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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Manager
Rank 860 864 831
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 23 43 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.037% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.039% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 49
Average salary £48,000 £47,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% +11.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% +18.75%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Desktop Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Desktop Manager
Top 21 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 22 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
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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 +17 23 £48,000 - 6
London +42 17 £38,436 -19.92% 5
South East -2 4 £52,500 -4.54%
City of London +37 3 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Buckinghamshire -4 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands +6 2 £60,000 +26.31%
Milton Keynes -19 2 £35,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £57,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £57,500 -
West Midlands -9 1 £60,000 +71.42%
South Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £70,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £60,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £60,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £60,000 -
Northampton - 1 £60,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £70,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £60,000 -
Bromley - 1 £37,500 -
Leicester - 1 £60,000 -

Desktop Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 24 (58.54%) ITIL
2 22 (53.66%) Windows
3 14 (34.15%) People Management
3 14 (34.15%) Finance
4 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
5 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
6 11 (26.83%) Problem Management
7 9 (21.95%) Service Delivery
7 9 (21.95%) Banking
8 8 (19.51%) Service Management
9 7 (17.07%) Citrix
9 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
10 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
10 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
10 6 (14.63%) DNS
10 6 (14.63%) Information Security
10 6 (14.63%) VMware
10 6 (14.63%) SCCM
10 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (12.20%) Hedge funds
11 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
11 5 (12.20%) Asset Management
11 5 (12.20%) LAN
11 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
12 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
12 4 (9.76%) VoIP
12 4 (9.76%) VPN
12 4 (9.76%) Reuters
12 4 (9.76%) Bloomberg

Desktop Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
1 6 (14.63%) DNS
2 5 (12.20%) LAN
3 4 (9.76%) VoIP
3 4 (9.76%) VPN
4 2 (4.88%) LDAP
4 2 (4.88%) Network Security
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Back Office
5 1 (2.44%) Front Office
5 1 (2.44%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Hedge funds
3 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
3 4 (9.76%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) BYOD
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
4 3 (7.32%) Android
5 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
5 2 (4.88%) Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) ITIL
2 14 (34.15%) People Management
3 11 (26.83%) Problem Management
4 9 (21.95%) Service Delivery
5 8 (19.51%) Service Management
6 6 (14.63%) Information Security
7 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
7 5 (12.20%) Asset Management
8 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.76%) Line Management
8 4 (9.76%) Coaching
9 2 (4.88%) Project Management
9 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.88%) Change Management
9 2 (4.88%) ITSM
9 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.88%) Operations Management
9 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.88%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.88%) MCSE
3 2 (4.88%) MCP
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
1 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (7.32%) XenApp
2 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) SCCM
2 2 (4.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Citrix
3 6 (14.63%) VMware
4 4 (9.76%) Reuters
4 4 (9.76%) Bloomberg
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco
5 3 (7.32%) AppSense
6 2 (4.88%) Apple
6 2 (4.88%) SAP
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