The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Desktop Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Manager
Rank 864 940 950
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 35 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.034% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.035% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 41
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%

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
92868 105229 112076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78150 87307 90374
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 28 August 2016 within the UK.

Desktop Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Desktop Manager
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +65 35 £52,500 +16.66% 1
London +38 17 £60,000 +37.14%
East of England +17 10 £62,500 +28.20%
Peterborough - 6 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £42,500 -
City of London +53 4 £48,750 -11.36%
South East +26 4 £47,500 +15.15%
West Midlands -1 4 £46,250 -12.73% 1
Bedfordshire +20 2 - -
Birmingham -17 2 £46,250 -11.90% 1
Surrey - 2 £38,900 -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £62,500 -
Stafford - 2 - -
Woking - 1 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £52,500 -
Abingdon - 1 - -

Desktop Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Desktop Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 56 (72.73%) ITIL
2 36 (46.75%) Windows
3 30 (38.96%) Finance
4 20 (25.97%) Service Delivery
4 20 (25.97%) SLA
5 17 (22.08%) Office 365
6 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
7 15 (19.48%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (18.18%) Problem Management
9 13 (16.88%) Windows 7
10 12 (15.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (15.58%) Active Directory
10 12 (15.58%) Windows 10
11 11 (14.29%) Change Management
11 11 (14.29%) Incident Management
12 10 (12.99%) Project Management
13 9 (11.69%) Bloomberg
13 9 (11.69%) MS Exchange
13 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2
14 8 (10.39%) MS Office
14 8 (10.39%) Performance Management
14 8 (10.39%) Coaching
14 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
15 7 (9.09%) Migration
15 7 (9.09%) Marketing
15 7 (9.09%) Smartphone
15 7 (9.09%) Resource Management

Desktop Manager 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 9 (11.69%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Office
2 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.60%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.08%) Office 365
2 3 (3.90%) iTunes
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) VPN
2 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.49%) Unified Communications
3 4 (5.19%) DHCP
4 3 (3.90%) LAN
4 3 (3.90%) WAN
5 2 (2.60%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.30%) DNS
6 1 (1.30%) Intranet
6 1 (1.30%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) JIRA
General
1 30 (38.96%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Marketing
3 5 (6.49%) Legal
4 4 (5.19%) Banking
5 3 (3.90%) Law
6 2 (2.60%) Advertising
6 2 (2.60%) Retail
7 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) Web Services
2 1 (1.30%) Middleware
2 1 (1.30%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 7 (9.09%) Smartphone
3 5 (6.49%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.19%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.19%) PMI
4 4 (5.19%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.60%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.60%) EPoS
6 2 (2.60%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.60%) iPhone
6 2 (2.60%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.30%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 36 (46.75%) Windows
2 13 (16.88%) Windows 7
3 12 (15.58%) Windows 10
4 6 (7.79%) Mac OS
5 3 (3.90%) Android
5 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.90%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.90%) Windows Phone
5 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) Unix
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (72.73%) ITIL
2 20 (25.97%) Service Delivery
3 14 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 12 (15.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (14.29%) Change Management
5 11 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 10 (12.99%) Project Management
7 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2
8 8 (10.39%) Coaching
8 8 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (10.39%) Performance Management
9 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 7 (9.09%) Migration
9 7 (9.09%) Resource Management
10 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (7.79%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (7.79%) Operations Management
11 5 (6.49%) CRM
11 5 (6.49%) People Management
11 5 (6.49%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.90%) C
2 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (7.79%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.19%) APMG
3 4 (5.19%) Degree
3 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.60%) PMP
4 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.97%) SLA
2 4 (5.19%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.90%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.69%) Bloomberg
3 7 (9.09%) Apple
4 6 (7.79%) Cisco
4 6 (7.79%) Reuters
5 4 (5.19%) Citrix
5 4 (5.19%) Clearswift
5 4 (5.19%) Proofpoint
5 4 (5.19%) Sophos
6 3 (3.90%) Nokia
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle
8 1 (1.30%) VMware