The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Technician
Rank 129 131 127
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.23% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £23,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,750 £19,000
% change year-on-year
-3.29% +19.73%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2005 1916 1843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.09% 96.14% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1540 1609 1548
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Service Desk Technician
South East

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 10 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Windows

Service Desk Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Asset Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco