Period
to 11 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Desktop
North West > Manchester
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 179 196 248
Rank change year-on-year +17 +52 +31
Permanent jobs citing Remote Desktop 13 13 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.34% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 2.17% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 8
10th Percentile " £31,375 £23,575
25th Percentile £34,250 £32,500 £43,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £35,000 £49,000
Median % change year-on-year +21.43% -28.57% +66.10%
75th Percentile £43,750 £45,938 £53,000
90th Percentile £46,000 £63,750 £65,000
North West median annual salary £41,000 £32,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +26.15% +14.04% -9.52%

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 415 598 1,153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.90% 13.86% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 320 470 828
10th Percentile £29,875 £26,000 £22,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.16% +8.89% +12.50%
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,812 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Remote Desktop as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Remote Desktop in Manchester

Remote Desktop
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Remote Desktop in Manchester.

Salary trend for Remote Desktop in Manchester

Remote Desktop
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Remote Desktop in Manchester over the 6 months to 11 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Remote Desktop in Manchester

Remote Desktop
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Remote Desktop within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 11 May 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
Bolton - 7 £35,500 -
Altrincham -5 5 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Remote Desktop
North West

For the 6 months to 11 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Remote Desktop.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
2 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (69.23%) SCCM
3 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
4 8 (61.54%) vSphere
4 8 (61.54%) Firewall
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2016
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2019
5 6 (46.15%) Skype
5 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
6 5 (38.46%) FortiGate
6 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (38.46%) Proactive Maintenance
6 5 (38.46%) Proactive Monitoring
6 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
6 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (38.46%) Polycom
6 5 (38.46%) ServiceCenter
6 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
6 5 (38.46%) Android
6 5 (38.46%) iPhone

Remote Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (30.77%) Azure
3 1 (7.69%) IaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Mimecast
3 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Skype
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) NAS
3 5 (38.46%) SAN
3 5 (38.46%) VoIP
3 5 (38.46%) Wireless
4 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) SD-WAN
5 1 (7.69%) SNMP
5 1 (7.69%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Social Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (30.77%) IT Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 5 (38.46%) iPad
2 5 (38.46%) iPhone
3 3 (23.08%) Clustering
4 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2016
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2019
4 5 (38.46%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
3 5 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (38.46%) Change Control
3 5 (38.46%) Proactive Maintenance
3 5 (38.46%) Proactive Monitoring
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) High Availability
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
3 8 (61.54%) vSphere
4 4 (30.77%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (23.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) SCCM
2 5 (38.46%) FortiGate
2 5 (38.46%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Dell
4 5 (38.46%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) Polycom
4 5 (38.46%) Proofpoint
4 5 (38.46%) Sophos
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds