The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Desk Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 102 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.46% 0.065% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.068% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £18,500 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £23,500 £22,250
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +5.61%
Service Desk Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1438 1478 1666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.56% 96.22% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1178 1271 1478
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Service Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Desk Engineer in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Service Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Service Desk Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Service Desk Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Desk Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (76.19%) MS Excel
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (14.29%) CCNA
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (14.29%) Juniper
3 3 (14.29%) Internet
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) SLA
3 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.52%) MCP
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) Broadband
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre

Service Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Service Desk Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Desk Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (76.19%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Broadband
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCNA
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco