The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Engineer
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 55 58 69
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.97% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Median salary £25,000 £18,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
485 519 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 94.17% 98.11% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 401 461 361
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title.

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the Watford region.

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Watford

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Desktop 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 across the Watford region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) VMware

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) VMware