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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 191 193 212
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 18 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.40% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 5
Average salary £31,250 £33,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.30% +28.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Desktop Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4310 4237 4711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.80% 95.28% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3591 3396 3876
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £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 Surrey

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in Surrey

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Reigate - 6 £32,500 - 1
Woking - 6 £23,500 -
Staines +16 2 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Leatherhead +4 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Desktop Engineer
South East

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 25 (83.33%) Windows
1 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
3 22 (73.33%) MS Excel
3 22 (73.33%) MS Office
4 21 (70.00%) Windows 7
5 19 (63.33%) MS Exchange
6 17 (56.67%) DHCP
6 17 (56.67%) DNS
7 15 (50.00%) WAN
7 15 (50.00%) LAN
8 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (40.00%) Asset Management
10 10 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (33.33%) Symantec
10 10 (33.33%) Adobe
10 10 (33.33%) SCCM
10 10 (33.33%) iPhone
10 10 (33.33%) iPad
10 10 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 9 (30.00%) MCP
12 8 (26.67%) Citrix
13 7 (23.33%) HP
13 7 (23.33%) XenApp
13 7 (23.33%) XenDesktop
14 6 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
14 6 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 6 (20.00%) A+ Certification

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 19 (63.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (73.33%) MS Office
1 22 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) DHCP
1 17 (56.67%) DNS
2 15 (50.00%) WAN
2 15 (50.00%) LAN
3 6 (20.00%) VoIP
3 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (3.33%) VLAN
5 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.33%) REST
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) iPhone
1 10 (33.33%) iPad
2 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.67%) IBM XIV
5 2 (6.67%) Replication
6 1 (3.33%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 10 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) B2B
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) MCP
2 6 (20.00%) A+ Certification
3 4 (13.33%) MCSE
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (10.00%) MCITP
4 3 (10.00%) VCP4
5 2 (6.67%) MCSA
5 2 (6.67%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) XenApp
2 7 (23.33%) XenDesktop
3 6 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) SCCM
1 10 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.33%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (3.33%) Nagios
3 1 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Adobe
2 10 (33.33%) Symantec
3 8 (26.67%) Citrix
4 7 (23.33%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) EMC
5 2 (6.67%) NetApp
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Apple
6 1 (3.33%) BMC
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago