The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Desktop Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 112 111
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.068% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.070% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £31,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +24.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% -1.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1193 1429 1430
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.44% 97.28% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1119 1181
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in Cambridge

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Desktop Engineer in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Cambridge region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware