The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Engineer
Rank 157 182 187
Rank change year-on-year +25 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.19% 0.030% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.031% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £22,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.75%  
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 Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2527 3193 3600
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.34% 96.73% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2227 2616 2889
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in Leeds

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Desktop Engineer in Leeds

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leeds region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) Confluence
3 5 (55.56%) RESTful
3 5 (55.56%) VirtualBox
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) JIRA
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (55.56%) Mac OS
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) C
3 5 (55.56%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
3 5 (55.56%) OOD
3 5 (55.56%) HTTP
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) NetBeans
3 5 (55.56%) Docker
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (55.56%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) NAS
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) VLAN
2 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
1 5 (55.56%) NetBeans
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Mac OS
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) OO
1 5 (55.56%) OOD
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
1 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
1 5 (55.56%) VirtualBox
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Mitel
3 2 (22.22%) Synology
3 2 (22.22%) Veeam
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) Dell