The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Desk Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Technician
Rank - 64 61
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.16% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £22,000 £18,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.09%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,000 £18,950
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +16.09%
Service Desk Technician
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
719 621 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 98.90% 96.73% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 576 526 398
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £18,985
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Service Desk Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Service Desk Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Service Desk Technician
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Service Desk Technician Salary Trend in Staffordshire