Virtual Desktop Jobs in the South East

Virtual Desktop
England > South East

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East requiring Virtual Desktop skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Virtual Desktop over the 6 months leading up to 16 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
16 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 329 334 453
Rank change year-on-year +5 +119 -81
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Desktop 75 43 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 3.09% 1.95% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 49 34 29
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £37,800
25th Percentile £37,500 £34,375 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -2.22% -10.45%
75th Percentile £59,000 £68,438 £56,875
90th Percentile - £74,250 £69,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,614
% change year-on-year -8.70% +13.60% +1.23%

All System Software Skills
South East

Virtual Desktop falls under the System Software category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring system software skills in the South East.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2,427 2,201 3,607
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 13.02% 16.58% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,888 1,558 2,331
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £27,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £48,925 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.91% -2.15% -4.76%
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £82,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -1.79%

Virtual Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Virtual Desktop as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Desktop in the South East

Virtual Desktop
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Virtual Desktop in the South East.

Salary trend for Virtual Desktop in the South East

Virtual Desktop
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Virtual Desktop in the South East over the 6 months to 16 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Virtual Desktop in the South East

Virtual 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 Virtual Desktop within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 June 2024. 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 +9 30 £59,000 -19.73% 8
Berkshire +21 20 £59,000 -19.73% 7
Surrey -2 18 £50,000 +25.00% 2
East Sussex +21 13 - -
Hampshire -37 8 £44,941 +32.18% 3
Buckinghamshire -16 5 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £51,000 - 1
Sussex - 4 £35,000 -
Kent -20 2 £86,000 +95.45% 4
Virtual Desktop
England

Virtual Desktop
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (40.00%) Microsoft Exchange
2 15 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 69 (92.00%) Azure
2 50 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
3 38 (50.67%) Entra ID
4 24 (32.00%) Azure Storage
5 20 (26.67%) Azure Monitor
6 9 (12.00%) OneDrive
7 6 (8.00%) AWS
8 4 (5.33%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (5.33%) Azure DevOps
8 4 (5.33%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (4.00%) Azure Table
9 3 (4.00%) Cloudflare
9 3 (4.00%) IaaS
9 3 (4.00%) Mimecast
9 3 (4.00%) PaaS
9 3 (4.00%) SaaS
10 1 (1.33%) Azure Logic Apps
10 1 (1.33%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 39 (52.00%) Firewall
2 28 (37.33%) DNS
3 26 (34.67%) DHCP
4 6 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
5 5 (6.67%) VLAN
6 4 (5.33%) NetScaler
7 3 (4.00%) BGP
7 3 (4.00%) iSCSI
7 3 (4.00%) OSPF
7 3 (4.00%) RIP
7 3 (4.00%) VPN
8 2 (2.67%) LAN
8 2 (2.67%) WAN
9 1 (1.33%) Network Security
9 1 (1.33%) SAN
9 1 (1.33%) VoIP
9 1 (1.33%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) MariaDB
2 3 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 50 (66.67%) Social Skills
2 13 (17.33%) Retail
3 10 (13.33%) Finance
4 5 (6.67%) Legal
5 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.00%) Police
7 2 (2.67%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (2.67%) Public Sector
8 1 (1.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Active Directory Specialist
1 19 (25.33%) Active Directory Support
1 19 (25.33%) Azure Specialist
1 19 (25.33%) Support Specialist
2 12 (16.00%) IT Support
3 9 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (10.67%) Azure Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) Lead
4 8 (10.67%) Senior
5 6 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) IT Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
6 5 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Technical Support
6 5 (6.67%) Technical Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.33%) ARM Templates
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.67%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (25.33%) PKI
3 8 (10.67%) Mobile App
4 7 (9.33%) PMI
5 5 (6.67%) Low-Code
5 5 (6.67%) Product Ownership
6 4 (5.33%) Algorithms
6 4 (5.33%) Data Structures
6 4 (5.33%) Driving Licence
6 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.00%) Cloud Native
8 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.33%) Onboarding
Operating Systems
1 57 (76.00%) Windows
2 34 (45.33%) Windows Server
3 24 (32.00%) Windows Server 2019
4 23 (30.67%) Linux
5 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 13 (17.33%) Apple iOS
7 10 (13.33%) Windows 10
8 8 (10.67%) Android
9 4 (5.33%) VMS
10 3 (4.00%) Debian
10 3 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.33%) Agile
1 34 (45.33%) ITIL
2 27 (36.00%) DevOps
3 22 (29.33%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (28.00%) CI/CD
5 20 (26.67%) Analytics
5 20 (26.67%) Log Analytics
5 20 (26.67%) RBAC
5 20 (26.67%) Release Management
5 20 (26.67%) Service Management
6 19 (25.33%) Identity Management
6 19 (25.33%) Infrastructure as Code
6 19 (25.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 19 (25.33%) Privileged Identity Management
7 13 (17.33%) Customer Service
8 11 (14.67%) Service Delivery
9 10 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.67%) Scenario Testing
11 8 (10.67%) User Experience
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.67%) PowerShell
2 21 (28.00%) C#
3 19 (25.33%) Bicep
3 19 (25.33%) VB
3 19 (25.33%) VBScript
4 2 (2.67%) Go
4 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.67%) Python
4 2 (2.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (33.33%) Degree
2 21 (28.00%) Security Cleared
3 19 (25.33%) DV Cleared
3 19 (25.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 14 (18.67%) SC Cleared
5 7 (9.33%) PMI Certification
6 6 (8.00%) Azure Certification
7 5 (6.67%) AWS Certification
8 4 (5.33%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.33%) CCA
10 1 (1.33%) CCNA
10 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.33%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) QA
2 9 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (61.33%) Active Directory
2 22 (29.33%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.33%) vSphere
5 3 (4.00%) Docker
5 3 (4.00%) Firmware
5 3 (4.00%) NFS
5 3 (4.00%) pfSense
6 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 41 (54.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 24 (32.00%) SCCM
3 23 (30.67%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 22 (29.33%) Kubernetes
5 19 (25.33%) SCOM
5 19 (25.33%) WSUS
6 3 (4.00%) Nessus
7 2 (2.67%) Ansible
7 2 (2.67%) Terraform
8 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 59 (78.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (28.00%) Citrix
3 8 (10.67%) VMware
4 5 (6.67%) Adobe
4 5 (6.67%) Avaya
4 5 (6.67%) Cisco
4 5 (6.67%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.00%) Aruba
5 3 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.00%) NetApp
5 3 (4.00%) QNAP
5 3 (4.00%) Synology
5 3 (4.00%) Ubiquiti
6 1 (1.33%) Commvault
6 1 (1.33%) Databricks
6 1 (1.33%) Veritas
6 1 (1.33%) WatchGuard