Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Desktop
England > South East
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 297 428 477
Rank change year-on-year +131 +49 -3
Permanent jobs citing Remote Desktop 30 78 70
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 1.84% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 66 50
Median annual salary £25,000 £27,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.91% -11.90% -25.88%
10th Percentile £21,775 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £36,375 £37,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £35,000 £32,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year +8.53% -11.64% -2.67%

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 2,001 4,235 4,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.99% 16.19% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,550 3,256 3,822
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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 +92 11 £25,000 -23.08% 1
Hampshire +78 11 £24,750 +2.06%
Berkshire +89 8 £25,000 -25.93% 1
West Sussex +42 3 £24,100 -19.67%
Kent +54 2 £23,500 +4.44%
Oxfordshire +37 2 £29,000 +13.73%
Surrey +92 1 £34,000 +78.95%
Buckinghamshire +52 1 £24,500 -30.00%
East Sussex - 1 £27,500 - 1
Remote Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 13 (43.33%) DNS
5 12 (40.00%) DHCP
5 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 10 (33.33%) Office 365
6 10 (33.33%) VMware
7 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
8 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2016
8 7 (23.33%) SCCM
8 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (20.00%) SCOM
9 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
9 6 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (16.67%) DevOps
10 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 5 (16.67%) IIS
10 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 4 (13.33%) Change Management
11 4 (13.33%) Electronics
11 4 (13.33%) ITIL
11 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
11 4 (13.33%) SLA
11 4 (13.33%) Internet

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 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) DNS
2 12 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (13.33%) Internet
3 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.00%) VoIP
5 2 (6.67%) SAN
5 2 (6.67%) VSAN
6 1 (3.33%) Broadband
6 1 (3.33%) Firewall
6 1 (3.33%) LAN
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security
6 1 (3.33%) SSH
6 1 (3.33%) VLAN
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
6 1 (3.33%) WAN
6 1 (3.33%) Wireless
6 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (13.33%) IT Support
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Server Support
5 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.67%) IT Technician
6 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) PKI
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2016
4 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (10.00%) Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.33%) openSUSE
8 1 (3.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
2 6 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (16.67%) DevOps
3 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.33%) Change Management
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.00%) BCP
5 3 (10.00%) ITSM
6 2 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (6.67%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.67%) Project Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Service Management
7 1 (3.33%) Analytics
7 1 (3.33%) Commercial Awareness
7 1 (3.33%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure as Code
7 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) MCSA
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) vCloud
4 2 (6.67%) vSphere
5 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) SCCM
2 6 (20.00%) SCOM
3 2 (6.67%) Kibana
3 2 (6.67%) logstash
3 2 (6.67%) Nessus
3 2 (6.67%) ServerView Suite
3 2 (6.67%) vCenter Server
3 2 (6.67%) vRealize
4 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) Veeam
4 3 (10.00%) NETGEAR
4 3 (10.00%) Ruckus Wireless
4 3 (10.00%) Ubiquiti
5 2 (6.67%) NetApp
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.67%) SonicWALL
5 2 (6.67%) Veritas
6 1 (3.33%) Apple
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix