The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Desk Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Manager
Rank 78 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Manager 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.18% - 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £43,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Service Desk Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1049 1049 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.10% 95.71% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 858 859 884
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Service Desk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Service Desk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Service Desk Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Service Desk Manager Salary Trend in Essex

Service Desk Manager
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Manager within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £43,500 -
Service Desk Manager
East of England

Service Desk Manager
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Service Desk Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

Service Desk Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Service Desk Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA