The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 205 181 168
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 8 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.16% 0.051% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.054% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Average salary £42,500 £22,500 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.88% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £20,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £24,500 £22,350
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4928 3733 3569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.95% 96.01% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4013 3007 3019
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Desktop Engineer
Yorkshire

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds -20 4 £42,500 +112.50% 1
Halifax - 3 £37,500 -
Bradford - 2 £25,000 -
Desktop Engineer
Yorkshire

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Validation
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) SCCM
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Fedora
5 2 (22.22%) IMAP4
5 2 (22.22%) POP3
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (11.11%) DFS Replication
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) VBScript
6 1 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (11.11%) ADSL
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) EMC

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) IMAP4
2 2 (22.22%) POP3
3 1 (11.11%) ADSL
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Fedora
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Validation
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
1 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) DFS Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) Sophos