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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 26 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Desktop
England > London
6 months to
26 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 812 550 566
Rank change year-on-year -262 +16 +119
Permanent jobs citing Remote Desktop 66 51 61
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.093% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 1.40% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 59 48 52
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,750 £31,025
25th Percentile £32,875 £36,000 £33,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% - +18.42%
75th Percentile £61,250 £53,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,625 £58,850
England median annual salary £38,500 £38,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +18.46% -7.14%

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 8,121 3,645 4,929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.45% 10.46% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4,239 2,714 4,015
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - +8.70% +4.55%
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%

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 26 May 2022.

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 26 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -35 8 £44,472 -25.88% 2
West London -76 1 £40,000 +21.21% 4
East London - 1 £24,000 - 1
Remote Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2022, 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 54 (81.82%) Windows
2 41 (62.12%) Active Directory
3 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
4 34 (51.52%) Microsoft 365
5 29 (43.94%) Social Skills
6 28 (42.42%) Windows Server
7 26 (39.39%) VMware
8 25 (37.88%) Azure
9 23 (34.85%) Citrix
10 22 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (27.27%) AWS
11 18 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 17 (25.76%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Office
13 16 (24.24%) Cisco
13 16 (24.24%) Finance
13 16 (24.24%) Azure Active Directory
14 15 (22.73%) PowerShell
14 15 (22.73%) SharePoint
14 15 (22.73%) SQL
15 13 (19.70%) DNS
15 13 (19.70%) Firewall
15 13 (19.70%) Management Information System
15 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
16 12 (18.18%) VPN
16 12 (18.18%) CRM
16 12 (18.18%) Linux
16 12 (18.18%) Windows 10
17 11 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
18 10 (15.15%) ITIL

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 15 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
3 7 (10.61%) IIS
4 3 (4.55%) CMS
5 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.06%) EngageOne
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (51.52%) Microsoft 365
2 25 (37.88%) Azure
3 18 (27.27%) AWS
4 16 (24.24%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (6.06%) GCP
5 4 (6.06%) Mimecast
6 3 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (4.55%) Azure Monitor
6 3 (4.55%) Serverless
7 2 (3.03%) Azure Storage
7 2 (3.03%) Cloudflare
8 1 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.52%) Google Workspace
8 1 (1.52%) IaaS
8 1 (1.52%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (1.52%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) DNS
1 13 (19.70%) Firewall
2 12 (18.18%) VPN
3 10 (15.15%) DHCP
4 8 (12.12%) LAN
4 8 (12.12%) WAN
5 4 (6.06%) NAS
5 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.55%) VLAN
7 2 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.03%) IPv4
7 2 (3.03%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.03%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.52%) 3G
8 1 (1.52%) Bluetooth
8 1 (1.52%) Internet
8 1 (1.52%) MPLS
8 1 (1.52%) SAN
8 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.52%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 29 (43.94%) Social Skills
2 16 (24.24%) Finance
3 10 (15.15%) Retail
4 9 (13.64%) Law
5 7 (10.61%) Back Office
5 7 (10.61%) Legal
6 3 (4.55%) Advertising
7 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.03%) Documentation Skills
7 2 (3.03%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.52%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (18.18%) Analyst
2 12 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) IT Analyst
4 10 (15.15%) IT Support
5 7 (10.61%) IT Manager
5 7 (10.61%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.58%) Citrix Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) LAMP
2 2 (3.03%) WSH
3 1 (1.52%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.12%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.61%) Equities
4 5 (7.58%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (6.06%) PKI
5 4 (6.06%) Public Cloud
5 4 (6.06%) Replication
5 4 (6.06%) Virtual Team
6 3 (4.55%) Blackberry
6 3 (4.55%) iPad
6 3 (4.55%) iPhone
6 3 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (3.03%) User Experience
8 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 54 (81.82%) Windows
2 28 (42.42%) Windows Server
3 12 (18.18%) Linux
3 12 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.09%) Android
6 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
6 4 (6.06%) Ubuntu
6 4 (6.06%) VMS
6 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (4.55%) CentOS
7 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (25.76%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (18.18%) CRM
4 11 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (15.15%) ITIL
6 9 (13.64%) Investment Management
7 7 (10.61%) Business Continuity
7 7 (10.61%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (10.61%) DevOps
7 7 (10.61%) Fund Management
7 7 (10.61%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (10.61%) Service Management
7 7 (10.61%) Technology Roadmap
8 6 (9.09%) ITSM
8 6 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (9.09%) Network Management
9 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure as Code
9 5 (7.58%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.06%) Conflict Resolution
10 4 (6.06%) Zero Trust
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.73%) PowerShell
1 15 (22.73%) SQL
2 3 (4.55%) Bash
2 3 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (1.52%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.09%) MCSE
4 5 (7.58%) CCNA
4 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.58%) MCSA
5 3 (4.55%) CCNP
5 3 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.03%) JNCIA
6 2 (3.03%) MCITP
7 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.52%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.52%) MCP
7 1 (1.52%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
2 5 (7.58%) HIPAA
3 3 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.03%) GDPR
System Software
1 41 (62.12%) Active Directory
2 22 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.06%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (4.55%) XenApp
6 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (1.52%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (10.61%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (7.58%) SCCM
3 5 (7.58%) Terraform
4 4 (6.06%) AirWatch
5 3 (4.55%) Ansible
5 3 (4.55%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.55%) WSUS
6 1 (1.52%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (1.52%) Nessus
6 1 (1.52%) Sysprep
6 1 (1.52%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 26 (39.39%) VMware
3 23 (34.85%) Citrix
4 16 (24.24%) Cisco
5 9 (13.64%) HP
5 9 (13.64%) iManage
6 7 (10.61%) Meraki
6 7 (10.61%) Veeam
7 6 (9.09%) Adobe
7 6 (9.09%) Dell
7 6 (9.09%) Intapp
7 6 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (7.58%) Mitel
9 4 (6.06%) Apple
9 4 (6.06%) CA
9 4 (6.06%) Netskope
9 4 (6.06%) Sophos
10 3 (4.55%) ESET
10 3 (4.55%) Palo Alto
10 3 (4.55%) Synology