The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Engineer
Rank 63 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.34% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.32% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 £21,635
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -3.84%
Desktop Engineer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
540 630 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 92.94% 96.18% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 494 528 417
Average salary £42,500 £39,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.28% +6.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Swindon

Desktop Engineer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft