The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds 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 144 155 179
Rank change year-on-year +11 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 14 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.55% 0.24% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.24% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Median salary £24,000 £22,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -12.00%  
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 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 2458 2871 3253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.12% 97.89% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2042 2375 2576
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer in Leeds over the 3 months to 23 June 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 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 Leeds region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) TCP/IP
3 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 12 (63.16%) Citrix
3 12 (63.16%) SCCM
4 7 (36.84%) Mac OS
4 7 (36.84%) DNS
4 7 (36.84%) DHCP
4 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 6 (31.58%) C
5 6 (31.58%) C++
5 6 (31.58%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) OO
5 6 (31.58%) Python
5 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
5 6 (31.58%) OOD
5 6 (31.58%) SMTP
5 6 (31.58%) HTTP
5 6 (31.58%) SNMP
5 6 (31.58%) VPN
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) Apple
5 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
5 6 (31.58%) Service Management

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 6 (31.58%) Confluence
1 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) TCP/IP
2 7 (36.84%) DHCP
2 7 (36.84%) DNS
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (31.58%) HTTP
3 6 (31.58%) SMTP
3 6 (31.58%) SNMP
3 6 (31.58%) VPN
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
1 6 (31.58%) NetBeans
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (31.58%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) RESTful
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
1 6 (31.58%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
1 6 (31.58%) ITSM
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (31.58%) OO
1 6 (31.58%) OOD
1 6 (31.58%) Scrum
1 6 (31.58%) Service Management
1 6 (31.58%) Software Distribution
1 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
1 6 (31.58%) TDD
1 6 (31.58%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (5.26%) Line Management
2 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.26%) Process Management
2 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C
1 6 (31.58%) C++
1 6 (31.58%) Java
1 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
1 6 (31.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) Docker
2 6 (31.58%) VirtualBox
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) SCCM
2 6 (31.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Citrix
2 6 (31.58%) Apple
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
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