The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Service Desk Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Desk Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 189 174 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.031% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.032% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £18,500 £23,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.56% -
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3502 3110 3781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.79% 95.99% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3016 2600 3269
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 Manchester

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

Service Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Service Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Service Desk Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 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
Oldham - 1 £17,500 -
Stockport - 1 £17,000 - 1
Service Desk Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region featuring Service Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (22.22%) CMDB
4 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (22.22%) ADSL
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) ADSL
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CMDB
1 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
1 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago