The median annual salary for a Desktop Manager was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Desktop Manager
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 251 315
Rank change year-on-year +17 +64  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.058% 0.13% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.13% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Median salary £37,500 £51,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.82% -10.86%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,750 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.85% -4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4949 6138 9863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.30% 96.22% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4425 5605 8439
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Desktop Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Desktop Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Manager in the City of London

Desktop Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Manager in the City of London.

Salary trend for Desktop Manager in the City of London

Desktop Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Desktop Manager 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 City of London region featuring Desktop Manager in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Process Management
3 2 (33.33%) Law
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (33.33%) Consumerization
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Software Packaging
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) CA
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Linux

Desktop Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Consumerization
2 2 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) CA Agile Central
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago