Period
to 12 June 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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Desktop
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 222 195 314
Rank change year-on-year -27 +119 -13
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Desktop 14 6 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.25% 0.14% 0.079%
As % of the System Software category 1.20% 0.85% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 6
10th Percentile £31,250 " £30,500
25th Percentile £52,500 " £35,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £70,000 £40,500
Median % change year-on-year -21.43% +72.84% +2.53%
75th Percentile £71,250 " £47,500
90th Percentile £72,500 " £48,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% -0.90% +5.71%

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 1,166 706 1,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.71% 16.46% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,042 620 1,303
10th Percentile £24,010 £25,750 £21,000
25th Percentile £34,313 £36,136 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £46,750 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.60% +16.88% +1.27%
75th Percentile £63,750 £58,063 £49,294
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,100 £57,500
England median annual salary £56,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.00% +5.26%

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 12 June 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 12 June 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
West Yorkshire -16 10 £55,000 -21.43% 1
North Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
Virtual Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 12 June 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 11 (78.57%) Windows
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft 365
2 10 (71.43%) Azure
2 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix
3 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
3 9 (64.29%) OneDrive
4 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 8 (57.14%) Project Management
5 7 (50.00%) Firewall
5 7 (50.00%) Migration
5 7 (50.00%) Application Packaging
6 6 (42.86%) SSL
6 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
6 6 (42.86%) AWS
6 6 (42.86%) Zerto
6 6 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 6 (42.86%) Resource Allocation
6 6 (42.86%) Project Delivery
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
8 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
9 3 (21.43%) LAN
9 3 (21.43%) WAN

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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft 365
2 10 (71.43%) Azure
3 9 (64.29%) OneDrive
4 6 (42.86%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (42.86%) SSL
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) SAN
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) NAS
7 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Cloud Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Support Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technology Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
4 3 (21.43%) Android
4 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
4 3 (21.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 7 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 7 (50.00%) Migration
3 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 6 (42.86%) Project Delivery
3 6 (42.86%) Resource Allocation
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Security Patching
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Antivirus Management
6 2 (14.29%) BCP
6 2 (14.29%) Coaching
6 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 2 (14.29%) PMO
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (14.29%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Ansible
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
1 3 (21.43%) Single Sign-On
1 3 (21.43%) Terraform
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix
4 6 (42.86%) Zerto
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) MobileIron
5 1 (7.14%) New Relic
5 1 (7.14%) Splunk
5 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard