The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 238 210 199
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 9 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.32% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.33% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 6
Median salary £23,961 £24,250 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £21,970 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £29,500 £37,650
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -3.77%
Desktop Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5925 5188 4773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.28% 96.88% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4696 4403 3993
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Coventry +5 4 £22,500 -4.25%
Warwickshire -8 3 £27,000 +1.88%
Birmingham -17 2 £31,250 +19.04%
Worcestershire - 1 £24,000 -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 West Midlands region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) SCCM
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
4 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
5 6 (27.27%) MS Office
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 6 (27.27%) Driving Licence
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
7 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL
7 4 (18.18%) DHCP
7 4 (18.18%) DNS
7 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
7 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
8 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (13.64%) Software Licensing
8 3 (13.64%) SLA
8 3 (13.64%) Citrix
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (13.64%) LAN
8 3 (13.64%) VoIP
9 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
9 2 (9.09%) MCDST

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
2 4 (18.18%) DHCP
2 4 (18.18%) DNS
3 3 (13.64%) LAN
3 3 (13.64%) VoIP
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
5 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.55%) EqualLogic
2 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.55%) Android
8 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Software Licensing
3 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (9.09%) MCDST
2 2 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) MCTS
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec
5 1 (4.55%) Veeam
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
EDM Group
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago