Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Desktop Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Desktop Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 66 67
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.52% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Peterborough median annual salary £25,000 £22,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -24.14% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £26,500 £22,000 £29,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £25,000 £22,750 £29,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% -22.88% +40.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies in Peterborough with a recognized job title 557 569 568
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 98.10% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 426 451 452
Peterborough median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,125 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £70,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

Job postings that featured Desktop Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Peterborough.

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 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Application Packaging

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory