The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Desktop Engineer
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.96% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% +6.00%  

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 394 498 563
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 96.33% 97.84% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 2353 1998
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 June 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
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) WLAN
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (30.77%) Military
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
4 3 (23.08%) Apple
4 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (23.08%) Office 365
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Line Management
4 3 (23.08%) BitLocker
4 3 (23.08%) Patch Management
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
4 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) LAN
1 9 (69.23%) WAN
1 9 (69.23%) Wi-Fi
1 9 (69.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (30.77%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Line Management
2 3 (23.08%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
1 3 (23.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Apple
2 3 (23.08%) HP