The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.26% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £18,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.38%
Service Desk Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
725 828 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.39% 97.99% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 626 739 771
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Service Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Service Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Service Desk Engineer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Lync
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP

Service Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft