The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 1 August 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 59 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.24% 0.51% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.53% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £24,000 £26,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
412 566 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.80% 96.75% 99.36%
Number of salaries quoted 349 533 556
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Engineer
East of England

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(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
Ipswich +10 1 £24,000 -9.43% 1
Desktop Engineer
East of England

Desktop Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco