The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Service Desk Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 601 583 651
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 43 87 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 41 75 58
Median salary £26,500 £28,000 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.35% +2.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £32,600
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.17%
Service Desk Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39261 41575 47018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.75% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34088 35095 39319
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Service Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Service Desk Engineer in the job title.

Service Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Service Desk Engineer Salary Trend in London

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Desk Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Service Desk Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Service Desk Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +41 7 £30,000 -5.51%
Canary Wharf +6 3 £35,000 -
Romford - 2 £23,500 -
Service Desk Engineer
England

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Service Desk Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Service Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 60 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 55 (63.22%) Windows
3 45 (51.72%) Windows 7
4 41 (47.13%) Microsoft
5 26 (29.89%) MS Excel
5 26 (29.89%) ITIL
6 23 (26.44%) Apple
7 14 (16.09%) MS Office
8 13 (14.94%) MCSE
8 13 (14.94%) MS Exchange
8 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (14.94%) MCITP
9 12 (13.79%) Finance
9 12 (13.79%) MCSA
10 11 (12.64%) Linux
10 11 (12.64%) Office 365
10 11 (12.64%) Windows Server
11 10 (11.49%) Solaris
11 10 (11.49%) VPN
12 9 (10.34%) Nagios
12 9 (10.34%) Red Hat
12 9 (10.34%) TCP/IP
12 9 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (9.20%) SolarWinds
13 8 (9.20%) ZABBIX
13 8 (9.20%) Opsview
13 8 (9.20%) Cisco
13 8 (9.20%) Mac OS X
13 8 (9.20%) Citrix
13 8 (9.20%) Blackberry

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (14.94%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.75%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.15%) Apache
5 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.15%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (29.89%) MS Excel
2 14 (16.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.49%) VPN
2 9 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.90%) DHCP
3 6 (6.90%) DNS
3 6 (6.90%) LAN
3 6 (6.90%) WAN
4 4 (4.60%) VoIP
5 3 (3.45%) FTP
5 3 (3.45%) PBX
6 2 (2.30%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.15%) BGP
7 1 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.15%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.15%) IPv4
7 1 (1.15%) MPLS
7 1 (1.15%) SAN
7 1 (1.15%) Skype
7 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) MySQL
2 3 (3.45%) Informix
2 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (13.79%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Law
3 3 (3.45%) Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Games
4 2 (2.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.15%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.90%) Hedge funds
3 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.45%) iPad
5 3 (3.45%) iPhone
6 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.15%) Clustering
6 1 (1.15%) CMDB
6 1 (1.15%) NHS
6 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 55 (63.22%) Windows
2 45 (51.72%) Windows 7
3 11 (12.64%) Linux
3 11 (12.64%) Windows Server
4 10 (11.49%) Solaris
5 8 (9.20%) Mac OS X
6 6 (6.90%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.45%) Android
9 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.30%) AIX
10 2 (2.30%) HPUX
10 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) ITIL
2 8 (9.20%) ITSM
2 8 (9.20%) Service Management
3 6 (6.90%) Asset Management
3 6 (6.90%) Change Management
4 5 (5.75%) Release Management
5 4 (4.60%) Line Management
5 4 (4.60%) Security Patching
5 4 (4.60%) Ticket Management
5 4 (4.60%) Time Management
6 3 (3.45%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.45%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (2.30%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.15%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.15%) CRM
8 1 (1.15%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.15%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.15%) Patch Management
8 1 (1.15%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.15%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.45%) SQL
2 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.30%) VB
3 1 (1.15%) PHP
3 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) MCITP
1 13 (14.94%) MCSE
1 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.79%) MCSA
3 7 (8.05%) MCTS
4 6 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.90%) MCP
5 5 (5.75%) CCNA
5 5 (5.75%) Degree
6 4 (4.60%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.15%) CCIE
8 1 (1.15%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.60%) XenApp
3 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.15%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.15%) vSphere
4 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) Nagios
2 8 (9.20%) Opsview
2 8 (9.20%) SCCM
2 8 (9.20%) ZABBIX
3 3 (3.45%) DameWare
4 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.15%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 41 (47.13%) Microsoft
2 23 (26.44%) Apple
3 9 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 8 (9.20%) Cisco
4 8 (9.20%) Citrix
4 8 (9.20%) SolarWinds
5 5 (5.75%) VMware
6 4 (4.60%) Dell
6 4 (4.60%) HP
7 3 (3.45%) Sybase
8 2 (2.30%) Mitel
9 1 (1.15%) EMC
9 1 (1.15%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.15%) Lotus
9 1 (1.15%) NetApp
9 1 (1.15%) Polycom
9 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.15%) Splunk
9 1 (1.15%) Symantec
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