Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Desktop
England > North West
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 308 313 331
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18 -9
Permanent jobs citing Remote Desktop 28 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.27% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.58% 2.01% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 34
North West median annual salary £35,000 £25,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -24.81% +10.83%
10th Percentile £23,350 £20,000 £24,300
90th Percentile £51,500 £48,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £31,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.43% -6.67% +20.97%

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 North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,768 1,890 2,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.79% 15.81% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,144 1,551 1,655
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,396 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.25% +8.71% +1.30%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,800 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.58% +5.56% -

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Remote Desktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Remote Desktop in the North West

Remote Desktop
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Remote Desktop in the North West

Remote Desktop
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Remote Desktop in the North West over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Remote Desktop in the North West

Remote Desktop
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Remote Desktop within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 September 2019. 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
Manchester +16 16 £34,000 +24.77% 5
Merseyside +4 6 £50,000 +58.73% 1
Cheshire +11 3 £26,500 +32.50% 5
Lancashire -25 3 £27,500 +17.02% 3
Remote Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 North West region with a requirement for Remote Desktop.

1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 14 (50.00%) Office 365
5 12 (42.86%) SLA
6 11 (39.29%) ITIL
6 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
6 11 (39.29%) VMware
7 10 (35.71%) Windows 10
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
8 9 (32.14%) DHCP
8 9 (32.14%) Citrix
9 8 (28.57%) DNS
10 7 (25.00%) LAN
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (25.00%) Service Management
10 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 6 (21.43%) Azure
11 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (21.43%) Law
12 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
12 5 (17.86%) Firewall
12 5 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (17.86%) IIS
12 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
12 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (17.86%) iManage
12 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
13 4 (14.29%) Windows 7

Remote Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
3 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.57%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Office 365
2 6 (21.43%) Azure
3 3 (10.71%) AWS
4 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) DHCP
2 8 (28.57%) DNS
3 7 (25.00%) LAN
4 5 (17.86%) Firewall
5 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 4 (14.29%) WAN
6 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
6 3 (10.71%) VPN
6 3 (10.71%) Wireless
6 3 (10.71%) WLAN
7 2 (7.14%) PBX
8 1 (3.57%) SAN
8 1 (3.57%) VoIP
8 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 6 (21.43%) Law
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Service Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (17.86%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 5 (17.86%) IT Services Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery Manager
4 4 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Deskside Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (10.71%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (10.71%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) iPhone
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows 10
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.57%) Linux
7 1 (3.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Service Management
3 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.14%) Demand Management
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.57%) Commercial Awareness
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.57%) Presales
7 1 (3.57%) Server Management
7 1 (3.57%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) C
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.71%) Terminal Server
4 3 (10.71%) vSphere
5 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
5 2 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (3.57%) BitLocker
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Nagios
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
3 9 (32.14%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) iManage
5 3 (10.71%) Avaya
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco
6 2 (7.14%) Dell
6 2 (7.14%) Nortel
7 1 (3.57%) Apple
7 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) McAfee
7 1 (3.57%) Sage
7 1 (3.57%) SAP