The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 199 218
Rank change year-on-year +24 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 6 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.17% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 6
Median salary - £24,250 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.02%  
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 West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3535 4306 4974
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.84% 96.83% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3137 3572 3979
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,200 £57,500
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in West Yorkshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Desktop Engineer in West Yorkshire

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Leeds +26 6 - -
Desktop Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (60.00%) Mac OS
3 6 (60.00%) VirtualBox
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) C
3 6 (60.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (60.00%) OOD
3 6 (60.00%) HTTP
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) NetBeans
3 6 (60.00%) Docker
3 6 (60.00%) RESTful
3 6 (60.00%) Confluence
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (60.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) HTTP
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) NAS
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) VLAN
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
1 6 (60.00%) NetBeans
1 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) OO
1 6 (60.00%) OOD
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
1 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Docker
1 6 (60.00%) VirtualBox
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Mitel
3 2 (20.00%) Synology
3 2 (20.00%) Veeam
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft