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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 93 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 5 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.44% - 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% - 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 13
Average salary £42,500 - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,787 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-0.85% -1.96%
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
1125 1071 1451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.91% 97.36% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 974 974 1275
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014.

Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram 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 29 September 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 - 3 £28,500 -
Desktop Engineer
South East

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) XenApp
5 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
5 2 (28.57%) Electronics
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Nokia
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) 3G
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) Military
5 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
5 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
5 2 (28.57%) Altiris
5 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) 3G
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
1 2 (28.57%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Nokia
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Altiris
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy