Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Desktop Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 20 November 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 101 132
Rank change year-on-year -9 +31 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 8 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.51% 1.30% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 1.33% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 11
Wiltshire median annual salary £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +1.89% +10.42%
10th Percentile £22,200 £24,625 £23,000
90th Percentile £28,200 £30,000 £27,750
South West median annual salary £24,000 £25,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -3.77% +10.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1520 1649 2120
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.75% 97.52% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1282 1412 1871
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,973 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in Wiltshire

Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Desktop Engineer in Wiltshire

Desktop Engineer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Swindon +5 8 £25,000 -
Desktop Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Wiltshire region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 8
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) HP
3 6 (75.00%) Mac OS X
3 6 (75.00%) Apple
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (75.00%) Software Packaging
3 6 (75.00%) SCCM
3 6 (75.00%) SCOM
3 6 (75.00%) Change Management
3 6 (75.00%) Backup Exec
3 6 (75.00%) Line Management
3 6 (75.00%) BitLocker
3 6 (75.00%) Patch Management
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (75.00%) Office 365
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (12.50%) SQL

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 8
3 6 (75.00%) Mac OS X
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Change Management
2 6 (75.00%) Line Management
2 6 (75.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
1 6 (75.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Apple
2 6 (75.00%) HP