Period
to 18 September 2020

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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Desktop
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 186 306 330
Rank change year-on-year +120 +24 -15
Permanent jobs citing Remote Desktop 8 24 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.44% 1.83% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 25 28
Median annual salary £35,750 £32,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.72% -21.47% +8.67%
10th Percentile £29,775 £30,200 £21,625
90th Percentile £42,325 £43,750 £47,500
Central London median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.41% -20.00% +13.33%

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 556 1,309 1,560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.07% 12.94% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 489 1,158 1,377
Median annual salary £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.89% +2.17% +4.55%
10th Percentile £39,000 £28,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,850 £91,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +0.88% +8.57%

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Remote Desktop as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Remote Desktop in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Remote Desktop in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Office 365
3 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (75.00%) Azure
3 6 (75.00%) AWS
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (62.50%) IaaS
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2016
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2019
4 5 (62.50%) Fintech
5 4 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (37.50%) OneDrive
6 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
6 3 (37.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (37.50%) Power Platform
6 3 (37.50%) PowerApps

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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Office 365
2 6 (75.00%) AWS
2 6 (75.00%) Azure
3 5 (62.50%) IaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) OneDrive
4 3 (37.50%) Power Platform
4 3 (37.50%) PowerApps
5 1 (12.50%) G Suite
5 1 (12.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) 3G
3 1 (12.50%) 4G
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (37.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Azure Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2016
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2019
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Fintech
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (62.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Intapp
3 1 (12.50%) McAfee
3 1 (12.50%) Okta
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) Sophos
3 1 (12.50%) VMware