The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Manager
Rank 863 779 853
Rank change year-on-year
-84 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 33 88 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.083% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.088% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 31 77 44
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,050 £38,500 £40,589
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -

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
107743 99984 109245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.34% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 87440 83008 92915
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Desktop Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Desktop Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Desktop Manager
Salary Trend

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

Desktop Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Desktop Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Manager over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 within the UK.

Desktop Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Desktop Manager
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 2 October 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
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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
England -63 30 £50,000 -4.76% 3
London -36 27 £50,000 -9.09% 3
City of London +4 9 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Scotland - 3 £57,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £57,500 -
North West -17 2 £62,500 +60.25%
Cheshire -13 1 £70,000 +79.48%
South East -15 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Bedfordshire -16 1 £40,500 -
East of England -29 1 £40,500 -22.85%
Chiswick - 1 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £55,000 -
Dover - 1 £65,000 -
Kent - 1 £65,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £55,000 -
Luton - 1 £40,500 -

Desktop Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Desktop Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 35 (50.72%) ITIL
2 31 (44.93%) Finance
3 28 (40.58%) Windows
4 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 23 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 21 (30.43%) Citrix
7 20 (28.99%) Active Directory
8 18 (26.09%) Service Delivery
9 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (20.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 14 (20.29%) XenApp
10 14 (20.29%) XenDesktop
11 13 (18.84%) People Management
12 12 (17.39%) Management Information System
12 12 (17.39%) Degree
13 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (15.94%) Line Management
14 10 (14.49%) Project Management
14 10 (14.49%) MS Office
14 10 (14.49%) Security Cleared
14 10 (14.49%) Windows 7
14 10 (14.49%) SCCM
15 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared
15 9 (13.04%) Asset Management
15 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
15 9 (13.04%) MS Exchange
15 9 (13.04%) SLA
16 8 (11.59%) MS Project
16 8 (11.59%) Service Management
16 8 (11.59%) PRINCE2

Desktop Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Desktop Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.25%) IBM Notes
3 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.80%) Lync
4 3 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.49%) MS Office
3 8 (11.59%) MS Project
4 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Firewall
2 2 (2.90%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.90%) LAN
3 1 (1.45%) WAN
3 1 (1.45%) VPN
3 1 (1.45%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.45%) Internet
General
1 31 (44.93%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.14%) Retail
4 6 (8.70%) Banking
5 5 (7.25%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.90%) Back Office
6 2 (2.90%) Marketing
7 1 (1.45%) Electronics
7 1 (1.45%) Law
7 1 (1.45%) Legal
7 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.45%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.25%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.35%) User Experience
5 2 (2.90%) iPad
5 2 (2.90%) Statistics
5 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.90%) FMCG
6 1 (1.45%) iPhone
6 1 (1.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.58%) Windows
2 10 (14.49%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.72%) ITIL
2 18 (26.09%) Service Delivery
3 13 (18.84%) People Management
4 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (15.94%) Line Management
5 10 (14.49%) Project Management
6 9 (13.04%) Asset Management
7 8 (11.59%) Service Management
7 8 (11.59%) PRINCE2
8 7 (10.14%) ITIL V3
9 6 (8.70%) Change Control
9 6 (8.70%) Problem Management
9 6 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (8.70%) Coaching
10 5 (7.25%) Project Planning
11 4 (5.80%) Resource Management
11 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (5.80%) Change Management
12 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) Degree
2 10 (14.49%) Security Cleared
3 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (5.80%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.45%) PMP
6 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.45%) MCDST
6 1 (1.45%) MCSA
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (28.99%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 14 (20.29%) XenApp
2 14 (20.29%) XenDesktop
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (14.49%) SCCM
2 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 21 (30.43%) Citrix
3 7 (10.14%) Fujitsu
4 6 (8.70%) Novell
5 5 (7.25%) Lotus
6 3 (4.35%) Cisco
7 2 (2.90%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.90%) Apple
8 1 (1.45%) Reuters
8 1 (1.45%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.45%) Autodesk
8 1 (1.45%) VMware
8 1 (1.45%) Siemens
8 1 (1.45%) Avaya
8 1 (1.45%) Adobe
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle
8 1 (1.45%) SAP
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago