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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 588 603 640
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 46 64 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 45 60 63
Median salary £29,000 £29,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.69% +7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £33,000 £33,600
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -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
37731 42824 48215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.70% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32834 36221 40358
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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +60 14 £29,000 -4.91% 2
Romford - 6 £23,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £35,000 -
Service Desk Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 62 (66.67%) Windows
2 59 (63.44%) Active Directory
3 51 (54.84%) Microsoft
4 36 (38.71%) MS Excel
5 35 (37.63%) Windows 7
6 26 (27.96%) ITIL
7 24 (25.81%) Apple
8 17 (18.28%) Asset Management
9 15 (16.13%) Office 365
9 15 (16.13%) SLA
10 14 (15.05%) Finance
11 13 (13.98%) Mitel
12 12 (12.90%) MCITP
12 12 (12.90%) MS Exchange
12 12 (12.90%) MCSE
12 12 (12.90%) Service Delivery
12 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (11.83%) Smartphone
13 11 (11.83%) MS PowerPoint
13 11 (11.83%) IVR
13 11 (11.83%) IT Asset Management
13 11 (11.83%) Trend Analysis
14 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (10.75%) MCSA
15 9 (9.68%) Linux
15 9 (9.68%) MS Office
15 9 (9.68%) Citrix
15 9 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
16 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (8.60%) Solaris

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 12 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.38%) Skype for Business
5 4 (4.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.08%) Apache
6 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (38.71%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) TCP/IP
1 8 (8.60%) VPN
2 5 (5.38%) DHCP
2 5 (5.38%) DNS
2 5 (5.38%) LAN
2 5 (5.38%) WAN
3 4 (4.30%) VoIP
4 3 (3.23%) FTP
4 3 (3.23%) SAN
5 2 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.15%) PBX
6 1 (1.08%) BGP
6 1 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.08%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.08%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.08%) MPLS
6 1 (1.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) MySQL
2 3 (3.23%) Informix
2 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (15.05%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Law
3 3 (3.23%) Games
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
4 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) IVR
1 11 (11.83%) Smartphone
2 5 (5.38%) Hedge funds
3 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.23%) iPad
4 3 (3.23%) iPhone
4 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) NHS
6 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 62 (66.67%) Windows
2 35 (37.63%) Windows 7
3 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (9.68%) Linux
5 8 (8.60%) Solaris
5 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (7.53%) Mac OS X
7 6 (6.45%) Windows Server
8 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.30%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.30%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.23%) Android
10 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.15%) AIX
11 2 (2.15%) HPUX
11 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.96%) ITIL
2 17 (18.28%) Asset Management
3 12 (12.90%) Service Delivery
4 11 (11.83%) IT Asset Management
4 11 (11.83%) Trend Analysis
5 6 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 6 (6.45%) ITSM
5 6 (6.45%) Service Management
6 4 (4.30%) Change Management
6 4 (4.30%) Line Management
6 4 (4.30%) Security Patching
6 4 (4.30%) Ticket Management
6 4 (4.30%) Time Management
7 3 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.23%) Release Management
7 3 (3.23%) Software Asset Management
8 2 (2.15%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.08%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.08%) CRM
9 1 (1.08%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.23%) SQL
2 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.15%) VB
3 1 (1.08%) PHP
3 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) MCITP
1 12 (12.90%) MCSE
1 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.75%) MCSA
3 6 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (5.38%) CCNA
4 5 (5.38%) Degree
4 5 (5.38%) MCP
4 5 (5.38%) MCTS
5 3 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.08%) CCIE
7 1 (1.08%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (63.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.38%) XenApp
3 4 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) SCCM
2 7 (7.53%) Nagios
3 6 (6.45%) Opsview
3 6 (6.45%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.08%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 51 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 24 (25.81%) Apple
3 13 (13.98%) Mitel
4 9 (9.68%) Citrix
5 7 (7.53%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.53%) VMware
6 6 (6.45%) Cisco
6 6 (6.45%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.23%) Sybase
8 1 (1.08%) Dell
8 1 (1.08%) EMC
8 1 (1.08%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.08%) HP
8 1 (1.08%) Lotus
8 1 (1.08%) NetApp
8 1 (1.08%) Polycom
8 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.08%) Splunk
8 1 (1.08%) Symantec
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