Period
to 12 June 2021

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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Desktop
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 230 241 309
Rank change year-on-year +11 +68 +20
Permanent jobs citing Remote Desktop 5 16 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.097% 0.25% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 1.93% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 11
10th Percentile £37,750 £32,500 "
25th Percentile £40,000 £33,750 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £47,500 £31,000
Median % change year-on-year +26.32% +53.23% -34.74%
75th Percentile £72,500 £53,125 £32,875
90th Percentile " £57,500 £34,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £41,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +45.45% +26.92% -31.58%

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 472 827 1,301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.14% 12.95% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 416 737 1,178
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,300 £29,600
25th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
75th Percentile £80,125 £77,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £88,750 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 12 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Remote Desktop in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) MSI
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Validation
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM

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 2 (40.00%) Confluence
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Mimecast
4 1 (20.00%) AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Strategy Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
1 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (40.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
1 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Server Management
2 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (20.00%) Meraki
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam