Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was £27,750 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 23 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 160 205
Rank change year-on-year +11 +45 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 18 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.62% 0.61% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.62% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 6
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £27,750 £30,000 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +8.11% -11.20%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £30,850 £41,500 £33,750
South East median annual salary £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% -1.85% -1.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2804 3059 4228
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.19% 97.89% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2283 2571 3411
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Desktop Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +10 16 £28,500 +14.00%
High Wycombe +15 2 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Desktop Engineer
South East

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 9 (50.00%) Citrix
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (44.44%) NetApp
5 8 (44.44%) VPN
6 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
7 6 (33.33%) DHCP
7 6 (33.33%) DNS
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (33.33%) Veeam
8 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (16.67%) Office 365
9 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
9 3 (16.67%) Network Design
9 3 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 3 (16.67%) ITIL
9 3 (16.67%) XenApp
10 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
10 2 (11.11%) ERP
10 2 (11.11%) VoIP
10 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 2 (11.11%) HP
10 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
10 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
10 2 (11.11%) Service Management

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) VPN
2 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
3 6 (33.33%) DHCP
3 6 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) VoIP
4 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (5.56%) Billing
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
1 3 (16.67%) Network Design
2 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) ERP
2 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) MCDST
1 1 (5.56%) MCP
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) Citrix
3 8 (44.44%) NetApp
4 6 (33.33%) Veeam
5 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec