The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Engineer
South East / Kent
Rank - 100 76
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 0 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.53% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.54% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 17
Median salary - £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.33%  
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 Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 776 1115 908
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 97.61% 97.72% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 631 967 818
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in Kent

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Desktop Engineer in Kent

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

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

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) Nortel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Mitel
1 5 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 5 (100.00%) MCTS
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) REST

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MCTS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Mitel
1 5 (100.00%) Nortel
1 5 (100.00%) VMware