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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Desk Engineer
England / London
Rank 558 603 563
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 13 36 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.090% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.094% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 73
Median salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £24,750 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+7.60% +2.22%

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
32033 38421 38887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.12% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27187 32991 33062
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Croydon - 2 £26,500 -
City of London +25 1 £34,000 +30.76% 1
Service Desk Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 34 (89.47%) Windows
2 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 24 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 20 (52.63%) MS Excel
5 15 (39.47%) Windows 7
6 14 (36.84%) MS Office
6 14 (36.84%) MS Exchange
7 13 (34.21%) Citrix
7 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
8 11 (28.95%) VMware
9 9 (23.68%) Finance
9 9 (23.68%) SLA
9 9 (23.68%) ITIL
10 8 (21.05%) Banking
11 7 (18.42%) Windows 10
12 6 (15.79%) Reuters
12 6 (15.79%) Bloomberg
12 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (15.79%) Office 365
13 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
13 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (13.16%) SCCM
13 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (13.16%) VPN
13 5 (13.16%) Apple
13 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
13 5 (13.16%) Firewall
14 4 (10.53%) DNS
14 4 (10.53%) Smartphone
14 4 (10.53%) Asset Management

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 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) CMS
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (52.63%) MS Excel
2 14 (36.84%) MS Office
3 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Firewall
1 5 (13.16%) VPN
2 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) LAN
3 3 (7.89%) WAN
4 2 (5.26%) Internet
4 2 (5.26%) PuTTY
4 2 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.26%) VLAN
4 2 (5.26%) Wireless
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.63%) SAN
5 1 (2.63%) VoIP
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Back Office
3 2 (5.26%) Front Office
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Private Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.53%) Smartphone
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.26%) Hedge funds
4 2 (5.26%) iPad
4 2 (5.26%) IVR
5 1 (2.63%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 34 (89.47%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows 7
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
4 7 (18.42%) Windows 10
5 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
6 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.26%) Android
7 2 (5.26%) Mac OS
7 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.63%) OS/2
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
2 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
3 3 (7.89%) Wealth Management
4 2 (5.26%) Application Discovery
4 2 (5.26%) Change Management
4 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.26%) Investment Management
4 2 (5.26%) IT Asset Management
4 2 (5.26%) Project Management
4 2 (5.26%) Security Patching
4 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.26%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.63%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Operations Management
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
1 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.89%) MCTS
3 2 (5.26%) A+ Certification
3 2 (5.26%) DBS Check
3 2 (5.26%) MCP
3 2 (5.26%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) MCITP
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.63%) XenApp
4 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.63%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) Citrix
3 11 (28.95%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) Bloomberg
4 6 (15.79%) Reuters
5 5 (13.16%) Apple
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) LANDesk
6 2 (5.26%) Mitel
6 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.26%) Symantec
7 1 (2.63%) Adobe
7 1 (2.63%) Avaya
7 1 (2.63%) FactSet
7 1 (2.63%) Fidessa
7 1 (2.63%) ION Trading
7 1 (2.63%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
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