The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Technician
Rank 137 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.081% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £23,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £21,700 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.22%
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
2356 2081 2655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.92% 96.52% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1889 1673 2290
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 £25,000 £25,500
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 Cambridgeshire

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Technician within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 2 £23,000 -
Service Desk Technician
East of England

Service Desk Technician
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) MCP
3 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
3 6 (46.15%) ISO 9001
3 6 (46.15%) Blackberry
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) Mitel
4 4 (30.77%) Kindle
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) SLA
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft

Service Desk Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Blackberry
2 4 (30.77%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO 9001
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Mitel
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
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