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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 38 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 0.66% 0.83% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.93% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £21,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.38% +12.06%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Service Desk Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leatherhead 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
Leatherhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
148 107 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 98.01% 88.43% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 131 97 177
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Service Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

Service Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

Service Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Leatherhead

Service Desk Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) MCSA
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) A+ Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
6 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
6 1 (14.29%) XenApp
6 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
6 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
6 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange

Service Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSA
3 2 (28.57%) A+ Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (28.57%) MCP
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft