The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had Service Desk Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 164 208 186
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 23 4 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.67% 0.094% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.097% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 29
Median salary £28,000 £29,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.08% +13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,200
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +6.38%
Service Desk Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3355 4137 4565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.44% 97.07% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2786 3628 3693
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Service Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Service Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Service Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Service Desk Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Egham - 11 £32,500 -
Farnham - 5 £28,000 -
Epsom +5 4 £26,500 +10.41%
Woking -3 1 £23,000 -20.68%
Guildford - 1 £30,000 -
Service Desk Engineer
South East

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Surrey region featuring Service Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (97.56%) Microsoft
2 37 (90.24%) Windows
3 34 (82.93%) VMware
4 32 (78.05%) Windows 7
5 31 (75.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (70.73%) Windows Server
7 28 (68.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (65.85%) MS Excel
9 25 (60.98%) Firewall
10 24 (58.54%) Hyper-V
11 23 (56.10%) MS Exchange
12 22 (53.66%) SLA
13 21 (51.22%) Dell
14 20 (48.78%) Backup Exec
14 20 (48.78%) TCP/IP
14 20 (48.78%) DNS
15 19 (46.34%) HP
15 19 (46.34%) Exchange Server 2010
15 19 (46.34%) Exchange Server 2007
16 18 (43.90%) SonicWALL
16 18 (43.90%) Symantec
16 18 (43.90%) Blackberry
16 18 (43.90%) SSL
17 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
17 14 (34.15%) Windows 8
17 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
18 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2003
18 12 (29.27%) Windows Vista
18 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (29.27%) SharePoint

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 23 (56.10%) MS Exchange
2 19 (46.34%) Exchange Server 2007
2 19 (46.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (29.27%) SharePoint
4 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (65.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
3 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (60.98%) Firewall
2 20 (48.78%) DNS
2 20 (48.78%) TCP/IP
3 18 (43.90%) SSL
4 7 (17.07%) VoIP
5 4 (9.76%) LAN
5 4 (9.76%) SAN
5 4 (9.76%) VPN
5 4 (9.76%) WAN
6 2 (4.88%) DHCP
6 2 (4.88%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.44%) FWSM
General
1 1 (2.44%) Banking
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
1 1 (2.44%) Legal
1 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Blackberry
2 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) iPad
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (90.24%) Windows
2 32 (78.05%) Windows 7
3 31 (75.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (70.73%) Windows Server
5 14 (34.15%) Windows 8
5 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (29.27%) Windows Vista
6 12 (29.27%) Windows XP
7 9 (21.95%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.20%) ITIL
2 2 (4.88%) Line Management
2 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
2 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL V3
3 1 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.44%) Service Management
3 1 (2.44%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) C
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (21.95%) MCSE
3 7 (17.07%) MCITP
4 6 (14.63%) MCSA
5 4 (9.76%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (7.32%) A+ Certification
6 3 (7.32%) MCP
7 1 (2.44%) CCNA
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.44%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (53.66%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (68.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (58.54%) Hyper-V
3 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (4.88%) XenApp
4 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.44%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) Backup Exec
2 7 (17.07%) SCCM
3 4 (9.76%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.44%) SCOM
4 1 (2.44%) SCSM
Vendors
1 40 (97.56%) Microsoft
2 34 (82.93%) VMware
3 21 (51.22%) Dell
4 19 (46.34%) HP
5 18 (43.90%) SonicWALL
5 18 (43.90%) Symantec
6 9 (21.95%) Cisco
7 8 (19.51%) Citrix
8 5 (12.20%) Apple
9 3 (7.32%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.44%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (2.44%) F5
10 1 (2.44%) Juniper
10 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto
10 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds