The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Desktop Engineer
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 97 96
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.48% 0.75% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.78% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Median salary £25,000 £30,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +39.53%  
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 Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 798 1030 1019
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.03% 96.53% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 651 684 836
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £62,500
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 Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in Gloucestershire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Desktop Engineer in Gloucestershire

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Gloucester - 4 £25,000 -
Desktop Engineer
South West

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) MS Office
2 12 (80.00%) Fat Client
2 12 (80.00%) Intel
2 12 (80.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Civica
4 2 (13.33%) SCCM
4 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) WLAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 12 (80.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Fat Client
1 12 (80.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Intel
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Civica