The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 14 July 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 Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 89 82 91
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.29% 0.42% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.45% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Average salary £25,000 £21,635 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £26,750 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.88% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
995 894 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.23% 94.80% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 852 768 938
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Desktop Engineer
South West

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 14 July 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
Swindon -4 2 £25,000 +12.25%
Trowbridge - 1 £24,000 -
Desktop Engineer
South West

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) ITIL
4 10 (52.63%) Windows 8
5 9 (47.37%) MS Office
6 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
7 7 (36.84%) SCCM
8 6 (31.58%) Incident Management
8 6 (31.58%) LANDesk
8 6 (31.58%) Windows XP
8 6 (31.58%) Finance
9 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
9 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
10 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (15.79%) Apple
11 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (15.79%) MCSE
11 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
11 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
11 3 (15.79%) Application Packaging
11 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (15.79%) MCITP
11 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
12 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
12 2 (10.53%) SQL
12 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
12 2 (10.53%) Lotus

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Office
2 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows 8
3 6 (31.58%) Windows XP
4 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
4 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) MCSE
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (15.79%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) LANDesk
3 3 (15.79%) Apple
4 2 (10.53%) Lotus
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) AppSense
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix