The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Service Desk Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Technician
Rank 118 127 131
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.19% 0.10% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.10% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Median salary £22,000 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £21,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
Service Desk Technician
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1568 1921 2427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.51% 96.34% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1304 1660 1923
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Service Desk Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region that featured Service Desk Technician in the job title.

Service Desk Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Service Desk Technician
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Service Desk Technician Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Service Desk Technician
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Technician within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -4 2 £22,000 -12.00%
Cambridge - 1 £24,500 -
Service Desk Technician
East of England

Service Desk Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Service Desk Technician 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Service Desk Technician in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

Service Desk Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) VMware