Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was £25,750 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Desktop Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 175 200
Rank change year-on-year -18 +25 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 11 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.28% 0.22% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.22% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 3
Bristol median annual salary £25,750 £26,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.96% -35.00% +40.35%
10th Percentile £10,000 £23,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £30,100 £28,750 £42,500
South West median annual salary £24,250 £25,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year -4.90% -3.77% +10.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3764 3130 3695
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.51% 96.99% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3134 2686 3198
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,350
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,150
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in Bristol

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Desktop Engineer in Bristol

Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Desktop Engineer in Bristol

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Desktop Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) Ticket Management
6 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
6 3 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
7 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
8 1 (9.09%) Service Management
8 1 (9.09%) ITSM
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (9.09%) SLA
8 1 (9.09%) Citrix
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL
8 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
8 1 (9.09%) Office 365
8 1 (9.09%) Windows 8

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
1 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
1 3 (27.27%) Ticket Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
2 1 (9.09%) ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix