The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Desktop Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Administrator
UK
Rank 851 945 942
Rank change year-on-year
+94 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Administrator 11 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.007% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.007% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 12
Median salary £41,001 £36,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.89% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £41,600 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary - £36,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +30.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80896 98772 101805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67167 82902 84090
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Desktop Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Desktop Administrator in the job title.

Desktop Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Desktop Administrator
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Administrator within the UK.

Desktop Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Desktop Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Administrator over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 within the UK.

Desktop Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Desktop Administrator
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +78 11 £41,001 +13.89% 1
London +70 9 £41,001 +36.66% 1
City of London - 8 £41,001 - 1
South East +75 2 - -
Surrey +56 2 - -
Redhill - 2 - -

Desktop Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Desktop Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Desktop Administrator in the job title.

1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 9 (50.00%) Degree
4 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
6 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
6 7 (38.89%) CCNA
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (38.89%) Internet
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (33.33%) MCSA
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (27.78%) Skype for Business
8 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
8 5 (27.78%) MS Office
8 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
9 4 (22.22%) Terminal Server
9 4 (22.22%) Citrix

Desktop Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
1 5 (27.78%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) MS Office
3 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Dropbox
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Internet
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
3 4 (22.22%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (16.67%) DNS
4 3 (16.67%) Firewall
4 3 (16.67%) Skype
5 1 (5.56%) FTP
5 1 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) SSH
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 2 (11.11%) Back Office
3 2 (11.11%) German Language
3 2 (11.11%) Publishing
4 1 (5.56%) Electronics
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) iPad
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 3 (16.67%) Mac OS
6 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
8 1 (5.56%) Android
8 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
1 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
1 4 (22.22%) Software Deployment
1 4 (22.22%) Workflow
2 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (11.11%) Application Packaging
3 2 (11.11%) High-Frequency Trading
3 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 2 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) VBScript
3 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (38.89%) CCNA
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (33.33%) MCSA
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.11%) MCITP
5 1 (5.56%) CISSP
5 1 (5.56%) MCP
5 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.56%) PMP
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (22.22%) Terminal Server
4 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (22.22%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) Lumension
3 4 (22.22%) MobileIron
4 2 (11.11%) Apple
4 2 (11.11%) Bloomberg
4 2 (11.11%) Reuters
5 1 (5.56%) Aruba
5 1 (5.56%) Avaya
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) CommVault
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper
5 1 (5.56%) Mitel
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) SAP
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