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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 175 186 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.36% 0.054% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.054% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £24,500 £28,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -2.17%
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
3293 3676 3929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.72% 98.37% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2890 3054 3390
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Desk Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Service Desk Engineer Salary Histogram 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 30 April 2016. 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 £24,000 -
Farnborough - 5 £24,500 -
Southampton - 1 £17,000 -
Service Desk Engineer
South East

Service Desk Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
3 13 (68.42%) VMware
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco
4 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
6 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
6 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
7 7 (36.84%) MCSA
7 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
9 5 (26.32%) Firewall
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (21.05%) CCNA
11 3 (15.79%) NCSA
11 3 (15.79%) Mac OS
11 3 (15.79%) NCDA
11 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (15.79%) MCDST
11 3 (15.79%) MCTS
11 3 (15.79%) HP
11 3 (15.79%) Citrix
11 3 (15.79%) CCA
11 3 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (15.79%) MS Excel

Service Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
1 3 (15.79%) Service Management
2 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) MCSA
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (21.05%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.79%) CCA
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (15.79%) MCDST
4 3 (15.79%) MCSE
4 3 (15.79%) MCTS
4 3 (15.79%) NCDA
4 3 (15.79%) NCSA
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) Juniper
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy