Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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 > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 129 164
Rank change year-on-year -6 +35 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 6 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.30% 0.60% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.62% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 3
West Sussex median annual salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -1.96% -40.00%
South East median annual salary £27,500 £25,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% -5.56% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1,914 2,083 2,521
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 96.12% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,671 1,842 2,251
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in West Sussex

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Desktop Engineer in West Sussex

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Burgess Hill -13 5 £26,000 +4.00%
Desktop Engineer
South East

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 West Sussex region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) EqualLogic
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Line Management
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (83.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Storage
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Line Management
1 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) EqualLogic
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) VMware