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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 30 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Desktop
England > South East
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 436 377 338
Rank change year-on-year -59 -39 +101
Permanent jobs citing Remote Desktop 57 38 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 1.75% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 56 34 27
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £22,530
25th Percentile £27,750 £27,000 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,250 £38,500 £28,583
Median % change year-on-year -3.25% +34.70% -14.68%
75th Percentile £42,875 £40,750 £34,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £44,250 £50,750
England median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +23.08% -7.14%

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 3,557 2,172 2,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.89% 13.92% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,980 1,584 1,957
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,150 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -11 31 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Buckinghamshire -24 14 £38,000 +38.18% 1
Berkshire +11 13 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex -6 5 £27,000 - 2
Surrey -65 5 £38,500 -18.95% 2
Oxfordshire - 4 £71,250 -
Hampshire -35 3 £41,250 +7.14% 3
Kent -56 3 £37,000 +68.18% 2
Remote Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 52 (91.23%) Windows
2 36 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 32 (56.14%) Microsoft 365
4 30 (52.63%) Social Skills
5 28 (49.12%) Windows Server
5 28 (49.12%) Active Directory
5 28 (49.12%) DNS
6 26 (45.61%) DHCP
6 26 (45.61%) Firewall
7 23 (40.35%) VMware
7 23 (40.35%) Hyper-V
8 22 (38.60%) Cisco
9 20 (35.09%) Microsoft Office
9 20 (35.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (33.33%) VPN
11 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (29.82%) NHS
12 16 (28.07%) MS Exchange
13 14 (24.56%) Azure
13 14 (24.56%) Driving Licence
14 13 (22.81%) SharePoint
15 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (21.05%) SAN
16 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Excel
16 11 (19.30%) SCCM
16 11 (19.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2019
17 10 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
17 10 (17.54%) Windows 10
17 10 (17.54%) Linux

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 16 (28.07%) MS Exchange
2 13 (22.81%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 32 (56.14%) Microsoft 365
2 14 (24.56%) Azure
3 5 (8.77%) AWS
4 4 (7.02%) IaaS
4 4 (7.02%) SaaS
5 3 (5.26%) GCP
5 3 (5.26%) OneDrive
6 2 (3.51%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (3.51%) Azure Monitor
6 2 (3.51%) Slack
7 1 (1.75%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (49.12%) DNS
2 26 (45.61%) DHCP
2 26 (45.61%) Firewall
3 19 (33.33%) VPN
4 12 (21.05%) SAN
5 9 (15.79%) Internet
6 8 (14.04%) LAN
6 8 (14.04%) WAN
7 6 (10.53%) VoIP
7 6 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (8.77%) MPLS
8 5 (8.77%) PABX
8 5 (8.77%) RS-232
8 5 (8.77%) VLAN
9 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
10 3 (5.26%) RTSP
11 2 (3.51%) Wireless
12 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) Power BI
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 30 (52.63%) Social Skills
2 9 (15.79%) Local Government
2 9 (15.79%) Public Sector
3 5 (8.77%) Fire and Rescue
3 5 (8.77%) Organisational Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Finance
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) IT Engineer
2 16 (28.07%) IT Support
2 16 (28.07%) Support Engineer
3 14 (24.56%) Field Engineer
4 13 (22.81%) IT Support Engineer
5 10 (17.54%) Mobile Engineer
6 9 (15.79%) Analyst
6 9 (15.79%) Field Support Engineer
6 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (10.53%) Support Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) Field Service Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Field Telecoms Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Project Manager
8 5 (8.77%) Telecoms Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (7.02%) Customer Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Customer Service Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) DBA
9 4 (7.02%) IT Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) NHS
2 14 (24.56%) Driving Licence
3 5 (8.77%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (7.02%) IoT
5 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (5.26%) SCADA
6 2 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 52 (91.23%) Windows
2 28 (49.12%) Windows Server
3 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2019
5 10 (17.54%) Linux
5 10 (17.54%) Windows 10
6 6 (10.53%) Android
6 6 (10.53%) Apple iOS
6 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (8.77%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (12.28%) ITIL
2 7 (12.28%) Project Management
3 6 (10.53%) ITSM
4 5 (8.77%) Agile
4 5 (8.77%) Data Privacy
4 5 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (8.77%) Line Management
4 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.02%) High Availability
5 4 (7.02%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.02%) Service Management
6 3 (5.26%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.26%) Hardware Maintenance
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.26%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure as Code
7 2 (3.51%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.02%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.79%) MCSE
2 9 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (10.53%) HNC
4 5 (8.77%) Degree
5 1 (1.75%) HND
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (49.12%) Active Directory
2 23 (40.35%) Hyper-V
3 20 (35.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.77%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.51%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) SCCM
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (8.77%) WSUS
4 2 (3.51%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (3.51%) SCOM
4 2 (3.51%) Terraform
5 1 (1.75%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 36 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 23 (40.35%) VMware
3 22 (38.60%) Cisco
4 9 (15.79%) Aruba
4 9 (15.79%) Veeam
5 8 (14.04%) Citrix
6 5 (8.77%) Ruckus Wireless
7 3 (5.26%) RedGate
7 3 (5.26%) Remedy
8 2 (3.51%) Google
8 2 (3.51%) Nasuni
8 2 (3.51%) New Relic
8 2 (3.51%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.51%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.75%) Acronis
9 1 (1.75%) CrowdStrike
9 1 (1.75%) Meraki
9 1 (1.75%) Proofpoint
9 1 (1.75%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.75%) Synology