Period
to 23 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Remote Desktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Remote Desktop over the 6 months to 23 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Desktop
England > London
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 446 640 674
Rank change year-on-year +194 +34 +93
Permanent jobs citing Remote Desktop 31 102 151
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 1.43% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 28 88 102
Median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -23.53% +3.03%
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,175 £24,000
90th Percentile £54,875 £65,000 £68,375
England median annual salary £40,000 £31,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +28.00% -10.71% -5.41%

Remote Desktop is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,799 7,135 9,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.75% 12.86% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,286 5,795 7,632
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
10th Percentile £36,375 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,800 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.63% -3.58% +5.56%

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Remote Desktop as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Remote Desktop in London

Remote Desktop
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Remote Desktop in London.

Salary trend for Remote Desktop in London

Remote Desktop
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Remote Desktop in London over the 6 months to 23 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Remote Desktop in London

Remote Desktop
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Remote Desktop within the London region over the 6 months to 23 September 2020. 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 +132 9 £32,500 -12.75%
South London +60 2 £28,000 -30.00%
West London +73 1 £40,500 +68.75%
Remote Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2020, IT jobs citing Remote Desktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Remote Desktop.

1 25 (80.65%) Windows
1 25 (80.65%) Office 365
2 23 (74.19%) Windows Server
3 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
4 18 (58.06%) Azure
5 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
5 17 (54.84%) Firewall
6 16 (51.61%) MS Exchange
6 16 (51.61%) Hyper-V
6 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2016
7 15 (48.39%) VMware
8 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (41.94%) DNS
8 13 (41.94%) Windows 10
9 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
9 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 12 (38.71%) DHCP
9 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Office
9 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
10 11 (35.48%) VoIP
10 11 (35.48%) VPN
11 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (32.26%) Cisco
11 10 (32.26%) Citrix
11 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
11 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Intune
12 9 (29.03%) Mobile Device Management
12 9 (29.03%) Azure Active Directory
13 8 (25.81%) ITSM

Remote Desktop
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 16 (51.61%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.68%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.23%) Elite 3E
1 1 (3.23%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 25 (80.65%) Office 365
2 18 (58.06%) Azure
3 9 (29.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (22.58%) Mimecast
5 6 (19.35%) AWS
6 5 (16.13%) IaaS
7 3 (9.68%) OneDrive
7 3 (9.68%) Power Platform
7 3 (9.68%) PowerApps
8 1 (3.23%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) Firewall
2 13 (41.94%) DNS
3 12 (38.71%) DHCP
4 11 (35.48%) VoIP
4 11 (35.48%) VPN
5 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
6 6 (19.35%) NetScaler
6 6 (19.35%) Wireless
7 5 (16.13%) DKIM
7 5 (16.13%) Internet
7 5 (16.13%) IPsec
7 5 (16.13%) LAN
7 5 (16.13%) SAN
7 5 (16.13%) VLAN
7 5 (16.13%) WAN
8 3 (9.68%) H.323
8 3 (9.68%) ISDN
8 3 (9.68%) MGCP
8 3 (9.68%) QSIG
8 3 (9.68%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) Support Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) IT Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Active Directory Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Exchange Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 4 (12.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 4 (12.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (19.35%) Fat Client
2 6 (19.35%) Thin Client
3 5 (16.13%) Clustering
4 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.23%) iPad
6 1 (3.23%) iPhone
6 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 23 (74.19%) Windows Server
3 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2016
4 13 (41.94%) Windows 10
4 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
6 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2019
8 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.23%) Android
9 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.23%) Linux
9 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (25.81%) ITSM
4 7 (22.58%) Change Management
5 6 (19.35%) ITIL
5 6 (19.35%) Patch Management
6 5 (16.13%) Fintech
6 5 (16.13%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (16.13%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (16.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (16.13%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (9.68%) Service Design
8 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.45%) CRM
8 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.45%) Document Management
8 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Search
8 2 (6.45%) Release Management
9 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) MCP
1 7 (22.58%) MCSE
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 16 (51.61%) Hyper-V
3 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (22.58%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (12.90%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.23%) XenApp
6 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (22.58%) SCCM
2 7 (22.58%) WSUS
3 6 (19.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (16.13%) Backup Exec
4 5 (16.13%) SCOM
4 5 (16.13%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (3.23%) Ansible
6 1 (3.23%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 10 (32.26%) Cisco
3 10 (32.26%) Citrix
4 7 (22.58%) Sophos
5 6 (19.35%) Adobe
5 6 (19.35%) Palo Alto
5 6 (19.35%) Polycom
5 6 (19.35%) Symantec
6 5 (16.13%) Dell
6 5 (16.13%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) Aderant
7 2 (6.45%) iManage
8 1 (3.23%) Intapp
8 1 (3.23%) McAfee
8 1 (3.23%) Okta
8 1 (3.23%) Remedy
8 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.23%) Tableau
8 1 (3.23%) Trayport