Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Virtual Desktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Desktop over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Desktop
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 320 335 357
Rank change year-on-year +15 +22 +77
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Desktop 21 5 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.048% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 1.39% 0.40% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 28
City of London median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% -5.94% +1.00%
10th Percentile £36,625 £32,950 £37,275
90th Percentile £53,000 £49,650 £62,250
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% - -5.00%

Virtual Desktop is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,514 1,251 1,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.12% 11.97% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,405 1,140 1,355
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +2.70%

Virtual Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Desktop in the City of London

Virtual Desktop
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Virtual Desktop in the City of London

Virtual Desktop
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Virtual Desktop in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual 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 Virtual Desktop.

1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (66.67%) Windows
4 11 (52.38%) Citrix
4 11 (52.38%) VMware
4 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (47.62%) User Experience
5 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
5 10 (47.62%) Customer-Centricity
6 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (42.86%) MCSE
6 9 (42.86%) Office 365
6 9 (42.86%) Windows 10
6 9 (42.86%) SCCM
7 8 (38.10%) SCOM
7 8 (38.10%) SCVMM
7 8 (38.10%) Data Protection
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (38.10%) XenApp
7 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
7 8 (38.10%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (38.10%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (38.10%) BitLocker
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (38.10%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (38.10%) SCDPM
7 8 (38.10%) SCOrch
7 8 (38.10%) SCSM
7 8 (38.10%) MCSA
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft App-V

Virtual 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 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Office 365
2 8 (38.10%) Azure Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (28.57%) LAN
2 6 (28.57%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) Broadband
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) Skype
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Front Office
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Azure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) SCCM Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) IT Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Change Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL Change Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) SCCM Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) CMDB
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) AS400
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.52%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (9.52%) iPhone
3 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
4 3 (14.29%) Unix
5 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
5 2 (9.52%) OS/390
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.76%) Android
6 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Customer-Centricity
2 8 (38.10%) Application Virtualisation
2 8 (38.10%) Data Protection
2 8 (38.10%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 8 (38.10%) Mobile Device Management
2 8 (38.10%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 5 (23.81%) Change Management
4 5 (23.81%) Validation
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) Software License Management
5 3 (14.29%) Software Licensing
6 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
6 2 (9.52%) ITSM
6 2 (9.52%) Open Source
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) MCSE
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (38.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 8 (38.10%) BitLocker
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (38.10%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (38.10%) XenApp
3 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.76%) Firmware
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) SCCM
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Intune
2 8 (38.10%) SCDPM
2 8 (38.10%) SCOM
2 8 (38.10%) SCOrch
2 8 (38.10%) SCSM
2 8 (38.10%) SCVMM
3 2 (9.52%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (9.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
3 2 (9.52%) Tivoli NetView
3 2 (9.52%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.76%) MaaS360
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) Citrix
2 11 (52.38%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) Lotus
4 2 (9.52%) Wyse
5 1 (4.76%) Bloomberg
5 1 (4.76%) FactSet
5 1 (4.76%) iManage
5 1 (4.76%) Tandberg