The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Engineer
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 49 69 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.21% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 -
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 Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 401 547 564
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 97.33% 92.09% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 335 498 456
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in Swindon

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Desktop Engineer in Swindon

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 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 Swindon region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) MS Office
2 7 (53.85%) Fat Client
2 7 (53.85%) Intel
2 7 (53.85%) Thin Client
3 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) WLAN
3 6 (46.15%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Office
2 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) LAN
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
1 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (46.15%) WLAN
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Fat Client
1 7 (53.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Intel
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft