The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Manager
Rank 877 802 867
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 34 73 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.067% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.071% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 22 64 34
Average salary £55,000 £43,000 £44,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £32,500 £41,153
10% offered a salary of more than £62,400 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £44,250 £43,125
% change year-on-year
+29.94% +2.60%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 31 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -76 27 £48,000 -6.11% 2
London -55 17 £50,000 +16.27% 2
Edinburgh - 6 £58,750 -
Scotland - 6 £58,750 -
Berkshire +3 5 £40,000 -
South East -14 5 £40,000 -0.62%
City of London -13 4 £55,000 +37.50% 1
North West - 3 £55,000 -
Bracknell -5 2 - -
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 - -
Solihull - 2 - -
Cumbria - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Brentwood +5 1 - -
Essex -16 1 - -
East of England -23 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £55,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £55,000 -
Reading - 1 £40,000 -

Desktop Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (50.00%) Windows
2 36 (47.37%) ITIL
3 32 (42.11%) Finance
4 31 (40.79%) Microsoft
5 26 (34.21%) Service Delivery
5 26 (34.21%) MS Excel
6 21 (27.63%) Active Directory
7 18 (23.68%) SCCM
8 16 (21.05%) Citrix
9 15 (19.74%) MS Office
9 15 (19.74%) Project Management
9 15 (19.74%) Security Cleared
9 15 (19.74%) Windows 7
10 14 (18.42%) SC Cleared
11 13 (17.11%) MS Project
12 12 (15.79%) Management Information System
12 12 (15.79%) PRINCE2
12 12 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 12 (15.79%) Retail
13 11 (14.47%) Fujitsu
13 11 (14.47%) MS Exchange
13 11 (14.47%) Telecoms
14 10 (13.16%) Degree
15 9 (11.84%) XenApp
15 9 (11.84%) XenDesktop
15 9 (11.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 9 (11.84%) Service Management
15 9 (11.84%) SLA
16 8 (10.53%) Problem Management
16 8 (10.53%) Incident Management

Desktop Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (14.47%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.58%) IBM Notes
3 4 (5.26%) Lync
4 2 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 26 (34.21%) MS Excel
2 15 (19.74%) MS Office
3 13 (17.11%) MS Project
4 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) Firewall
2 3 (3.95%) IP Telephony
2 3 (3.95%) LAN
2 3 (3.95%) WAN
3 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.32%) DNS
4 1 (1.32%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.32%) DHCP
4 1 (1.32%) IPX
4 1 (1.32%) IPX/SPX
4 1 (1.32%) Wireless
General
1 32 (42.11%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Retail
3 11 (14.47%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.89%) Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Law
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Publishing
6 1 (1.32%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.89%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.63%) FMCG
3 2 (2.63%) iPad
3 2 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.32%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 38 (50.00%) Windows
2 15 (19.74%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.32%) Android
3 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) ITIL
2 26 (34.21%) Service Delivery
3 15 (19.74%) Project Management
4 12 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 9 (11.84%) Service Management
6 8 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 8 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.89%) Information Security
8 6 (7.89%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.89%) Asset Management
9 5 (6.58%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.26%) Change Management
10 4 (5.26%) Release Management
10 4 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (5.26%) ITIL V3
10 4 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.26%) Change Control
11 3 (3.95%) Logistics
11 3 (3.95%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) Security Cleared
2 14 (18.42%) SC Cleared
3 12 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (13.16%) Degree
5 6 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.32%) MCDST
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (27.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.84%) XenApp
2 9 (11.84%) XenDesktop
2 9 (11.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (23.68%) SCCM
2 2 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 31 (40.79%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.05%) Citrix
3 11 (14.47%) Fujitsu
4 5 (6.58%) LANDesk
4 5 (6.58%) Lotus
5 4 (5.26%) SAP
5 4 (5.26%) Cisco
6 3 (3.95%) Novell
6 3 (3.95%) Apple
7 2 (2.63%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.32%) HP
8 1 (1.32%) Intel
8 1 (1.32%) Adobe
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle
8 1 (1.32%) AppSense
8 1 (1.32%) Autodesk
8 1 (1.32%) Reuters
8 1 (1.32%) Bloomberg
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