The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Desk Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 18 April 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Technician
Rank 330 311 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% 0.034% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.036% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £33,500 £24,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £22,250 £19,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.10%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11696 10979 13020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.35% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9858 9611 11780
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Service Desk Technician
London

Service Desk Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Service Desk Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Service Desk Technician
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Service Desk Technician Salary Trend in the City of London

Service Desk Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) IBM Notes
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Lotus
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Legal
5 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) MCDST
6 1 (14.29%) iPad
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) Apple
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification

Service Desk Technician
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) IBM Notes
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Broadband
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCDST
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) Lotus
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
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