The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had Service Desk Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Desk Engineer
South West / Somerset
Rank 70 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.18% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £24,500 £32,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.61% +44.44%
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 Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
551 594 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.87% 98.51% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 456 525 453
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,350 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,250
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 Somerset

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

Service Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Service Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Somerset

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 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 Somerset region featuring Service Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) ADSL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) ADSL
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco