Period
to 18 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Virtual Desktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Desktop over the 6 months to 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Desktop
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 237 144 293
Rank change year-on-year -93 +149 -10
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Desktop 24 12 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.36% 0.45% 0.014%
As % of the System Software category 1.78% 2.40% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 1
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +32.50% +14.29% -8.50%
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +2.00% -2.44% -6.82%

Virtual Desktop is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,347 501 1,397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.17% 18.72% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,089 464 1,267
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £21,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £34,875 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £52,864
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,125 £60,750
England median annual salary £56,757 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.19% +10.00% -

Virtual Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Virtual Desktop as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Desktop in Yorkshire

Virtual Desktop
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Virtual Desktop in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Virtual Desktop in Yorkshire

Virtual Desktop
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Virtual Desktop in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Virtual Desktop in Yorkshire

Virtual Desktop
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 2021. 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
North Yorkshire +5 14 £46,000 +8.24% 1
West Yorkshire -86 9 £51,000 +27.50% 2
South Yorkshire -48 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Virtual Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Virtual Desktop.

1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Azure
3 11 (45.83%) Ansible
3 11 (45.83%) Terraform
4 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (41.67%) VMware
5 9 (37.50%) Migration
5 9 (37.50%) SCCM
5 9 (37.50%) SQL
5 9 (37.50%) DNS
6 7 (29.17%) EMC Certification
6 7 (29.17%) Linux
6 7 (29.17%) HP
6 7 (29.17%) Dell
6 7 (29.17%) EMC
6 7 (29.17%) Skype
6 7 (29.17%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (29.17%) Network Management
6 7 (29.17%) Skype for Business
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (29.17%) Virtual Environments
6 7 (29.17%) VSAN
6 7 (29.17%) Network Virtualisation
6 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (25.00%) Server Management
7 6 (25.00%) Public Cloud

Virtual Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (29.17%) Skype for Business
2 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.50%) Confluence
3 3 (12.50%) IIS
3 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 13 (54.17%) Azure
2 7 (29.17%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (20.83%) AWS
3 5 (20.83%) AWS CodeDeploy
3 5 (20.83%) AWS CodePipeline
3 5 (20.83%) SaaS
4 3 (12.50%) Amazon EKS
4 3 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (12.50%) OneDrive
4 3 (12.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) DNS
2 7 (29.17%) Skype
2 7 (29.17%) VSAN
3 6 (25.00%) LAN
3 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (8.33%) NAS
4 2 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.50%) Public Sector
2 2 (8.33%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Server Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Support Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Server Support
5 2 (8.33%) Technology Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Support
6 1 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Storage Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 5 (20.83%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (8.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) Android
3 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (12.50%) Mac OS
3 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Migration
2 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) Network Management
2 7 (29.17%) Network Virtualisation
2 7 (29.17%) Virtual Environments
3 6 (25.00%) Server Management
4 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) User Stories
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (12.50%) High Availability
5 3 (12.50%) Security Patching
6 2 (8.33%) Antivirus Management
6 2 (8.33%) Coaching
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) EMC Certification
2 3 (12.50%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (8.33%) A+ Certification
3 2 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (8.33%) MCSA
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.33%) PMO
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) Docker
3 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.33%) XenApp
4 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Ansible
1 11 (45.83%) Terraform
2 9 (37.50%) SCCM
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (25.00%) SCOM
4 6 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) Dell
3 7 (29.17%) EMC
3 7 (29.17%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) Ivanti
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco