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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Desk Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 152 194 168
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 7 12 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.26% 0.31% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.32% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 44
Median salary £25,500 £26,000 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% +16.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £20,100 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%

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
2572 3704 4353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.84% 97.19% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2222 3212 3669
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Epsom +8 4 £26,250 -2.77%
Farnham - 2 £24,500 -
Guildford - 1 £22,500 -
Service Desk Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
3 24 (85.71%) Windows 7
4 22 (78.57%) VMware
4 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (75.00%) Windows Server
6 17 (60.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (53.57%) Firewall
8 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
9 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
9 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
9 12 (42.86%) Windows 8
9 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (35.71%) SLA
10 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (32.14%) SonicWALL
11 9 (32.14%) Backup Exec
11 9 (32.14%) Symantec
11 9 (32.14%) Blackberry
11 9 (32.14%) HP
11 9 (32.14%) Dell
11 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
11 9 (32.14%) DNS
11 9 (32.14%) SSL
11 9 (32.14%) MS Office
11 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
12 7 (25.00%) Citrix
12 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (25.00%) iPad

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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (32.14%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) Firewall
2 9 (32.14%) DNS
2 9 (32.14%) SSL
2 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
3 5 (17.86%) VoIP
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
4 2 (7.14%) VPN
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Blackberry
2 7 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 7 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 12 (42.86%) Windows 8
5 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Vista
7 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (3.57%) Service Management
2 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) DBS Check
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (21.43%) MCSE
3 5 (17.86%) MCITP
3 5 (17.86%) MCSA
4 3 (10.71%) MCP
5 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) HNC
5 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
2 22 (78.57%) VMware
3 9 (32.14%) Dell
3 9 (32.14%) HP
3 9 (32.14%) SonicWALL
3 9 (32.14%) Symantec
4 7 (25.00%) Citrix
5 5 (17.86%) Apple
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco