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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 158 217 224
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 46 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.05% 0.19% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.20% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 41 9 4
Average salary £27,000 £28,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,200 £19,450
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £29,400
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-7.27% +10.00%
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
4223 4918 5004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.17% 95.48% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3520 4048 4041
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 26 May 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
Woking +34 15 £22,500 -19.64%
Staines - 9 £30,000 - 1
Guildford - 8 £32,500 -
Reigate - 5 £27,500 -
Epsom - 2 £25,500 -
Camberley 0 1 £24,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £24,000 -
Desktop Engineer
South East

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 53 (81.54%) Microsoft
2 48 (73.85%) Windows
3 44 (67.69%) MS Office
4 43 (66.15%) Active Directory
5 41 (63.08%) MS Excel
6 38 (58.46%) SCCM
7 34 (52.31%) Windows 7
8 31 (47.69%) MCP
8 31 (47.69%) DHCP
8 31 (47.69%) DNS
9 27 (41.54%) MS Exchange
10 26 (40.00%) LAN
10 26 (40.00%) WAN
11 25 (38.46%) ITIL
11 25 (38.46%) TCP/IP
12 23 (35.38%) Citrix
12 23 (35.38%) Blackberry
13 21 (32.31%) HP
13 21 (32.31%) MS PowerPoint
13 21 (32.31%) XenApp
13 21 (32.31%) XenDesktop
14 20 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 20 (30.77%) A+ Certification
14 20 (30.77%) VoIP
15 19 (29.23%) Project Planning
15 19 (29.23%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (27.69%) Asset Management
17 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management
18 12 (18.46%) Project Management

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 27 (41.54%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 44 (67.69%) MS Office
2 41 (63.08%) MS Excel
3 21 (32.31%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (47.69%) DHCP
1 31 (47.69%) DNS
2 26 (40.00%) LAN
2 26 (40.00%) WAN
3 25 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 20 (30.77%) VoIP
5 4 (6.15%) VLAN
6 3 (4.62%) Intranet
6 3 (4.62%) Internet
6 3 (4.62%) Firewall
7 1 (1.54%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.54%) SNMP
7 1 (1.54%) PBX
7 1 (1.54%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) MySQL
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (15.38%) Marketing
2 5 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) Software Packaging
2 6 (9.23%) .NET
3 5 (7.69%) WPF
3 5 (7.69%) Application Packaging
3 5 (7.69%) WinForms
4 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.54%) XML
4 1 (1.54%) HTML
4 1 (1.54%) JSON
4 1 (1.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.38%) Blackberry
2 19 (29.23%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (16.92%) Management Information System
4 10 (15.38%) Replication
5 7 (10.77%) iPhone
5 7 (10.77%) iPad
6 5 (7.69%) Smartcard
7 2 (3.08%) IBM XIV
8 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.54%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 48 (73.85%) Windows
2 34 (52.31%) Windows 7
3 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (9.23%) Windows XP
6 5 (7.69%) Android
6 5 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 4 (6.15%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.15%) Linux
8 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) ITIL
2 19 (29.23%) Project Planning
3 18 (27.69%) Asset Management
4 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management
4 12 (18.46%) Project Management
5 11 (16.92%) Data Protection
5 11 (16.92%) Service Delivery
5 11 (16.92%) Patch Management
6 10 (15.38%) Service Management
6 10 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (7.69%) OO
7 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.62%) Security Management
9 1 (1.54%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) C#
2 4 (6.15%) SQL
3 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (47.69%) MCP
2 20 (30.77%) A+ Certification
3 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (16.92%) MCITP
4 11 (16.92%) MCSE
5 10 (15.38%) MCSA
5 10 (15.38%) MCDST
6 2 (3.08%) MCTS
7 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (66.15%) Active Directory
2 21 (32.31%) XenApp
2 21 (32.31%) XenDesktop
3 20 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.08%) BitLocker
5 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (58.46%) SCCM
2 7 (10.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.54%) Nagios
3 1 (1.54%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.54%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 53 (81.54%) Microsoft
2 23 (35.38%) Citrix
3 21 (32.31%) HP
4 11 (16.92%) ServiceNow
5 8 (12.31%) VMware
6 7 (10.77%) Symantec
6 7 (10.77%) Adobe
7 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.08%) NetApp
8 2 (3.08%) EMC
8 2 (3.08%) IBM
9 1 (1.54%) Intel
9 1 (1.54%) BMC
9 1 (1.54%) Remedy
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