The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Service Desk Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Technician
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £19,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%
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
548 647 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.46% 98.78% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 454 534 508
Median salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Service Desk Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region that featured Service Desk Technician in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Service Desk Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region featuring Service Desk Technician in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Migration
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) IPsec
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) VPN

Service Desk Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) IPsec
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) VLAN
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) VMware