The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 91 94 106
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 5 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.47% 0.090% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.093% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £27,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% +4.00%
Desktop Engineer
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1026 1076 1493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.88% 97.20% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 911 964 1351
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Crawley -1 5 - -
Desktop Engineer
South East

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Desktop Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Electronics
2 6 (60.00%) Military
2 6 (60.00%) 3G
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 4 (40.00%) SLA
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) XenApp
5 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 2 (20.00%) Altiris
5 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
5 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (20.00%) Nokia
5 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Desktop Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) 3G
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
General
1 6 (60.00%) Electronics
1 6 (60.00%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
1 4 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Altiris
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) Dell