The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Desk Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Technician
Rank - 129 129
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £25,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £19,500 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.27%
Service Desk Technician
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1707 1774 1711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.36% 92.20% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1383 1537
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Desk Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Desk Technician in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Desk Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Service Desk Technician
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Desk Technician across the Buckinghamshire region.

Service Desk Technician Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Service Desk Technician
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Service Desk Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Desk Technician in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Mitel
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS

Service Desk Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Service Desk Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Desk Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Mitel