The median annual salary for a Senior Desktop Engineer was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Desktop Engineer
England / London
Rank 570 639 652
Rank change year-on-year +69 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Engineer 6 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.018% 0.033% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.035% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 9
Median salary £85,000 £49,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.71% +23.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £32,909 £39,000
% change year-on-year +59.53% -15.61%  

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 32041 40328 41125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27099 34777 34560
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 - 2 £70,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Senior Desktop Engineer
England

Senior Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (69.23%) SCCM
3 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
3 9 (69.23%) User Experience
4 7 (53.85%) DNS
4 7 (53.85%) MSI
4 7 (53.85%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) AirWatch
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
5 2 (15.38%) Software Packaging
5 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) AppSense
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) MobileIron
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) InstallShield
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Sage
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange

Senior Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MSI
2 2 (15.38%) InstallShield
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (15.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) AppSense
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) MobileIron
1 2 (15.38%) Sage