The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Desktop Engineer
England / North East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 78
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - - 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% -1.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 623 642 693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.70% 96.54% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 569 550 592
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in the North East

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Desktop Engineer in the North East

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 North East region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree