Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Remote Desktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Remote Desktop over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Desktop
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 314 317 347
Rank change year-on-year +3 +30 +68
Permanent jobs citing Remote Desktop 27 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.15% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 0.95% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 12
City of London median annual salary £32,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.67% +5.63% +9.23%
10th Percentile £21,625 £26,800 £22,850
90th Percentile £52,500 £63,000 £56,975
Central London median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +10.67% +4.17% -10.00%

Remote Desktop is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,543 1,573 1,893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.93% 15.48% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,366 1,406 1,668
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,780 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Remote Desktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Remote Desktop in the City of London

Remote Desktop
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Remote Desktop in the City of London

Remote Desktop
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Remote Desktop in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Remote Desktop in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Remote Desktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Remote Desktop.

1 23 (85.19%) Microsoft
2 22 (81.48%) Windows
3 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
4 17 (62.96%) Windows 10
5 16 (59.26%) Office 365
6 15 (55.56%) Windows 7
6 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
7 14 (51.85%) Citrix
8 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (40.74%) DNS
11 10 (37.04%) ITIL
11 10 (37.04%) VMware
11 10 (37.04%) Windows 8
11 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
12 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
13 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
13 8 (29.63%) SCCM
14 7 (25.93%) SCOM
14 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (25.93%) NetScaler
15 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (22.22%) XenApp
15 6 (22.22%) Backup Exec
15 6 (22.22%) VPN
15 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
15 6 (22.22%) LAN
15 6 (22.22%) WAN
15 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification

Remote Desktop
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.41%) IBM Domino
4 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.70%) Apache
5 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) Office 365
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (14.81%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) DNS
2 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
3 7 (25.93%) NetScaler
4 6 (22.22%) LAN
4 6 (22.22%) VPN
4 6 (22.22%) WAN
5 5 (18.52%) SAN
6 4 (14.81%) DHCP
6 4 (14.81%) DKIM
6 4 (14.81%) Firewall
6 4 (14.81%) Internet
6 4 (14.81%) IPsec
6 4 (14.81%) VLAN
7 3 (11.11%) VoIP
8 1 (3.70%) DDNS
8 1 (3.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Law
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 9 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Field Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Field Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) IT Support
4 3 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Support Technician
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
2 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.70%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Windows 10
3 15 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (37.04%) Windows 8
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
7 5 (18.52%) Mac OS
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (18.52%) Service Management
3 4 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (14.81%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (7.41%) Antivirus Management
4 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
4 2 (7.41%) Patch Management
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Measurement
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.70%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.70%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (3.70%) ITSM
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (3.70%) Presales
5 1 (3.70%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (18.52%) MCP
2 5 (18.52%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (7.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (22.22%) XenApp
5 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.70%) BitLocker
7 1 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) SCCM
2 7 (25.93%) SCOM
3 6 (22.22%) Backup Exec
4 4 (14.81%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (11.11%) SCSM
6 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (7.41%) Perfmon
7 1 (3.70%) AirWatch
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (3.70%) SCDPM
7 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
7 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) Citrix
3 10 (37.04%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) NETGEAR
4 5 (18.52%) Sophos
5 4 (14.81%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) Nimble Storage
6 2 (7.41%) Altiris
6 2 (7.41%) iManage
6 2 (7.41%) Lotus
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle
6 2 (7.41%) Recommind
6 2 (7.41%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) Veritas
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco
7 1 (3.70%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) Ivanti
7 1 (3.70%) MobileIron
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.70%) Veeam