The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Desktop Engineer
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 89 103
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.40% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.42% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £37,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% +6.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 924 953 1223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.85% 95.40% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 777 778 971
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in Essex

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Desktop Engineer in Essex

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Essex region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Mitel
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Mitel