The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 45 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.63% 0.43% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £20,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
Service Desk Engineer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe 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
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
299 226 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 94.92% 96.58% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 220 180 181
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Service Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Service Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Service Desk Engineer Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Service Desk Engineer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management

Service Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft