The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Desk Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Engineer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
Service Desk Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1325 1046 1187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.00% 96.49% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 827 677 758
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,875
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Service Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Service Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Service Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Service Desk Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Service Desk Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Verint
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

Service Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Service Desk Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Verint
1 1 (50.00%) VMware