Period
to 28 October 2021

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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Desktop
England > London
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 660 445 642
Rank change year-on-year -215 +197 +33
Permanent jobs citing Remote Desktop 51 22 106
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.100% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 0.84% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 49 19 95
10th Percentile £23,050 £35,700 £23,850
25th Percentile £26,250 £40,000 £28,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £50,000 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -25.00% +53.85% -22.62%
75th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £50,625
90th Percentile £73,500 £54,500 £64,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +9.59% +21.67% -7.69%

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 5,960 2,618 7,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.68% 13.12% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3,915 2,201 5,920
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £73,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,870 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.71% +7.09% -

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 28 October 2021.

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 28 October 2021. 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 -63 7 £70,000 +95.80% 4
South London -22 3 £47,500 +34.75%
West London -75 1 £32,500 -19.75% 4
Remote Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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 41 (80.39%) Windows
2 39 (76.47%) Microsoft 365
3 31 (60.78%) Microsoft
4 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
5 25 (49.02%) Windows 10
6 21 (41.18%) Azure
7 20 (39.22%) Windows Server
8 18 (35.29%) VMware
9 17 (33.33%) Firewall
9 17 (33.33%) Social Skills
9 17 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (31.37%) Hyper-V
10 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Office
11 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (25.49%) VPN
13 11 (21.57%) WAN
14 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
14 10 (19.61%) Citrix
14 10 (19.61%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (19.61%) Telecoms
14 10 (19.61%) Degree
15 9 (17.65%) Cisco
15 9 (17.65%) ITIL
15 9 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
16 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Intune
16 8 (15.69%) ITSM
16 8 (15.69%) Wi-Fi
17 7 (13.73%) Law
17 7 (13.73%) LAN
17 7 (13.73%) DNS

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 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.92%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) Confluence
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (7.84%) Chatbot
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Relativity
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.96%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 39 (76.47%) Microsoft 365
2 21 (41.18%) Azure
3 9 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (11.76%) Mimecast
5 3 (5.88%) AWS
6 2 (3.92%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (1.96%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) Firewall
2 13 (25.49%) VPN
3 11 (21.57%) WAN
4 8 (15.69%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (13.73%) DHCP
5 7 (13.73%) DNS
5 7 (13.73%) LAN
5 7 (13.73%) MPLS
6 6 (11.76%) BGP
6 6 (11.76%) SD-WAN
7 5 (9.80%) VLAN
8 4 (7.84%) Skype
9 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
9 3 (5.88%) Wireless
10 2 (3.92%) 4G
10 2 (3.92%) Extranet
10 2 (3.92%) SMTP
10 2 (3.92%) VoIP
11 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.96%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.96%) MSI
General
1 17 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 10 (19.61%) Telecoms
3 7 (13.73%) Law
4 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (9.80%) Advertising
5 5 (9.80%) Legal
6 4 (7.84%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (3.92%) Finance
8 1 (1.96%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.96%) Games
8 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.96%) Publishing
8 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Analyst
2 10 (19.61%) Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (19.61%) Support Analyst
2 10 (19.61%) Support Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Service Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (13.73%) IT Support
6 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (11.76%) WAN Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) IT Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Applications Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Applications Support
8 4 (7.84%) Applications Support Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Service Desk Support
8 4 (7.84%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.88%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.92%) CMDB
4 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.92%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.96%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (80.39%) Windows
2 25 (49.02%) Windows 10
3 20 (39.22%) Windows Server
4 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (13.73%) Apple iOS
6 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.84%) Mac OS
7 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
7 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.88%) Android
8 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.92%) Linux
10 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.96%) VMS
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (17.65%) ITIL
3 8 (15.69%) ITSM
4 7 (13.73%) Contract Negotiation
4 7 (13.73%) Hardware Maintenance
5 6 (11.76%) Business Continuity
5 6 (11.76%) Proactive Maintenance
5 6 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (11.76%) Project Management
6 5 (9.80%) Mathematics
6 5 (9.80%) Patch Management
6 5 (9.80%) Proactive Management
7 4 (7.84%) Conversational UI
7 4 (7.84%) Data Encryption
7 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (7.84%) IT Strategy
7 4 (7.84%) Proactive Monitoring
7 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.96%) C
2 1 (1.96%) PHP
2 1 (1.96%) Python
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.92%) MCSA
4 2 (3.92%) MCSE
4 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.96%) CCNA
5 1 (1.96%) CCNP
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.96%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.96%) QA
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 17 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (31.37%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.84%) XenApp
5 3 (5.88%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.92%) vSphere
6 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.96%) StorNext
7 1 (1.96%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (7.84%) SCCM
2 4 (7.84%) WSUS
3 2 (3.92%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (1.96%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.96%) Ansible
4 1 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.96%) Terraform
4 1 (1.96%) vMotion
Vendors
1 31 (60.78%) Microsoft
2 18 (35.29%) VMware
3 10 (19.61%) Citrix
4 9 (17.65%) Cisco
5 7 (13.73%) iManage
5 7 (13.73%) SonicWALL
5 7 (13.73%) Sophos
6 5 (9.80%) Dell
6 5 (9.80%) HP
7 4 (7.84%) Canon
7 4 (7.84%) Veeam
7 4 (7.84%) Xerox
8 3 (5.88%) Intapp
8 3 (5.88%) Meraki
9 2 (3.92%) Adobe
9 2 (3.92%) Apple
9 2 (3.92%) Intel
9 2 (3.92%) Mitel
9 2 (3.92%) MobileIron
9 2 (3.92%) Polycom