The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 188 191 189
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 13 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.32% 0.076% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.080% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 4
Average salary £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,550 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,400 £26,050
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,250 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+5.61% -1.11%
Service Desk Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3810 3771 3990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.59% 95.11% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3092 3230 3425
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Service Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Service Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Service Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

Service Desk Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Fareham - 5 £23,500 -
Southampton - 2 £20,750 -
Farnborough -3 1 £17,500 -22.22%
Service Desk Engineer
South East

Service Desk Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
5 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (25.00%) MCP
7 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) DHCP
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (25.00%) Internet
7 4 (25.00%) HP
7 4 (25.00%) DNS
7 4 (25.00%) MCDST
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
9 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) Remedy
9 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
9 2 (12.50%) MS Office

Service Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
1 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
2 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) MCP
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (25.00%) MCDST
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Citrix
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) Remedy