The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Service Desk Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Desk Engineer
England / South East
Rank 348 409 401
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 46 31 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.16% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.17% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 26 63
Median salary £23,000 £24,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,500 £22,810 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14342 18573 20199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.67% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11892 15979 16516
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,186 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Service Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Service Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Service Desk Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Desk Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Service Desk Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Service Desk Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Hampshire +32 13 £22,000 -8.33% 2
Berkshire +42 12 £23,500 -57.27%
Surrey +54 10 £26,000 +6.12% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 8 £26,000 +8.33%
East Sussex - 3 £21,500 -
Service Desk Engineer
England

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 South East region featuring Service Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 62 (62.63%) Windows
2 49 (49.49%) Microsoft
3 40 (40.40%) Cisco
4 37 (37.37%) Active Directory
5 32 (32.32%) Windows 7
6 31 (31.31%) VoIP
7 26 (26.26%) Telecoms
7 26 (26.26%) MS Office
8 24 (24.24%) MS Excel
9 22 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 22 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (21.21%) SLA
10 21 (21.21%) Firewall
10 21 (21.21%) VMware
11 20 (20.20%) ITIL
12 19 (19.19%) Windows Server
13 18 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (18.18%) MS Exchange
14 16 (16.16%) Linux
15 15 (15.15%) Incident Management
15 15 (15.15%) Windows 8
15 15 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (14.14%) Exchange Server 2007
16 14 (14.14%) WAN
17 12 (12.12%) iPad
17 12 (12.12%) DNS
17 12 (12.12%) Citrix
18 11 (11.11%) Unified Communications
19 10 (10.10%) Windows Server 2012
19 10 (10.10%) LAN

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 18 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 14 (14.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.01%) IIS
6 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (26.26%) MS Office
2 24 (24.24%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (31.31%) VoIP
2 22 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 21 (21.21%) Firewall
4 14 (14.14%) WAN
5 12 (12.12%) DNS
6 11 (11.11%) Unified Communications
7 10 (10.10%) LAN
8 5 (5.05%) ADSL
8 5 (5.05%) Internet
8 5 (5.05%) SSL
9 4 (4.04%) 2G
9 4 (4.04%) 3G
9 4 (4.04%) 4G
9 4 (4.04%) H.323
9 4 (4.04%) LTE
9 4 (4.04%) Network Security
9 4 (4.04%) SIGTRAN
9 4 (4.04%) SMTP
9 4 (4.04%) SS7
9 4 (4.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (8.08%) JIRA
General
1 26 (26.26%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.09%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.06%) Electronics
3 6 (6.06%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) French Language
4 2 (2.02%) German Language
5 1 (1.01%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) iPad
2 9 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.05%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.04%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.03%) iPhone
6 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.01%) EPoS
7 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (62.63%) Windows
2 32 (32.32%) Windows 7
3 22 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (19.19%) Windows Server
5 16 (16.16%) Linux
6 15 (15.15%) Windows 8
7 10 (10.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (8.08%) Unix
9 7 (7.07%) Windows XP
10 5 (5.05%) Windows 10
11 3 (3.03%) Windows Phone
11 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.20%) ITIL
2 15 (15.15%) Incident Management
3 9 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 8 (8.08%) ITSM
4 8 (8.08%) Programme Management
5 7 (7.07%) B2B
6 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (6.06%) Project Management
7 5 (5.05%) Email Filtering
7 5 (5.05%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (5.05%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (5.05%) Web Filtering
8 4 (4.04%) Network Management
8 4 (4.04%) Service Management
9 3 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.03%) CRM
9 3 (3.03%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.03%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (2.02%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.10%) SQL
2 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) DBS Check
1 9 (9.09%) MCP
2 7 (7.07%) CCNA
2 7 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.05%) MCITP
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 4 (4.04%) MCSA
4 4 (4.04%) MCSE
5 3 (3.03%) Degree
6 2 (2.02%) CCENT
7 1 (1.01%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.01%) HNC
7 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.21%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (37.37%) Active Directory
2 15 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.07%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.01%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.01%) SCCM
2 1 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 49 (49.49%) Microsoft
2 40 (40.40%) Cisco
3 21 (21.21%) VMware
4 12 (12.12%) Citrix
5 9 (9.09%) Dell
6 8 (8.08%) HP
6 8 (8.08%) Symantec
7 6 (6.06%) Mitel
7 6 (6.06%) SAP
8 5 (5.05%) SonicWALL
9 4 (4.04%) Apple
10 3 (3.03%) Avaya
10 3 (3.03%) IBM
10 3 (3.03%) Kaspersky
10 3 (3.03%) Xerox
11 2 (2.02%) Juniper
12 1 (1.01%) Epicor
12 1 (1.01%) NetApp
12 1 (1.01%) Remedy
12 1 (1.01%) WatchGuard
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