Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Desktop
England > South East
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 426 463 451
Rank change year-on-year +37 -12 +104
Permanent jobs citing Remote Desktop 69 73 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 1.64% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 53 85
South East median annual salary £25,250 £28,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.82% -25.33% +42.86%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £46,625 £77,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% +4.84%

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 4,100 4,451 5,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.92% 15.85% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,156 3,482 4,254
South East median annual salary £46,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,375 £24,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +38 24 £27,500 -54.17% 12
Hampshire +30 24 £32,500 +44.44% 3
Surrey +30 17 £25,000 -10.71% 2
Berkshire +38 14 £25,500 -45.74% 9
Buckinghamshire - 6 £35,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +13 4 £29,250 -53.20%
Kent - 4 £23,750 - 1
West Sussex 0 1 £25,500 -5.56% 1
Remote Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 59 (85.51%) Windows
2 52 (75.36%) Microsoft
3 47 (68.12%) Office 365
4 36 (52.17%) Microsoft Office
5 33 (47.83%) Active Directory
6 29 (42.03%) Windows 10
7 25 (36.23%) SLA
8 24 (34.78%) MS Exchange
9 23 (33.33%) VMware
9 23 (33.33%) Windows Server
10 22 (31.88%) TCP/IP
11 21 (30.43%) Smartphone
11 21 (30.43%) SCCM
12 20 (28.99%) Security Cleared
12 20 (28.99%) Skype
12 20 (28.99%) Windows 7
12 20 (28.99%) Apple iOS
12 20 (28.99%) Skype for Business
12 20 (28.99%) Self-Motivation
13 19 (27.54%) Azure
14 18 (26.09%) Firewall
14 18 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
14 18 (26.09%) Asset Management
14 18 (26.09%) Broadband
14 18 (26.09%) Apple
14 18 (26.09%) A+ Certification
14 18 (26.09%) Break/Fix
15 16 (23.19%) Hyper-V
16 14 (20.29%) Exchange Server 2010
17 13 (18.84%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 24 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 20 (28.99%) Skype for Business
3 14 (20.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.25%) IIS
5 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.45%) Confluence
7 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 36 (52.17%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.90%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 47 (68.12%) Office 365
2 19 (27.54%) Azure
3 11 (15.94%) IaaS
3 11 (15.94%) SaaS
4 4 (5.80%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (4.35%) AWS
6 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.88%) TCP/IP
2 20 (28.99%) Skype
3 18 (26.09%) Broadband
3 18 (26.09%) Firewall
4 12 (17.39%) DNS
5 10 (14.49%) Network Security
6 8 (11.59%) DHCP
7 6 (8.70%) VPN
8 4 (5.80%) VoIP
8 4 (5.80%) VSAN
8 4 (5.80%) WAN
9 2 (2.90%) Internet
10 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.45%) FTP
10 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.45%) LAN
10 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 3 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (49.28%) Support Engineer
2 24 (34.78%) Desktop Support
3 19 (27.54%) Desktop Engineer
3 19 (27.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (14.49%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) IT Support
6 7 (10.14%) Technical Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Technical Support
6 7 (10.14%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) IT Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Deskside Support
9 4 (5.80%) Architect
10 3 (4.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) CSS
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.45%) Web Services
2 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.43%) Smartphone
2 20 (28.99%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.35%) Clustering
3 3 (4.35%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.90%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.90%) PDA
5 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.45%) Replication
5 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (85.51%) Windows
2 29 (42.03%) Windows 10
3 23 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 20 (28.99%) Apple iOS
4 20 (28.99%) Windows 7
5 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.25%) Linux
7 4 (5.80%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.90%) Fedora
9 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.90%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.45%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Asset Management
1 18 (26.09%) Break/Fix
2 13 (18.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.25%) Data Protection
5 5 (7.25%) ITIL
6 3 (4.35%) High Availability
6 3 (4.35%) Migration
6 3 (4.35%) Project Delivery
6 3 (4.35%) Time Management
7 2 (2.90%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.90%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.90%) Presales
7 2 (2.90%) Project Management
7 2 (2.90%) Security Hardening
7 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.35%) SQL
3 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.45%) C
4 1 (1.45%) C#
4 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) Security Cleared
2 18 (26.09%) A+ Certification
3 5 (7.25%) Degree
4 3 (4.35%) CCNA
4 3 (4.35%) CCNP
4 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.90%) MCP
5 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.45%) MCSA
6 1 (1.45%) MCSE
6 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (36.23%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) NCSC
2 2 (2.90%) NIST
2 2 (2.90%) RMADS
System Software
1 33 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 18 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (23.19%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.45%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.45%) vCloud
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.45%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.45%) vSphere
5 1 (1.45%) XenApp
5 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (30.43%) SCCM
2 4 (5.80%) vCenter Server
3 3 (4.35%) vRealize
4 2 (2.90%) Avamar
4 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.90%) WSUS
5 1 (1.45%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.45%) Kibana
5 1 (1.45%) logstash
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.45%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.45%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.45%) SCSM
5 1 (1.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 52 (75.36%) Microsoft
2 23 (33.33%) VMware
3 18 (26.09%) Apple
4 6 (8.70%) Citrix
5 4 (5.80%) Cisco
5 4 (5.80%) Sophos
5 4 (5.80%) Veeam
6 3 (4.35%) Adobe
6 3 (4.35%) Asigra
6 3 (4.35%) WatchGuard
7 2 (2.90%) GFI Software
7 2 (2.90%) McAfee
7 2 (2.90%) Symantec
7 2 (2.90%) Veritas
8 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.45%) Meraki
8 1 (1.45%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.45%) NetApp
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.45%) SAP