Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Desktop Engineer
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 218 265
Rank change year-on-year +8 +47 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 17 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.34% 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.26% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 10
Leeds median annual salary £26,000 £28,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,000 £22,525
90th Percentile £53,250 £34,250 £33,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £28,500 £28,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +1.79% +12.00% +4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4836 5292 6775
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 98.04% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4089 4563 5453
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Desktop Engineer in Leeds

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
3 10 (58.82%) Citrix
3 10 (58.82%) DNS
3 10 (58.82%) SCCM
4 9 (52.94%) VMware
4 9 (52.94%) DHCP
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (41.18%) Office 365
6 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
7 6 (35.29%) Cisco
7 6 (35.29%) SNMP
7 6 (35.29%) SMTP
7 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
7 6 (35.29%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
9 4 (23.53%) ITIL
9 4 (23.53%) VPN
9 4 (23.53%) Service Management
9 4 (23.53%) ITSM
9 4 (23.53%) Apple
9 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
9 4 (23.53%) Publishing
9 4 (23.53%) RSA SecurID
9 4 (23.53%) WSUS

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (29.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
2 9 (52.94%) DHCP
3 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
4 6 (35.29%) SMTP
4 6 (35.29%) SNMP
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (23.53%) VPN
6 2 (11.76%) VoIP
7 1 (5.88%) LAN
7 1 (5.88%) WAN
General
1 4 (23.53%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
2 4 (23.53%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Virtual Environments
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) ITSM
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (23.53%) Service Management
2 4 (23.53%) Software Distribution
3 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (5.88%) Line Management
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Process Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) SCCM
2 4 (23.53%) WSUS
3 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Citrix
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Apple
6 2 (11.76%) Avaya
7 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow