Period
to 11 April 2021

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

Virtual Desktop
England > North East
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 80 99 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 - -
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Desktop 11 4 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.01% 0.31% -
As % of the System Software category 5.58% 2.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,750 £31,500 -
Median % change year-on-year +38.89% - -
England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% -4.55% +4.76%

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 the North East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 197 174 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.09% 13.38% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 174 143 130
10th Percentile £24,075 £22,300 £24,675
25th Percentile £30,000 £26,500 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
75th Percentile £57,500 £49,116 £49,337
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,603 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

Virtual Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Virtual Desktop as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Desktop in the North East

Virtual Desktop
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Virtual Desktop in the North East.

Salary trend for Virtual Desktop in the North East

Virtual Desktop
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Virtual Desktop in the North East over the 6 months to 11 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Virtual Desktop in the North East

Virtual Desktop
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop within the North East region over the 6 months to 11 April 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
Tyne and Wear +18 10 £41,125 +30.56% 2
Virtual Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 11 April 2021, IT jobs citing Virtual 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 North East region with a requirement for Virtual Desktop.

1 11 (100.00%) SSL
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) DNS
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Migration
3 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
3 7 (63.64%) Azure
3 7 (63.64%) AWS
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft 365
3 7 (63.64%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) Project Delivery
4 6 (54.55%) OneDrive
4 6 (54.55%) Zerto
4 6 (54.55%) Resource Allocation
4 6 (54.55%) Application Packaging
4 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (54.55%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) Linux

Virtual Desktop
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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) AWS
1 7 (63.64%) Azure
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (54.55%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SSL
2 10 (90.91%) DNS
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (36.36%) HTTP
4 4 (36.36%) SMTP
4 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Cloud Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Migration
1 7 (63.64%) Project Delivery
2 6 (54.55%) Application Packaging
2 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) Resource Allocation
3 5 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (36.36%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
3 6 (54.55%) Zerto
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Veeam
5 2 (18.18%) Asigra