The median annual salary for a Desktop Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.35% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% +1.92%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 283 315 346
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 98.26% 99.68% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 210 246 259
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough that featured Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Peterborough

Desktop Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Peterborough

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Desktop Support 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 Peterborough region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft