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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 617 556 640
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +84
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 41 102 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.24% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39 80 50
Median salary £26,500 £28,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.35% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -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
40326 42640 46978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.81% 95.81% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 34966 35890 38832
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
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 4 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 4 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 +45 10 £31,500 +1.61% 1
Canary Wharf +3 3 £35,000 - 1
Service Desk Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 53 (64.63%) Windows
1 53 (64.63%) Active Directory
2 44 (53.66%) Windows 7
3 40 (48.78%) Microsoft
4 26 (31.71%) MS Excel
5 23 (28.05%) ITIL
6 20 (24.39%) Apple
7 15 (18.29%) MS Office
8 14 (17.07%) MS Exchange
9 13 (15.85%) MCITP
9 13 (15.85%) MCSE
9 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (14.63%) MCSA
10 12 (14.63%) Linux
10 12 (14.63%) Finance
10 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
11 11 (13.41%) Citrix
11 11 (13.41%) VPN
12 10 (12.20%) Blackberry
12 10 (12.20%) Nagios
12 10 (12.20%) Solaris
12 10 (12.20%) TCP/IP
13 9 (10.98%) Red Hat
13 9 (10.98%) Service Management
13 9 (10.98%) ITSM
13 9 (10.98%) SolarWinds
13 9 (10.98%) ZABBIX
13 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (10.98%) Opsview
14 8 (9.76%) Office 365

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 14 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.88%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.22%) Apache
6 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (31.71%) MS Excel
2 15 (18.29%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.41%) VPN
2 10 (12.20%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.32%) DHCP
3 6 (7.32%) DNS
3 6 (7.32%) LAN
3 6 (7.32%) WAN
4 4 (4.88%) FTP
4 4 (4.88%) VoIP
5 3 (3.66%) IP Telephony
5 3 (3.66%) PBX
6 1 (1.22%) BGP
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.22%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.22%) IPv4
6 1 (1.22%) MPLS
6 1 (1.22%) SAN
6 1 (1.22%) Skype
6 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) MySQL
2 3 (3.66%) Informix
2 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (14.63%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Law
3 4 (4.88%) Banking
4 3 (3.66%) Games
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Legal
6 1 (1.22%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.10%) Hedge funds
2 5 (6.10%) iPad
2 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.88%) iPhone
4 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) CMDB
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.22%) NHS
4 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (64.63%) Windows
2 44 (53.66%) Windows 7
3 12 (14.63%) Linux
3 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
4 10 (12.20%) Solaris
5 7 (8.54%) Mac OS X
6 6 (7.32%) Android
7 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.88%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.44%) AIX
10 2 (2.44%) HPUX
10 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.22%) Unix
11 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.05%) ITIL
2 9 (10.98%) ITSM
2 9 (10.98%) Service Management
3 6 (7.32%) Change Management
4 5 (6.10%) Asset Management
4 5 (6.10%) Release Management
4 5 (6.10%) Time Management
5 4 (4.88%) Line Management
5 4 (4.88%) Security Patching
5 4 (4.88%) Ticket Management
6 3 (3.66%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.66%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (1.22%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.22%) CRM
7 1 (1.22%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.22%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.22%) Open Source
7 1 (1.22%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.22%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) SQL
2 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.44%) VB
3 1 (1.22%) PHP
3 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (15.85%) MCITP
1 13 (15.85%) MCSE
1 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (14.63%) MCSA
3 7 (8.54%) MCTS
4 6 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.32%) MCP
5 5 (6.10%) CCNA
6 4 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.66%) Degree
8 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.22%) CCIE
9 1 (1.22%) CCNP
9 1 (1.22%) HND
9 1 (1.22%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (1.22%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (64.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.10%) XenApp
3 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.22%) vSphere
4 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) Nagios
2 9 (10.98%) Opsview
2 9 (10.98%) ZABBIX
3 6 (7.32%) SCCM
4 3 (3.66%) DameWare
5 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.22%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 40 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 20 (24.39%) Apple
3 11 (13.41%) Citrix
4 9 (10.98%) Red Hat
4 9 (10.98%) SolarWinds
5 7 (8.54%) Cisco
6 4 (4.88%) Dell
6 4 (4.88%) HP
7 3 (3.66%) Sybase
7 3 (3.66%) VMware
8 2 (2.44%) Mitel
9 1 (1.22%) EMC
9 1 (1.22%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.22%) Lotus
9 1 (1.22%) NetApp
9 1 (1.22%) Polycom
9 1 (1.22%) Splunk
9 1 (1.22%) Symantec
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