Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Desktop
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 400 298 420
Rank change year-on-year -102 +122 +40
Permanent jobs citing Remote Desktop 41 27 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.61% 1.47% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 39 19 56
10th Percentile £37,000 £18,750 £24,315
25th Percentile £39,000 £24,400 £24,380
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £29,500 £26,000
Median % change year-on-year +111.86% +13.46% -17.20%
75th Percentile £70,000 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £57,500 £49,500
England median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +16.67% -14.29%

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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,554 1,835 3,929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.09% 18.02% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,687 1,465 3,094
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £33,500 £36,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Remote Desktop in the South East

Remote Desktop
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Remote Desktop in the South East.

Salary trend for Remote Desktop in the South East

Remote Desktop
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Remote Desktop in the South East over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Remote Desktop in the South East

Remote Desktop
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Remote Desktop within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -45 32 £65,000 +233.33% 8
Oxfordshire -9 19 £70,000 +258.97%
Berkshire -39 10 £40,000 +37.93% 4
Hampshire -81 4 £50,000 +73.91% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £50,000 - 4
Kent -52 2 - -
Surrey -64 2 £56,250 +25.00%
West Sussex +9 1 £65,000 +169.71%
Remote Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for Remote Desktop.

1 36 (87.80%) Microsoft 365
2 30 (73.17%) Windows
3 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
4 24 (58.54%) Azure
5 22 (53.66%) Windows Server
6 21 (51.22%) AWS
7 20 (48.78%) DNS
7 20 (48.78%) Cisco
7 20 (48.78%) DHCP
8 16 (39.02%) Active Directory
8 16 (39.02%) Firewall
8 16 (39.02%) VMware
8 16 (39.02%) Jamf Pro
8 16 (39.02%) Project Planning
9 14 (34.15%) Social Skills
10 13 (31.71%) Infrastructure as Code
10 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
10 13 (31.71%) SharePoint
11 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Office
11 12 (29.27%) Video Conferencing
12 11 (26.83%) WAN
13 10 (24.39%) Linux
14 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
14 9 (21.95%) LAN
14 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (21.95%) SCOM
14 9 (21.95%) Mentoring
14 9 (21.95%) People Management
14 9 (21.95%) Analytics

Remote Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (31.71%) SharePoint
2 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (87.80%) Microsoft 365
2 24 (58.54%) Azure
3 21 (51.22%) AWS
4 9 (21.95%) Azure Monitor
4 9 (21.95%) Slack
5 5 (12.20%) GCP
6 4 (9.76%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (7.32%) IaaS
7 3 (7.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (2.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (48.78%) DHCP
1 20 (48.78%) DNS
2 16 (39.02%) Firewall
3 11 (26.83%) WAN
4 9 (21.95%) LAN
5 8 (19.51%) VPN
6 5 (12.20%) SAN
6 5 (12.20%) VLAN
6 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (9.76%) MPLS
8 2 (4.88%) Network Security
8 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.44%) VoIP
9 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 14 (34.15%) Social Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Local Government
2 4 (9.76%) Public Sector
2 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 7 (17.07%) Support Engineer
1 7 (17.07%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) IT Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) IT Support
2 5 (12.20%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (9.76%) Project Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
4 3 (7.32%) IT Programme Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Programme Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Senior IT Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Senior IT Programme Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Programme Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Telecoms Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Telecoms Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.76%) NHS
4 3 (7.32%) User Experience
5 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (4.88%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.44%) Clustering
6 1 (2.44%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 22 (53.66%) Windows Server
3 10 (24.39%) Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Windows 10
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) Android
5 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Project Planning
2 13 (31.71%) Infrastructure as Code
3 9 (21.95%) Analytics
3 9 (21.95%) Identity Access Management
3 9 (21.95%) Log Analytics
3 9 (21.95%) Mentoring
3 9 (21.95%) People Management
3 9 (21.95%) Systems Engineering
4 7 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (17.07%) Task Automation
5 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.76%) ITIL
6 4 (9.76%) Line Management
6 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.32%) Change Management
7 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.32%) Project Management
7 3 (7.32%) Time Management
7 3 (7.32%) Zero Trust
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.07%) MCSE
3 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.32%) AWS Certification
4 3 (7.32%) Degree
4 3 (7.32%) HNC
4 3 (7.32%) HND
5 2 (4.88%) CCNA
5 2 (4.88%) CCNP
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) NCSC
1 1 (2.44%) NIST
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) Active Directory
2 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
2 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (39.02%) Jamf Pro
2 9 (21.95%) SCOM
2 9 (21.95%) Terraform
3 8 (19.51%) SCCM
4 5 (12.20%) WSUS
5 2 (4.88%) Icinga
6 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
2 20 (48.78%) Cisco
3 16 (39.02%) VMware
4 9 (21.95%) Nasuni
4 9 (21.95%) New Relic
5 5 (12.20%) Aruba
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix
6 4 (9.76%) CrowdStrike
6 4 (9.76%) Intel
6 4 (9.76%) NetApp
6 4 (9.76%) Proofpoint
6 4 (9.76%) Ruckus Wireless
6 4 (9.76%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (9.76%) SonicWALL
6 4 (9.76%) Synology
6 4 (9.76%) Veeam
7 3 (7.32%) Dell
7 3 (7.32%) Polycom
8 2 (4.88%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.44%) Meraki