Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Desktop
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 451 451 547
Rank change year-on-year 0 +96 +5
Permanent jobs citing Remote Desktop 70 100 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.63% 1.88% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 51 77 27
South East median annual salary £28,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% -6.25% +42.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,900 £22,650
90th Percentile £77,500 £53,750 £54,250
England median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +3.17% -3.08%

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 4,289 5,324 6,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.03% 17.19% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,351 4,178 5,461
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Remote Desktop as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Remote Desktop in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 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
Thames Valley +30 24 £60,000 +84.62% 4
Surrey +32 23 £28,000 -37.78% 2
Oxfordshire +33 13 £67,500 +107.69% 1
West Sussex -3 13 £27,000 +0.93% 1
Berkshire +12 11 £35,000 +18.64% 2
Hampshire -11 10 £22,500 -46.43% 1
Remote Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Remote Desktop.

1 63 (90.00%) Windows
2 44 (62.86%) Active Directory
3 41 (58.57%) Microsoft
4 32 (45.71%) Microsoft Office
5 29 (41.43%) MS Exchange
6 24 (34.29%) Office 365
7 21 (30.00%) Windows Server
7 21 (30.00%) ITIL
8 18 (25.71%) Citrix
8 18 (25.71%) VMware
9 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (22.86%) MCSE
9 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (22.86%) SCCM
10 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 14 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (20.00%) Skype
11 14 (20.00%) Windows 10
11 14 (20.00%) SLA
12 13 (18.57%) Incident Management
13 12 (17.14%) DNS
13 12 (17.14%) SharePoint
13 12 (17.14%) DHCP
13 12 (17.14%) Coaching
13 12 (17.14%) Android
13 12 (17.14%) Apple iOS
14 11 (15.71%) User Experience
14 11 (15.71%) ITSM

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 29 (41.43%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.14%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.57%) Skype for Business
4 5 (7.14%) IIS
5 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (45.71%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (5.71%) Acrobat
3 4 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.43%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (34.29%) Office 365
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.57%) OneDrive
4 4 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.86%) IaaS
6 2 (2.86%) PaaS
6 2 (2.86%) SaaS
7 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (1.43%) GitHub
7 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.43%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) Skype
2 12 (17.14%) DHCP
2 12 (17.14%) DNS
3 8 (11.43%) Firewall
3 8 (11.43%) Internet
3 8 (11.43%) VoIP
3 8 (11.43%) Wireless
4 7 (10.00%) SAN
4 7 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (8.57%) VPN
6 5 (7.14%) IP Telephony
7 4 (5.71%) LAN
7 4 (5.71%) WAN
8 3 (4.29%) BIG-IP
8 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.29%) WLAN
9 2 (2.86%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.86%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.43%) NAS
10 1 (1.43%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (4.29%) Electronics
1 3 (4.29%) French Language
1 3 (4.29%) Italian Language
1 3 (4.29%) Spanish Language
2 2 (2.86%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (1.43%) Billing
3 1 (1.43%) German Language
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (22.86%) Analyst
1 16 (22.86%) Support Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 11 (15.71%) Desktop Support
4 10 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 10 (14.29%) Mobile Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Field Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Field Service Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Field Support Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) IT Support
6 8 (11.43%) IT Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Service Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) Service Desk Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Support Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Architect
8 6 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) .NET
1 1 (1.43%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) User Experience
2 10 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 9 (12.86%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (11.43%) BYOD
5 7 (10.00%) Blackberry
6 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
7 5 (7.14%) Clustering
8 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
8 4 (5.71%) PDA
8 4 (5.71%) PKI
9 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 63 (90.00%) Windows
2 21 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 12 (17.14%) Android
6 12 (17.14%) Apple iOS
7 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.43%) Linux
10 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) ITIL
2 13 (18.57%) Incident Management
3 12 (17.14%) Coaching
4 11 (15.71%) ITSM
4 11 (15.71%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (12.86%) Service Management
6 8 (11.43%) Computer Science
6 8 (11.43%) IT Strategy
6 8 (11.43%) Migration
6 8 (11.43%) Task Automation
7 7 (10.00%) Presales
8 6 (8.57%) Business Continuity
9 5 (7.14%) Line Management
10 4 (5.71%) Change Management
10 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.71%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.71%) ITIL V3
10 4 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (5.71%) Service Desk Management
10 4 (5.71%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.14%) SQL
3 3 (4.29%) Perl
3 3 (4.29%) VBA
4 1 (1.43%) Java
4 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (22.86%) MCSE
1 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 14 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (12.86%) Degree
4 8 (11.43%) MCSA
5 5 (7.14%) MCITP
5 5 (7.14%) MCP
6 4 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.86%) AWS Certification
7 2 (2.86%) CCA
7 2 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.43%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (4.29%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (4.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 3 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.29%) PMO
3 1 (1.43%) COBIT
3 1 (1.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 44 (62.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.14%) XenApp
4 5 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (4.29%) BitLocker
6 3 (4.29%) Docker
6 3 (4.29%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.86%) vSphere
8 1 (1.43%) vCloud
8 1 (1.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (22.86%) SCCM
2 6 (8.57%) SCVMM
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (4.29%) AirWatch
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (4.29%) SCDPM
4 3 (4.29%) SCOrch
4 3 (4.29%) SCSM
5 2 (2.86%) EdgeSight
5 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.86%) SCOM
6 1 (1.43%) Ansible
6 1 (1.43%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (58.57%) Microsoft
2 18 (25.71%) Citrix
2 18 (25.71%) VMware
3 10 (14.29%) HP
4 8 (11.43%) Polycom
5 5 (7.14%) Cisco
6 4 (5.71%) Okta
6 4 (5.71%) Remedy
6 4 (5.71%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.29%) Aruba
7 3 (4.29%) F5
7 3 (4.29%) Mitel
7 3 (4.29%) MobileIron
8 2 (2.86%) Veeam
8 2 (2.86%) Veritas
9 1 (1.43%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.43%) Ivanti
9 1 (1.43%) NetApp
9 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds