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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 578 607 624
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 56 68 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 52 66 59
Median salary £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.75% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £21,750 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £33,000 £32,400
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -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
37735 42555 45663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.66% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32790 36003 38302
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 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +79 21 £29,000 +5.45% 1
Romford - 6 £23,500 -
Bromley - 2 £22,500 -
Service Desk Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 69 (69.00%) Windows
2 59 (59.00%) Active Directory
3 56 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 46 (46.00%) MS Excel
5 31 (31.00%) Asset Management
6 28 (28.00%) Windows 7
7 27 (27.00%) SLA
7 27 (27.00%) ITIL
8 25 (25.00%) Mitel
9 24 (24.00%) Service Delivery
10 23 (23.00%) IVR
10 23 (23.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 23 (23.00%) Smartphone
10 23 (23.00%) Trend Analysis
10 23 (23.00%) IT Asset Management
11 21 (21.00%) Apple
12 18 (18.00%) MS Exchange
13 16 (16.00%) Office 365
14 15 (15.00%) Finance
15 12 (12.00%) Citrix
15 12 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (11.00%) VMware
17 10 (10.00%) TCP/IP
17 10 (10.00%) VPN
17 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
18 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2008
18 9 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2013
18 9 (9.00%) Windows Server
18 9 (9.00%) MS Office
18 9 (9.00%) Linux

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 18 (18.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (7.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (5.00%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.00%) Apache
8 1 (1.00%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 46 (46.00%) MS Excel
2 23 (23.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (9.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (10.00%) VPN
2 7 (7.00%) DNS
3 6 (6.00%) LAN
3 6 (6.00%) WAN
4 5 (5.00%) DHCP
4 5 (5.00%) SAN
5 4 (4.00%) VoIP
6 3 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.00%) FTP
7 2 (2.00%) Firewall
7 2 (2.00%) Internet
7 2 (2.00%) PBX
8 1 (1.00%) BGP
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.00%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.00%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.00%) MPLS
8 1 (1.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.00%) MySQL
2 3 (3.00%) Informix
2 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.00%) Banking
2 3 (3.00%) Games
2 3 (3.00%) Law
3 2 (2.00%) Retail
3 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.00%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.00%) IVR
1 23 (23.00%) Smartphone
2 8 (8.00%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.00%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.00%) iPad
5 3 (3.00%) iPhone
5 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.00%) Clustering
6 1 (1.00%) CMDB
6 1 (1.00%) Handset
6 1 (1.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 69 (69.00%) Windows
2 28 (28.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (9.00%) Linux
4 9 (9.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.00%) Solaris
6 7 (7.00%) Mac OS X
6 7 (7.00%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.00%) Android
8 5 (5.00%) Apple iOS
8 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.00%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.00%) AIX
10 2 (2.00%) HPUX
10 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.00%) Asset Management
2 27 (27.00%) ITIL
3 24 (24.00%) Service Delivery
4 23 (23.00%) IT Asset Management
4 23 (23.00%) Trend Analysis
5 7 (7.00%) Service Management
6 6 (6.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (6.00%) ITSM
7 4 (4.00%) Change Management
7 4 (4.00%) Line Management
7 4 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.00%) Security Patching
7 4 (4.00%) Ticket Management
7 4 (4.00%) Time Management
8 3 (3.00%) Release Management
8 3 (3.00%) Software Asset Management
9 2 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.00%) Wealth Management
10 1 (1.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.00%) VB
3 1 (1.00%) PHP
3 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (9.00%) MCITP
1 9 (9.00%) MCSE
1 9 (9.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (6.00%) MCSA
3 5 (5.00%) CCNA
3 5 (5.00%) MCP
4 3 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.00%) CCIE
6 1 (1.00%) CCNP
6 1 (1.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (27.00%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (59.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.00%) XenApp
3 3 (3.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.00%) vSphere
5 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) Nagios
1 7 (7.00%) SCCM
2 6 (6.00%) Opsview
2 6 (6.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 56 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (25.00%) Mitel
3 21 (21.00%) Apple
4 12 (12.00%) Citrix
5 11 (11.00%) VMware
6 7 (7.00%) Cisco
6 7 (7.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (6.00%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.00%) Sybase
9 2 (2.00%) HP
9 2 (2.00%) Symantec
10 1 (1.00%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.00%) Dell
10 1 (1.00%) EMC
10 1 (1.00%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.00%) Lotus
10 1 (1.00%) NetApp
10 1 (1.00%) Polycom
10 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.00%) Splunk
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