The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Desk Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Engineer
Rank - 37 41
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 0.84% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.88% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
Service Desk Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
147 228 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 97.35% 96.20% 92.23%
Number of salaries quoted 118 202 154
Average salary £60,000 £64,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -17.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Service Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Service Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Service Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Service Desk Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Service Desk Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Sybase
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) iPad
2 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (50.00%) Google Apps
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (50.00%) Opsview
2 3 (50.00%) Publishing
2 3 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (50.00%) Google
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) CMDB
2 3 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Informix
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) FTP
2 3 (50.00%) B2B

Service Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Service Desk Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Informix
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (50.00%) Publishing
1 3 (50.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) CMDB
1 3 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) B2B
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
1 3 (50.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Sybase
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) Google