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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Desktop
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 317 233 257
Rank change year-on-year -84 +24 +57
Permanent jobs citing Remote Desktop 32 46 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.29% 0.58% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.86% 3.76% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 32 38 23
10th Percentile £25,800 £25,000 £25,850
25th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.86% -6.67% +7.14%
75th Percentile £52,625 £42,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £58,963 £52,975 £63,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +18.46% -7.14%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,718 1,223 1,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.70% 15.31% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,073 992 1,057
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,025 £25,550
25th Percentile £31,250 £33,278 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,362
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.29% +3.92%

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Remote Desktop in the Midlands

Remote Desktop
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Remote Desktop in the Midlands

Remote Desktop
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Remote Desktop in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Remote Desktop in the Midlands

Remote Desktop
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Remote Desktop within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 May 2022. 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
West Midlands -56 22 £50,000 +25.00% 8
East Midlands -42 10 £30,000 +5.26% 5
Remote Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Remote Desktop.

1 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 27 (84.38%) Microsoft
3 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
4 20 (62.50%) DNS
5 18 (56.25%) Microsoft 365
6 15 (46.88%) Social Skills
7 13 (40.63%) VPN
8 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 12 (37.50%) VMware
8 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (37.50%) Windows Server
9 11 (34.38%) DHCP
10 10 (31.25%) Degree
11 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
11 9 (28.13%) WAN
11 9 (28.13%) Project Management
11 9 (28.13%) Firewall
11 9 (28.13%) Cisco
11 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (28.13%) Azure
12 8 (25.00%) Windows 10
12 8 (25.00%) Linux
12 8 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (21.88%) LAN
13 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
13 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
13 7 (21.88%) MPLS
14 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (18.75%) Ruckus Wireless

Remote Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
3 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.25%) IIS
5 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft 365
2 9 (28.13%) Azure
3 5 (15.63%) OneDrive
4 4 (12.50%) Google Workspace
5 1 (3.13%) AWS
5 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.13%) Azure Key Vault
5 1 (3.13%) Azure Monitor
5 1 (3.13%) IaaS
5 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) DNS
2 13 (40.63%) VPN
3 11 (34.38%) DHCP
4 9 (28.13%) Firewall
4 9 (28.13%) WAN
5 8 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (21.88%) LAN
6 7 (21.88%) MPLS
6 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
7 6 (18.75%) VLAN
7 6 (18.75%) VoIP
8 5 (15.63%) Wireless
9 4 (12.50%) HTTP
9 4 (12.50%) PBX
10 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (6.25%) Internet
10 2 (6.25%) SAN
11 1 (3.13%) Intelligent Network
11 1 (3.13%) Skype
11 1 (3.13%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Appium
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 15 (46.88%) Social Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) IT Support
2 6 (18.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Administrator
2 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Field Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) IT Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.25%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft 365 Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 4 (12.50%) Replication
1 4 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (25.00%) Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
6 3 (9.38%) Mac OS
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.25%) CentOS
7 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (3.13%) Android
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Project Management
2 6 (18.75%) Agile
2 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (12.50%) Software License Management
5 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.25%) Project Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) Email Filtering
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) Bash
2 2 (6.25%) VBScript
3 1 (3.13%) Bicep
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (12.50%) Master's Degree
4 2 (6.25%) MCP
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CISSP
5 1 (3.13%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.13%) MCITP
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
4 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.13%) VMware NSX
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) WSUS
2 3 (9.38%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco
4 6 (18.75%) Citrix
4 6 (18.75%) Ruckus Wireless
5 5 (15.63%) Apple
6 4 (12.50%) Google
7 3 (9.38%) Veeam
8 2 (6.25%) Dell
8 2 (6.25%) HP
8 2 (6.25%) Juniper
8 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
8 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.13%) Avaya
9 1 (3.13%) Ericsson
9 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.13%) GENBAND
9 1 (3.13%) Meraki
9 1 (3.13%) Nokia
9 1 (3.13%) Nortel