The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was £22,250 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Engineer
England / East Midlands
Rank 153 160 168
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 7 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.24% 0.19% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.19% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 16
Median salary £22,250 £32,909 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.38% +44.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,045 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £32,909 £29,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% -1.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2827 3081 3292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.75% 97.35% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2257 2454 2683
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in the East Midlands

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Desktop Engineer in the East Midlands

Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Desktop Engineer in the East Midlands

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +9 3 £19,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £23,625 - 1
Derbyshire +2 1 £25,250 -23.27%
Leicestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Desktop Engineer
England

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Desktop Engineer 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 East Midlands region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) MS Office
3 7 (58.33%) Fat Client
3 7 (58.33%) Intel
3 7 (58.33%) Thin Client
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Legal
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Retail
6 1 (8.33%) Subversion
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) WPF
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) MCSE
6 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (8.33%) OOD
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (8.33%) CSS

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Fat Client
1 7 (58.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
1 1 (8.33%) MVVM
1 1 (8.33%) OO
1 1 (8.33%) OOD
1 1 (8.33%) Project Management
1 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Intel
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
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Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago