The median annual salary for a Senior Desktop Engineer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Desktop Engineer
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 601 630 663
Rank change year-on-year +29 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Engineer 12 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.033% 0.020% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.021% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 4
Median salary £67,500 £37,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +82.43% -8.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,200 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £49,750 £52,550
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76%  

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 34928 37857 42985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.93% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28337 32945 36330
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Desktop Engineer in London

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer in London.

Salary trend for Senior Desktop Engineer in London

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Desktop Engineer in London

Senior Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 +25 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Senior Desktop Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior Desktop Engineer 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 Senior Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
4 9 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (33.33%) XenApp
6 6 (33.33%) SCCM
6 6 (33.33%) PBX
6 6 (33.33%) Citrix
6 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (27.78%) Dell
7 5 (27.78%) VB
7 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
7 5 (27.78%) Avaya
7 5 (27.78%) Symantec
7 5 (27.78%) SCOM
7 5 (27.78%) Hedge funds
7 5 (27.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (27.78%) Dell KACE
7 5 (27.78%) XenMobile
7 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
7 5 (27.78%) User Experience
7 5 (27.78%) Malwarebytes
8 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
8 4 (22.22%) Firewall
9 3 (16.67%) InstallShield

Senior Desktop Engineer 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 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) PBX
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) InstallShield
2 2 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.56%) Law
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
1 5 (27.78%) Hedge funds
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Case Management
5 1 (5.56%) Password Management
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Software Licensing
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 5 (27.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) XenApp
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (27.78%) Malwarebytes
2 5 (27.78%) SCOM
2 5 (27.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (27.78%) XenMobile
3 3 (16.67%) AirWatch
4 1 (5.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Citrix
2 5 (27.78%) Avaya
2 5 (27.78%) Dell
2 5 (27.78%) Dell KACE
2 5 (27.78%) Symantec
3 3 (16.67%) AppSense
3 3 (16.67%) MobileIron
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Adobe
5 1 (5.56%) Remedy