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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Desk Technician
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 69 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.94% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median salary £19,500 £20,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% -
UK excluding London median salary £19,500 £23,310 £19,500
% change year-on-year
-16.34% +19.53%

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
601 772 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.65% 98.72% 99.26%
Number of salaries quoted 552 727 770
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Service Desk Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Service Desk Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Service Desk Technician
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Service Desk Technician Salary Trend in Southampton

Service Desk Technician Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Service Desk Technician 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 Southampton region featuring Service Desk Technician in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Internet
1 4 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Robotics
1 4 (66.67%) Internet of Things
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Intranet
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MCDST

Service Desk Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) Intranet
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Internet of Things
1 4 (66.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCDST
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft