The median annual salary for a Desktop Manager was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 564 643 654
Rank change year-on-year +79 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 25 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.072% 0.028% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.030% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 17
Median salary £40,000 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.95% +13.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% -16.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 33122 40608 42913
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.66% 96.00% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27879 35177 36092
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Desktop Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Desktop Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +33 4 £53,750 +2.38% 2
Desktop Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, 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 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Service Management
3 13 (35.14%) Project Management
3 13 (35.14%) SCCM
3 13 (35.14%) Office 365
4 12 (32.43%) Windows 10
4 12 (32.43%) ITIL
4 12 (32.43%) Citrix
5 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (27.03%) VMware
6 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
6 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (27.03%) XenDesktop
6 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
7 9 (24.32%) Process Management
8 8 (21.62%) Finance
8 8 (21.62%) VMware ESX
8 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
8 8 (21.62%) CA
8 8 (21.62%) CA Agile Central
8 8 (21.62%) vSphere
9 7 (18.92%) CCA
9 7 (18.92%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (18.92%) MCSE
9 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
10 6 (16.22%) User Experience
11 5 (13.51%) Skype
11 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management

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 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Dropbox
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Skype
2 4 (10.81%) LAN
2 4 (10.81%) Unified Communications
2 4 (10.81%) WAN
2 4 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) VoIP
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.41%) Games
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Billing
4 1 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Windows 10
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.81%) Mac OS X
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.70%) Linux
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Service Management
2 13 (35.14%) Project Management
3 12 (32.43%) ITIL
4 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (24.32%) Process Management
6 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
7 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
7 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
8 4 (10.81%) ITSM
8 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement
8 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) B2B
9 3 (8.11%) IT Strategy
9 3 (8.11%) Patch Management
9 3 (8.11%) People Management
9 3 (8.11%) Product Management
9 3 (8.11%) Regulatory Compliance
10 2 (5.41%) High Availability
10 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) CCA
1 7 (18.92%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (18.92%) MCSE
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (27.03%) XenDesktop
2 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) VMware ESX
2 8 (21.62%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Citrix
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) VMware
3 8 (21.62%) CA
3 8 (21.62%) CA Agile Central
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