The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Service Desk Technician 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 Technician
England / London
Rank 570 629 633
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 1 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.003% 0.025% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.026% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 8
Median salary £28,500 £30,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +39.53%
UK excluding London median salary £20,000 £21,500 £20,185
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +6.51%

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 Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Service Desk Technician Jobs Demand Trend in London

Service Desk Technician
Salary Trend in London

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

Service Desk Technician Salary Trend in London

Service Desk Technician Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Service Desk Technician 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 Technician in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Ticket Management
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Law
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP

Service Desk Technician 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Ticket Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
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