The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Desk Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford 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 31 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 Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Technician
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 0.67% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £18,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +18.42%
Job Titles Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
145 70 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 96.67% 95.89% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 136 63 123
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Service Desk Technician
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Service Desk Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Service Desk Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Service Desk Technician
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Service Desk Technician Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Service Desk Technician
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) MCP
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Windows

Service Desk Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft