The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Technician
Rank 77 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.16% - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £22,500 - £16,000
UK excluding London average salary £19,500 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -
Service Desk Technician
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
600 892 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 95.54% 98.78% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 464 734 562
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Service Desk Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Service Desk Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Service Desk Technician
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Service Desk Technician Salary Trend in Dorset

Service Desk Technician
Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
Bournemouth - 1 £22,500 - 1
Service Desk Technician
South West

Service Desk Technician
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Service Desk Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago