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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Manager
Rank 876 779 839
Rank change year-on-year
-97 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 27 85 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.078% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.083% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 23 75 38
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £44,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +18.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +17.64%

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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 August 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 -69 21 £50,000 -4.76% 2
London -37 15 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Edinburgh - 6 £58,750 -
Scotland - 6 £58,750 -
City of London -14 4 £55,000 +37.50% 2
North West - 4 £62,500 -
South East -11 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Berkshire -11 3 £40,000 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 - -
Cumbria - 2 - -
Cheshire - 1 £70,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £55,000 -
Reading - 1 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £55,000 -

Desktop Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 35 (50.00%) ITIL
1 35 (50.00%) Windows
2 34 (48.57%) Finance
3 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
4 24 (34.29%) MS Excel
5 21 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 19 (27.14%) Active Directory
7 17 (24.29%) SCCM
8 15 (21.43%) Citrix
9 14 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
10 13 (18.57%) MS Office
11 12 (17.14%) SLA
11 12 (17.14%) Project Management
11 12 (17.14%) SC Cleared
12 11 (15.71%) Management Information System
12 11 (15.71%) MS Project
12 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2
13 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
13 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (14.29%) Retail
13 10 (14.29%) Fujitsu
14 9 (12.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 9 (12.86%) XenApp
14 9 (12.86%) MS Exchange
15 8 (11.43%) XenDesktop
15 8 (11.43%) Degree
16 7 (10.00%) Asset Management
16 7 (10.00%) Service Management
17 6 (8.57%) Blackberry

Desktop Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (12.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.14%) IBM Notes
3 4 (5.71%) Lync
4 3 (4.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 13 (18.57%) MS Office
3 11 (15.71%) MS Project
4 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.43%) DHCP
2 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.43%) DNS
2 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
General
1 34 (48.57%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 10 (14.29%) Retail
3 6 (8.57%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Law
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Games
5 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.43%) Back Office
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.86%) iPad
3 2 (2.86%) FMCG
4 1 (1.43%) iPhone
4 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.00%) ITIL
2 21 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 12 (17.14%) Project Management
4 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2
5 7 (10.00%) Service Management
5 7 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.14%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.71%) Change Management
8 4 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (5.71%) ITIL V3
8 4 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.71%) Change Control
8 4 (5.71%) Performance Management
8 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.29%) Release Management
9 3 (4.29%) Resource Management
9 3 (4.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.14%) SC Cleared
3 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (11.43%) Degree
5 6 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.43%) PMP
6 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.43%) MCDST
6 1 (1.43%) MCSA
6 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.14%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (27.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 9 (12.86%) XenApp
3 8 (11.43%) XenDesktop
4 4 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (24.29%) SCCM
2 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.43%) Citrix
3 10 (14.29%) Fujitsu
4 6 (8.57%) LANDesk
5 5 (7.14%) Lotus
6 4 (5.71%) SAP
7 3 (4.29%) Novell
7 3 (4.29%) Apple
8 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.86%) Autodesk
8 2 (2.86%) Adobe
9 1 (1.43%) HP
9 1 (1.43%) Intel
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle
9 1 (1.43%) Reuters
9 1 (1.43%) Bloomberg
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