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 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 31 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.70% - 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% - 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £23,000 - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
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
182 256 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 98.38% 98.08% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 147 231 185
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) MS Office
2 14 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 14 (77.78%) Windows XP
2 14 (77.78%) SLA
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 12 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
3 12 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 12 (66.67%) Citrix
3 12 (66.67%) ITIL
3 12 (66.67%) Apple
4 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 10 (55.56%) Office 365
5 8 (44.44%) Avaya
5 8 (44.44%) Handset
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (22.22%) A+ Certification
7 2 (11.11%) Retail
7 2 (11.11%) MCDST
7 2 (11.11%) MCTS
7 2 (11.11%) MCITP
7 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.11%) French Language
7 2 (11.11%) German Language
7 2 (11.11%) Replication
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 14 (77.78%) MS Excel
1 14 (77.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 2 (11.11%) French Language
1 2 (11.11%) German Language
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (44.44%) Handset
3 2 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
2 14 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 12 (66.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Unix
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) A+ Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCDST
2 2 (11.11%) MCITP
2 2 (11.11%) MCP
2 2 (11.11%) MCSA
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) MCTS
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
1 12 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Apple
2 12 (66.67%) Citrix
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) Avaya
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