Virtual Desktop Jobs in London

Virtual Desktop
England > London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Virtual Desktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Desktop over the 6 months to 27 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 388 576 638
Rank change year-on-year +188 +62 -121
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Desktop 86 102 150
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.40% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 2.79% 1.60% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75 85 108
10th Percentile £41,036 £40,000 £33,375
25th Percentile £58,750 £46,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £65,000 £58,750
Median % change year-on-year +11.54% +10.64% +12.98%
75th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £72,688
90th Percentile £115,000 £82,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,250
% change year-on-year +4.76% +4.48% +11.67%

All System Software Skills
London

Virtual Desktop is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 3,083 6,367 10,426
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 14.33% 15.95% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,517 4,517 6,242
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,375 £34,525
25th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
75th Percentile £87,500 £92,500 £92,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £110,000 £112,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £56,325
% change year-on-year -9.09% -2.35% +2.41%

Virtual Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Desktop in London

Virtual Desktop
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Virtual Desktop in London

Virtual Desktop
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Virtual Desktop in London over the 6 months to 27 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Virtual Desktop in London

Virtual 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 Virtual Desktop within the London region over the 6 months to 27 February 2024. 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 +68 21 £72,500 +52.63% 5
West London +46 2 £60,250 +60.67% 3
South London - 2 £38,000 - 1
Virtual Desktop
England

Virtual Desktop
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Exchange
2 11 (12.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.16%) Site Server
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 57 (66.28%) Azure
1 57 (66.28%) Microsoft 365
2 28 (32.56%) Azure DevOps
3 12 (13.95%) Entra ID
3 12 (13.95%) IaaS
3 12 (13.95%) PaaS
4 11 (12.79%) AWS
5 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Purview
6 9 (10.47%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (9.30%) Azure Sentinel
8 6 (6.98%) Nutanix
9 5 (5.81%) Power Platform
10 3 (3.49%) WhatsApp
11 2 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (2.33%) OneDrive
12 1 (1.16%) Azure Storage
12 1 (1.16%) Rubrik
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.93%) TCP/IP
2 17 (19.77%) VPN
3 16 (18.60%) Firewall
4 12 (13.95%) NGFW
5 11 (12.79%) DNS
5 11 (12.79%) LAN
5 11 (12.79%) Network Security
5 11 (12.79%) WAN
6 10 (11.63%) SAN
7 8 (9.30%) Wireshark
8 4 (4.65%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.49%) VSAN
10 2 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.16%) BGP
11 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.16%) OSPF
11 1 (1.16%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (1.16%) VoIP
11 1 (1.16%) WebEx
11 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) Power BI
General
1 23 (26.74%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Banking
3 8 (9.30%) Social Skills
4 6 (6.98%) Legal
5 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.65%) Law
6 3 (3.49%) Documentation Skills
6 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 2 (2.33%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (2.33%) Retail
8 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (19.77%) Senior
2 14 (16.28%) Architect
3 13 (15.12%) Cloud Architect
4 12 (13.95%) Analyst
4 12 (13.95%) Citrix Architect
4 12 (13.95%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 11 (12.79%) Engineering Manager
5 11 (12.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) IT Analyst
7 8 (9.30%) Security Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) Support Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Lead
9 6 (6.98%) Citrix Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) IT Operations Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) Operations Analyst
10 5 (5.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 5 (5.81%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.81%) DevOps Architect
10 5 (5.81%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.77%) JSON
2 12 (13.95%) ARM Templates
2 12 (13.95%) YAML
3 1 (1.16%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Private Cloud
2 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
2 12 (13.95%) Public Cloud
3 10 (11.63%) Data Centre
4 8 (9.30%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (4.65%) iPhone
6 2 (2.33%) PKI
6 2 (2.33%) Tandem
7 1 (1.16%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.16%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 39 (45.35%) Windows
2 12 (13.95%) Android
3 10 (11.63%) Windows 10
4 9 (10.47%) Apple iOS
5 6 (6.98%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.49%) Linux
7 2 (2.33%) VMS
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.72%) DevOps
2 21 (24.42%) Agile
3 20 (23.26%) ITIL
4 18 (20.93%) Process Improvement
5 15 (17.44%) Infrastructure as Code
6 13 (15.12%) CI/CD
6 13 (15.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 13 (15.12%) Network Design
6 13 (15.12%) Patch Management
6 13 (15.12%) Roadmaps
7 12 (13.95%) Network Virtualisation
7 12 (13.95%) SDLC
8 11 (12.79%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (12.79%) Line Management
9 10 (11.63%) Data Loss Prevention
9 10 (11.63%) Identity Access Management
9 10 (11.63%) Information Security
10 9 (10.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (10.47%) Strategic Planning
10 9 (10.47%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.02%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.47%) Python
3 7 (8.14%) SQL
4 1 (1.16%) Bash
4 1 (1.16%) Bicep
4 1 (1.16%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Degree
2 11 (12.79%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (9.30%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 8 (9.30%) CCSP
3 8 (9.30%) CEH
3 8 (9.30%) CISSP
3 8 (9.30%) SANS
3 8 (9.30%) SSCP
4 4 (4.65%) Azure Certification
4 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.33%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.33%) CCNA
6 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.16%) CCNP
7 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (9.30%) NIST
1 8 (9.30%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.81%) SLA
3 3 (3.49%) GDPR
System Software
1 36 (41.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (33.72%) Active Directory
3 18 (20.93%) VMware ESXi
3 18 (20.93%) vSphere
4 6 (6.98%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (6.98%) XenApp
4 6 (6.98%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 27 (31.40%) Microsoft Intune
2 18 (20.93%) SCCM
3 12 (13.95%) Terraform
4 8 (9.30%) Nmap
5 4 (4.65%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (2.33%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 41 (47.67%) Citrix
2 36 (41.86%) VMware
3 24 (27.91%) Microsoft
4 12 (13.95%) Cisco
5 8 (9.30%) Qualys
5 8 (9.30%) Rapid7
5 8 (9.30%) Splunk
5 8 (9.30%) Thycotic
6 7 (8.14%) SolarWinds
7 5 (5.81%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.49%) HP
8 3 (3.49%) Meraki
9 2 (2.33%) Adobe
9 2 (2.33%) Dell
9 2 (2.33%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.33%) Veeam
10 1 (1.16%) Ivanti
10 1 (1.16%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.16%) Remedy
10 1 (1.16%) Sophos