The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Desktop Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Desktop Support Engineer
UK
Rank 855 908 935
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Support Engineer 3 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.012% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.013% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 17
Median salary £34,000 £32,909 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.31% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £26,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £39,600 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,909 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.83% +1.25%

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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

Senior Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Support Engineer within the UK.

Senior Desktop Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Support Engineer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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 +40 3 £34,000 +3.31%
London +64 2 £34,500 -11.53%
City of London - 2 £34,500 -
Solihull - 1 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £30,000 -

Senior Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Senior Desktop Support Engineer 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 Senior Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) Sage
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) Service Management
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Fund Management
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) iPhone

Senior Desktop Support Engineer 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Fund Management
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Sage
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) VMware