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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 354 436 400
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 50 42 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.19% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.20% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 74
Median salary £26,000 £26,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £20,900 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,050
UK excluding London median salary £25,750 £27,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-4.62% +20.00%
Service Desk Engineer
England

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
15646 21143 21433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.85% 97.06% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13044 17856 17076
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire +62 14 £25,500 +18.60% 3
Surrey +15 14 £26,250 +2.94% 2
Hampshire +12 8 £22,000 +22.22% 3
Buckinghamshire +9 6 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £28,500 -
West Sussex - 4 £20,750 -
Service Desk Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 70 (66.67%) Windows
2 62 (59.05%) Microsoft
3 46 (43.81%) TCP/IP
4 44 (41.90%) Firewall
5 41 (39.05%) Windows 7
6 40 (38.10%) VMware
7 39 (37.14%) MS Excel
8 37 (35.24%) Cisco
9 36 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 35 (33.33%) Active Directory
11 34 (32.38%) MS Exchange
12 33 (31.43%) VoIP
13 32 (30.48%) Exchange Server 2010
14 31 (29.52%) Windows Server
14 31 (29.52%) DNS
15 30 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (23.81%) WAN
16 25 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
17 24 (22.86%) Linux
18 22 (20.95%) Windows 8
18 22 (20.95%) SLA
19 20 (19.05%) MS Office
20 19 (18.10%) Hyper-V
20 19 (18.10%) Telecoms
21 18 (17.14%) Symantec
21 18 (17.14%) Dell
22 17 (16.19%) HP
22 17 (16.19%) Windows XP
22 17 (16.19%) Incident Management
23 16 (15.24%) Backup Exec

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 34 (32.38%) MS Exchange
2 32 (30.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (9.52%) SharePoint
6 8 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.90%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.95%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 39 (37.14%) MS Excel
2 20 (19.05%) MS Office
3 4 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (6.67%) Office 365
2 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (43.81%) TCP/IP
2 44 (41.90%) Firewall
3 33 (31.43%) VoIP
4 31 (29.52%) DNS
5 25 (23.81%) WAN
6 15 (14.29%) SSL
7 14 (13.33%) ADSL
7 14 (13.33%) Internet
8 13 (12.38%) SMTP
9 12 (11.43%) LAN
10 9 (8.57%) 2G
10 9 (8.57%) 3G
10 9 (8.57%) 4G
10 9 (8.57%) H.323
10 9 (8.57%) LTE
10 9 (8.57%) Network Security
10 9 (8.57%) SIGTRAN
10 9 (8.57%) SS7
10 9 (8.57%) Unified Communications
11 5 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) JIRA
General
1 19 (18.10%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.76%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (1.90%) Banking
3 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.95%) French Language
4 1 (0.95%) German Language
4 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 10 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.67%) iPad
4 6 (5.71%) Driving Licence
5 5 (4.76%) Statistics
6 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.90%) iPhone
7 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (66.67%) Windows
2 41 (39.05%) Windows 7
3 36 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (29.52%) Windows Server
5 24 (22.86%) Linux
6 22 (20.95%) Windows 8
7 17 (16.19%) Windows XP
8 14 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (8.57%) Windows 10
10 9 (8.57%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.86%) Unix
12 2 (1.90%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.19%) Incident Management
2 15 (14.29%) ITIL
3 14 (13.33%) Email Filtering
3 14 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (13.33%) Web Filtering
4 9 (8.57%) Network Management
5 7 (6.67%) B2B
6 6 (5.71%) Network Architecture
6 6 (5.71%) Service Management
7 4 (3.81%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (3.81%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (3.81%) Process Improvement
8 3 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (1.90%) Defect Management
9 2 (1.90%) ITSM
9 2 (1.90%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.90%) Programme Management
10 1 (0.95%) Web Development
10 1 (0.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.95%) Java
1 1 (0.95%) SQL
1 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.52%) MCITP
2 10 (9.52%) MCP
2 10 (9.52%) MCSE
3 7 (6.67%) MCSA
4 5 (4.76%) DBS Check
4 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 4 (3.81%) CCNA
5 4 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.86%) A+ Certification
6 3 (2.86%) Degree
7 2 (1.90%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.95%) CCENT
8 1 (0.95%) HNC
8 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.95%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 30 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (18.10%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.76%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.95%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 16 (15.24%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.90%) SCCM
3 1 (0.95%) SCOM
3 1 (0.95%) SCSM
3 1 (0.95%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 62 (59.05%) Microsoft
2 40 (38.10%) VMware
3 37 (35.24%) Cisco
4 18 (17.14%) Dell
4 18 (17.14%) Symantec
5 17 (16.19%) HP
6 15 (14.29%) SonicWALL
7 13 (12.38%) Citrix
8 10 (9.52%) Mitel
9 5 (4.76%) Apple
10 4 (3.81%) Remedy
11 3 (2.86%) Avaya
11 3 (2.86%) IBM
12 2 (1.90%) Juniper
12 2 (1.90%) Kaspersky
12 2 (1.90%) Xerox
13 1 (0.95%) Epicor
13 1 (0.95%) EqualLogic
13 1 (0.95%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.95%) Veeam
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