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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Manager
Rank 871 883 781
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -102
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 22 24 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.021% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.022% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 83
Average salary £41,250 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £69,750 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-28.26% +15.00%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Desktop Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Desktop Manager
Top 12 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 28 August 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 +8 22 £41,250 -17.50% 3
London +17 18 £41,000 -18.00%
City of London +22 2 £46,250 -2.63%
South East +15 2 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £41,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £41,250 -
Cheshire +5 1 £27,500 -60.71%
North West 0 1 £27,500 -56.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £27,500 -
Leeds - 1 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -

Desktop Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (60.42%) Windows
2 24 (50.00%) ITIL
3 19 (39.58%) Windows 7
4 13 (27.08%) SCCM
4 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
5 11 (22.92%) Finance
6 10 (20.83%) Service Delivery
7 7 (14.58%) Problem Management
7 7 (14.58%) Information Security
8 6 (12.50%) Service Management
8 6 (12.50%) Change Management
8 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 6 (12.50%) SLA
8 6 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (12.50%) Apple
8 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (12.50%) People Management
9 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.42%) ITIL V3
9 5 (10.42%) Asset Management
9 5 (10.42%) Mac OS X
9 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
9 5 (10.42%) AppSense
10 4 (8.33%) Legal
10 4 (8.33%) Citrix
10 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (8.33%) SAP
10 4 (8.33%) SCOM
10 4 (8.33%) Hedge funds
10 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008

Desktop Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (4.17%) IP Telephony
2 2 (4.17%) LAN
2 2 (4.17%) WAN
2 2 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) VPN
3 1 (2.08%) WLAN
3 1 (2.08%) Network Security
3 1 (2.08%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Legal
3 3 (6.25%) Games
4 2 (4.17%) Law
5 1 (2.08%) Front Office
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Dutch Language
5 1 (2.08%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Hedge funds
3 3 (6.25%) BYOD
4 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) iPhone
5 1 (2.08%) Online Games
5 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (60.42%) Windows
2 19 (39.58%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.42%) Mac OS X
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 3 (6.25%) Linux
6 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.17%) Android
6 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) Service Delivery
3 7 (14.58%) Information Security
3 7 (14.58%) Problem Management
4 6 (12.50%) Change Management
4 6 (12.50%) Service Management
4 6 (12.50%) People Management
5 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.42%) Asset Management
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL V3
5 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.25%) Coaching
6 3 (6.25%) Line Management
6 3 (6.25%) Change Control
7 2 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.17%) Project Management
7 2 (4.17%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.17%) Operations Management
7 2 (4.17%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.17%) MCSE
3 2 (4.17%) MCITP
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.08%) MCP
4 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.17%) XenApp
2 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.08%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) SCCM
2 4 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Apple
3 5 (10.42%) AppSense
4 4 (8.33%) Citrix
4 4 (8.33%) SAP
5 2 (4.17%) VMware
6 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco
Spalding
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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The One Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday