Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Desktop Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Desktop Manager
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 765 805 863
Rank change year-on-year +40 +58 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 35 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.050% 0.022% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.023% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 25
London median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +23.42% -21.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,972 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,875 £74,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,621 68,204 80,682
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.92% 95.90% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 53,932 58,399 68,899
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Desktop Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Manager in London

Desktop Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Desktop Manager in London

Desktop Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Manager in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Desktop Manager in London

Desktop Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -6 18 £40,000 -23.81%
West London - 1 £40,000 -
Desktop Manager
England

Desktop Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Desktop Manager 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 London region featuring Desktop Manager in the job title.

1 15 (42.86%) Service Management
2 13 (37.14%) Finance
3 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
3 11 (31.43%) Office 365
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.86%) VMware
5 7 (20.00%) Citrix
5 7 (20.00%) ITIL
5 7 (20.00%) SCCM
6 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
6 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
7 5 (14.29%) Firewall
7 5 (14.29%) Symantec
7 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (14.29%) Skype for Business
7 5 (14.29%) Skype
8 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (11.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 4 (11.43%) Patch Management
8 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
8 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
8 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (11.43%) STB
8 4 (11.43%) Smartphone
8 4 (11.43%) BCP
8 4 (11.43%) Avaya
8 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (11.43%) Wireless
8 4 (11.43%) Financial Institution

Desktop Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Office 365
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.86%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
1 5 (14.29%) Skype
2 4 (11.43%) Wireless
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (8.57%) IP Telephony
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Blockchain
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Smartphone
1 4 (11.43%) STB
2 2 (5.71%) PMI
3 1 (2.86%) CMDB
3 1 (2.86%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Service Management
2 7 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.43%) BCP
4 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (11.43%) Patch Management
5 3 (8.57%) Investment Management
5 3 (8.57%) Security Patching
6 2 (5.71%) Change Management
6 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.71%) ITSM
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.86%) Data Management
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.57%) VBScript
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCP
2 1 (2.86%) MCSA
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
4 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) SCOrch
2 3 (8.57%) vRealize
2 3 (8.57%) WSUS
3 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
1 8 (22.86%) VMware
2 7 (20.00%) Citrix
3 5 (14.29%) Symantec
4 4 (11.43%) Avaya
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco
6 2 (5.71%) Apple
7 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.86%) Reuters
7 1 (2.86%) Tradeweb