.82%) Customer Insight
5 2 (1.82%) Migration
6 1 (0.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (0.91%) ERP
6 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2
6 1 (0.91%) Incident Management
6 1 (0.91%) Load Balancing
6 1 (0.91%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.73%) VBScript
3 1 (0.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (21.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (16.36%) Security Cleared
3 16 (14.55%) SC Cleared
3 16 (14.55%) MCP
4 15 (13.64%) MCSA
4 15 (13.64%) MCTS
5 7 (6.36%) MCSE
6 6 (5.45%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.73%) Degree
7 3 (2.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.82%) MCITP
9 1 (0.91%) MCDST
9 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.91%) CCNA
9 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (49.09%) Active Directory
2 16 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.64%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.73%) vSphere
4 3 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.73%) vCloud
4 3 (2.73%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.91%) Novell eDirectory
5 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.73%) SCCM
2 1 (0.91%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.91%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.91%) ZENworks
2 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 76 (69.09%) Microsoft
2 28 (25.45%) VMware
3 19 (17.27%) Citrix
4 10 (9.09%) HP
5 6 (5.45%) Cisco
6 5 (4.55%) Google
7 3 (2.73%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.73%) Sun
8 2 (1.82%) Dell
8 2 (1.82%) Reuters
8 2 (1.82%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.91%) Symantec
9 1 (0.91%) Remedy
9 1 (0.91%) Sophos
9 1 (0.91%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.91%) NetApp
9 1 (0.91%) Novell
9 1 (0.91%) Apple
9 1 (0.91%) Sage
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Salary: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
The Kent Institute of Medicine and Surgery
Salary: From £23,000 to £32,000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £14.00 - £17.00 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago