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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Manager
Rank 905 955 914
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 43 30 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.027% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.028% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 58
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +21.21%

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
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Desktop Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Desktop Manager
Top 27 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 1 May 2016. 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 +47 42 £50,000 - 2
South East +18 13 £52,500 +40.00% 1
London +10 13 £50,000 +7.52%
Berkshire +27 10 £52,500 +23.52%
West Midlands -14 7 £50,000 -28.57%
Slough - 6 £52,500 -
City of London +64 5 £52,500 -19.23%
East of England +19 5 £55,000 +29.41%
North West +28 4 £41,875 -27.17% 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £55,000 -
Manchester +15 3 £42,500 - 1
Birmingham -14 3 £37,250 -46.78%
Shropshire - 3 £50,000 -
Bedford - 3 £55,000 -
Telford - 3 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes +26 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +21 2 - -
East Midlands +13 2 £32,500 -45.83%
Leicestershire +8 2 £32,500 -45.83%
Luton - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Melton Mowbray - 2 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Cheshire +23 1 £34,000 -40.86%
Surrey - 1 £40,000 -
Norwich - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -

Desktop Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 37 (59.68%) ITIL
2 21 (33.87%) SLA
3 20 (32.26%) Windows
4 18 (29.03%) Finance
5 15 (24.19%) Service Delivery
6 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
7 10 (16.13%) Resource Management
7 10 (16.13%) People Management
8 9 (14.52%) Office 365
8 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
8 9 (14.52%) Performance Management
9 8 (12.90%) Citrix
9 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (11.29%) Coaching
10 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
10 7 (11.29%) Apple
10 7 (11.29%) Service Management
10 7 (11.29%) Operations Management
11 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (9.68%) Process Improvement
11 6 (9.68%) Windows Server
12 5 (8.06%) Escalation Management
12 5 (8.06%) Transition Management
12 5 (8.06%) Incident Management
12 5 (8.06%) Problem Management
12 5 (8.06%) Change Management
12 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
12 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
12 5 (8.06%) SQL
12 5 (8.06%) IIS

Desktop Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (8.06%) IIS
1 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.23%) DNS
2 2 (3.23%) IP Telephony
2 2 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.61%) DHCP
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.61%) LAN
3 1 (1.61%) SAN
3 1 (1.61%) VoIP
3 1 (1.61%) VPN
3 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 18 (29.03%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Law
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Legal
4 2 (3.23%) Advertising
4 2 (3.23%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.61%) Front Office
5 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.23%) Statistics
4 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.61%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.61%) Equities
4 1 (1.61%) iPhone
4 1 (1.61%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.26%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Windows Server
2 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) ITIL
2 15 (24.19%) Service Delivery
3 10 (16.13%) People Management
3 10 (16.13%) Resource Management
4 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
4 9 (14.52%) Performance Management
5 7 (11.29%) Coaching
5 7 (11.29%) Operations Management
5 7 (11.29%) Service Management
6 6 (9.68%) Process Improvement
7 5 (8.06%) Change Management
7 5 (8.06%) Escalation Management
7 5 (8.06%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.06%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.06%) Transition Management
8 4 (6.45%) ITIL V3
8 4 (6.45%) Line Management
8 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.45%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.23%) PMP
3 1 (1.61%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.61%) MCSE
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (33.87%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.61%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Citrix
2 7 (11.29%) Apple
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.84%) VMware
4 2 (3.23%) Remedy
5 1 (1.61%) Dell
5 1 (1.61%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) HP
5 1 (1.61%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) SonicWALL
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