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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Manager
Rank 862 795 834
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 33 91 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.084% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.089% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 31 78 42
Average salary £48,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £40,059
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.22% -

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
107784 102248 109748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.51% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 87953 84954 93424
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 £27,000 £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 20 October 2014 within the UK.

Desktop Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Desktop Manager
Top 14 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 20 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 -68 33 £48,000 -8.57% 5
London -10 29 £48,000 -12.72% 5
City of London +7 10 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Birmingham -12 1 £37,500 -11.76%
South East -15 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Bedfordshire -17 1 £40,500 -
Cheshire -18 1 £70,000 +79.48%
North West -18 1 £70,000 +79.48%
West Midlands -22 1 £37,500 -11.76%
East of England -42 1 £40,500 -22.85%
Chiswick - 1 £40,000 -
Kent - 1 £65,000 -
Dover - 1 £65,000 -
Luton - 1 £40,500 -

Desktop Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 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 36 (52.94%) ITIL
2 30 (44.12%) Finance
3 26 (38.24%) Windows
3 26 (38.24%) Microsoft
4 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
5 19 (27.94%) Citrix
6 17 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (23.53%) Service Delivery
8 13 (19.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 13 (19.12%) XenApp
8 13 (19.12%) XenDesktop
9 12 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (17.65%) People Management
9 12 (17.65%) Line Management
10 11 (16.18%) Management Information System
11 9 (13.24%) Project Management
11 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange
11 9 (13.24%) SLA
11 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
11 9 (13.24%) Windows 7
11 9 (13.24%) SCCM
11 9 (13.24%) Degree
12 8 (11.76%) Asset Management
12 8 (11.76%) SC Cleared
12 8 (11.76%) ITIL V3
12 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
13 7 (10.29%) Service Management
13 7 (10.29%) PRINCE2
13 7 (10.29%) Capacity Planning

Desktop Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (13.24%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.35%) IBM Notes
3 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.88%) Lync
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.82%) MS Project
2 6 (8.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (2.94%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (1.47%) WAN
3 1 (1.47%) VPN
3 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
General
1 30 (44.12%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Retail
4 5 (7.35%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.94%) Back Office
5 2 (2.94%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Electronics
6 1 (1.47%) Law
6 1 (1.47%) Legal
6 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.47%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.18%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.88%) User Experience
4 2 (2.94%) FMCG
4 2 (2.94%) Statistics
5 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.47%) DTV
5 1 (1.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.24%) Windows
2 9 (13.24%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.94%) ITIL
2 16 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 12 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (17.65%) Line Management
3 12 (17.65%) People Management
4 9 (13.24%) Project Management
5 8 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 8 (11.76%) ITIL V3
6 7 (10.29%) Change Control
6 7 (10.29%) Service Management
6 7 (10.29%) PRINCE2
6 7 (10.29%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (8.82%) Coaching
7 6 (8.82%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.88%) Resource Management
8 4 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.88%) Change Management
9 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.41%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Degree
1 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.47%) PMP
5 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.47%) MCDST
5 1 (1.47%) MCSA
5 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 13 (19.12%) XenApp
2 13 (19.12%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) SCCM
2 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 26 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.94%) Citrix
3 6 (8.82%) Fujitsu
4 5 (7.35%) Lotus
5 4 (5.88%) Novell
6 3 (4.41%) Cisco
7 2 (2.94%) VMware
7 2 (2.94%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.94%) Apple
7 2 (2.94%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.47%) Autodesk
8 1 (1.47%) Reuters
8 1 (1.47%) Siemens
8 1 (1.47%) Avaya
8 1 (1.47%) Adobe
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle
8 1 (1.47%) SAP
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Included.
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago