The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Desktop Engineer
South East / Surrey
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 193 174
Rank change year-on-year +43 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 14 20 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.50% 0.47% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.48% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 32
Median salary £21,000 £32,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.37% +16.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,755 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £35,000 £44,400
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% -1.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2717 4162 4394
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.42% 97.68% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2193 3567 3650
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in Surrey

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer in Surrey.

Salary trend for Desktop Engineer in Surrey

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +34 8 £21,000 -33.33% 1
Redhill - 2 £20,650 -
Camberley +19 1 £30,500 -
Epsom +11 1 £22,500 -
Godalming - 1 £21,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £27,500 -
Desktop Engineer
South East

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Desktop Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (81.58%) Windows
2 29 (76.32%) Active Directory
3 27 (71.05%) Office 365
3 27 (71.05%) Windows 7
3 27 (71.05%) MS Excel
4 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
5 25 (65.79%) Windows 8
6 24 (63.16%) Firewall
6 24 (63.16%) Windows 10
7 23 (60.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (60.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (57.89%) TCP/IP
9 21 (55.26%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (52.63%) Hyper-V
11 6 (15.79%) MS Office
12 5 (13.16%) MCP
13 4 (10.53%) VPN
13 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
14 3 (7.89%) ITIL
14 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
14 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
14 3 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (7.89%) FileMaker
14 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
14 3 (7.89%) Dropbox
14 3 (7.89%) Patch Management
15 2 (5.26%) Time Management
15 2 (5.26%) Application Packaging
15 2 (5.26%) Software Packaging
15 2 (5.26%) LANDesk

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (71.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.79%) MS Office
3 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (71.05%) Office 365
2 21 (55.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.89%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 24 (63.16%) Firewall
2 22 (57.89%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.53%) VPN
4 2 (5.26%) 3G
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) DNS
5 1 (2.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) FileMaker
General
1 1 (2.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.26%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) Windows
2 27 (71.05%) Windows 7
3 25 (65.79%) Windows 8
4 24 (63.16%) Windows 10
5 23 (60.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (60.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.63%) Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (7.89%) ITIL
1 3 (7.89%) Patch Management
1 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
2 2 (5.26%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
2 2 (5.26%) Software Deployment
2 2 (5.26%) Time Management
3 1 (2.63%) IT Strategy
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) MCP
2 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.26%) MCSE
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (76.32%) Active Directory
2 20 (52.63%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.26%) Citrix
3 2 (5.26%) Dell
3 2 (5.26%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) LANDesk
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