Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Desktop
England > South East
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 446 479 464
Rank change year-on-year +33 -15 +88
Permanent jobs citing Remote Desktop 70 69 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 1.44% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 59 49 68
South East median annual salary £27,500 £30,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.84% -27.38% +29.23%
10th Percentile £20,800 £22,750 £30,700
90th Percentile £37,500 £75,000 £52,875
England median annual salary £31,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -6.67% +20.97%

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 4,200 4,796 5,368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.15% 16.18% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3,223 3,775 4,313
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,650 £65,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +36 40 £30,000 -1.64% 11
Berkshire +20 19 £33,750 +29.81% 2
Hampshire +1 16 £24,380 -22.60% 5
Buckinghamshire +10 12 £32,500 +14.04% 4
Oxfordshire +42 9 £25,000 -23.08% 5
Surrey +15 7 £19,000 -72.86% 2
West Sussex +1 4 £30,000 - 2
Kent -3 3 £22,500 -21.05% 1
Remote Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 60 (85.71%) Windows
2 51 (72.86%) Microsoft
3 38 (54.29%) Office 365
4 31 (44.29%) Microsoft Office
5 28 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (34.29%) Windows Server
7 22 (31.43%) Windows 10
7 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
8 20 (28.57%) VMware
9 19 (27.14%) SCCM
9 19 (27.14%) MS Exchange
9 19 (27.14%) Hyper-V
10 18 (25.71%) SLA
10 18 (25.71%) Cisco
11 17 (24.29%) ITIL
12 16 (22.86%) Security Cleared
13 14 (20.00%) IP Telephony
13 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 14 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 13 (18.57%) Degree
15 12 (17.14%) Apple
15 12 (17.14%) PowerShell
15 12 (17.14%) Aruba
16 11 (15.71%) F5
16 11 (15.71%) High Availability
16 11 (15.71%) Data Centre
16 11 (15.71%) Cyber Essentials
16 11 (15.71%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
16 11 (15.71%) PMO
16 11 (15.71%) HP

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 19 (27.14%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.86%) Skype for Business
3 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.00%) IIS
4 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 31 (44.29%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) ContrOCC
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 38 (54.29%) Office 365
2 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.71%) IaaS
3 4 (5.71%) SaaS
4 2 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 11 (15.71%) BIG-IP
3 9 (12.86%) DNS
3 9 (12.86%) Skype
4 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.00%) VPN
5 6 (8.57%) Firewall
6 5 (7.14%) Broadband
6 5 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (7.14%) DHCP
7 4 (5.71%) Internet
7 4 (5.71%) VoIP
8 3 (4.29%) Network Security
8 3 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (4.29%) Wireless
9 1 (1.43%) ADSL
9 1 (1.43%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.86%) MS Access
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 11 (15.71%) Electronics
2 5 (7.14%) Local Government
3 3 (4.29%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.86%) Back Office
4 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.43%) Finance
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (38.57%) Support Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 14 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (18.57%) IT Support
4 12 (17.14%) Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) IT Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) IT Support Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Junior
5 8 (11.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Deskside Support
6 6 (8.57%) Field Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Field Support Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Support Technician
7 5 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (7.14%) Graduate
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) .NET
1 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.43%) Driving Licence
3 6 (8.57%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.14%) CCTV
4 5 (7.14%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.86%) Handset
6 1 (1.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 60 (85.71%) Windows
2 24 (34.29%) Windows Server
3 22 (31.43%) Windows 10
4 9 (12.86%) Apple iOS
5 8 (11.43%) Windows 7
5 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.14%) Mac OS
7 4 (5.71%) Android
7 4 (5.71%) Mac OS X Server
7 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.29%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.86%) Linux
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (24.29%) ITIL
3 14 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (15.71%) Business Continuity
4 11 (15.71%) High Availability
4 11 (15.71%) Load Balancing
5 9 (12.86%) Computer Science
6 7 (10.00%) Migration
7 6 (8.57%) Data Migration
8 5 (7.14%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.14%) Break/Fix
9 4 (5.71%) Line Management
9 4 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.29%) Disk Encryption
10 3 (4.29%) ERP
10 3 (4.29%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.29%) Time Management
11 2 (2.86%) CRM
11 2 (2.86%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (2.86%) C
4 1 (1.43%) C#
4 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (22.86%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.57%) Degree
3 11 (15.71%) MCSA
3 11 (15.71%) MCSE
3 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (15.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.14%) A+ Certification
4 5 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.71%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (25.71%) SLA
2 11 (15.71%) Cyber Essentials
2 11 (15.71%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 11 (15.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (15.71%) PMO
3 1 (1.43%) GDPR
3 1 (1.43%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.14%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.29%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.43%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (27.14%) SCCM
2 11 (15.71%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.86%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (72.86%) Microsoft
2 20 (28.57%) VMware
3 18 (25.71%) Cisco
4 12 (17.14%) Apple
4 12 (17.14%) Aruba
5 11 (15.71%) F5
5 11 (15.71%) HP
5 11 (15.71%) Mitel
6 5 (7.14%) Citrix
7 3 (4.29%) Asigra
7 3 (4.29%) Veeam
7 3 (4.29%) Zscaler
8 2 (2.86%) Altova
9 1 (1.43%) Adobe
9 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.43%) Avaya
9 1 (1.43%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.43%) CommVault
9 1 (1.43%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.43%) Sophos