The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 240 256 256
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 8 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.084% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.085% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 12
Average salary £32,500 £24,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.02% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £20,875 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £26,250
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -0.95%
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 Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6112 7040 7307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.37% 98.05% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5065 5647 5776
Average salary £38,625 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.64% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,870 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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
West Yorkshire +12 5 £24,250 +3.19%
North Yorkshire - 2 £32,500 -
South Yorkshire +12 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the 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 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Citrix
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
3 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) DNS
4 6 (35.29%) SCCM
5 5 (29.41%) DHCP
5 5 (29.41%) MS Office
6 4 (23.53%) LAN
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (17.65%) Release Management
7 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
7 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
7 3 (17.65%) Sophos
7 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
7 3 (17.65%) XenApp
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
7 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
8 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (11.76%) Windows 8

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) DHCP
3 4 (23.53%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) HTTP
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) WLAN
5 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.88%) Skype
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
1 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.88%) Android
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
2 3 (17.65%) Release Management
2 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
4 1 (5.88%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Citrix
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) Sophos
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Wyse