Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Desktop Manager was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 July 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
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 782 846 880
Rank change year-on-year +64 +34 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 52 40 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.071% 0.049% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.051% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 33 38 43
London median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +15.79% -13.64%
10th Percentile £27,750 £36,250 £26,550
90th Percentile £74,000 £78,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -23.81% +10.53% -9.52%

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 69622 78905 85838
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.97% 96.05% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 56139 68423 72444
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 22 July 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 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
City of London +57 11 £40,000 -23.81%
Desktop Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 33 (63.46%) Service Management
2 19 (36.54%) Windows
3 16 (30.77%) Project Management
4 15 (28.85%) Office 365
5 13 (25.00%) ITIL
6 12 (23.08%) SCCM
7 11 (21.15%) Citrix
8 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (19.23%) Finance
8 10 (19.23%) VMware
8 10 (19.23%) XenDesktop
8 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (19.23%) Windows 10
9 9 (17.31%) Skype
9 9 (17.31%) Consumerization
9 9 (17.31%) ITSM
9 9 (17.31%) Process Management
9 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
10 8 (15.38%) MCSE
10 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (15.38%) CA
10 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
10 8 (15.38%) CA Agile Central
10 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (15.38%) vSphere
11 7 (13.46%) CCA
11 7 (13.46%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
11 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2

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 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.85%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Dropbox
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Skype
2 7 (13.46%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (11.54%) LAN
3 6 (11.54%) Unified Communications
3 6 (11.54%) WAN
4 2 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (1.92%) NAS
5 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.85%) Games
3 2 (3.85%) Law
3 2 (3.85%) Legal
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Digital Currency
1 6 (11.54%) User Experience
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) iPad
3 1 (1.92%) PDA
3 1 (1.92%) SCADA
3 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Windows 10
3 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.62%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.85%) Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Service Management
2 16 (30.77%) Project Management
3 13 (25.00%) ITIL
4 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (17.31%) Consumerization
5 9 (17.31%) ITSM
5 9 (17.31%) Process Management
6 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
6 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
7 6 (11.54%) Incident Management
7 6 (11.54%) Process Improvement
7 6 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.69%) Supplier Management
9 3 (5.77%) Patch Management
9 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.85%) High Availability
10 2 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (3.85%) Performance Management
10 2 (3.85%) Software Distribution
10 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) MCSE
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.46%) CCA
2 7 (13.46%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) MCP
5 1 (1.92%) ACMT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (19.23%) XenDesktop
2 8 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (15.38%) vSphere
3 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Citrix
2 10 (19.23%) VMware
3 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
4 8 (15.38%) CA
4 8 (15.38%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.92%) Apple
5 1 (1.92%) Samsung