The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 207 202 204
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 4 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.089% 0.34% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.36% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 10
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £23,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-5.31% +4.44%
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
4246 4725 4610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 94.86% 95.34% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3684 3879 3666
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Service Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom - 1 £22,500 -
Weybridge - 1 - -
Service Desk Engineer
South East

Service Desk Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) MS Excel
2 17 (73.91%) TCP/IP
2 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
3 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (69.57%) Windows 7
4 15 (65.22%) MS Exchange
5 14 (60.87%) ITIL
5 14 (60.87%) DNS
6 13 (56.52%) HP
6 13 (56.52%) Citrix
6 13 (56.52%) Blackberry
7 12 (52.17%) VoIP
8 11 (47.83%) DHCP
8 11 (47.83%) MS Office
8 11 (47.83%) XenApp
8 11 (47.83%) XenDesktop
9 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (43.48%) MCP
9 10 (43.48%) WAN
9 10 (43.48%) LAN
9 10 (43.48%) A+ Certification
9 10 (43.48%) Project Management
9 10 (43.48%) Service Management
9 10 (43.48%) MS PowerPoint
9 10 (43.48%) Marketing
9 10 (43.48%) Project Planning
9 10 (43.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 10 (43.48%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (43.48%) SCCM

Service Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 15 (65.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (73.91%) MS Excel
2 11 (47.83%) MS Office
3 10 (43.48%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) TCP/IP
2 14 (60.87%) DNS
3 12 (52.17%) VoIP
4 11 (47.83%) DHCP
5 10 (43.48%) LAN
5 10 (43.48%) WAN
6 3 (13.04%) SSL
6 3 (13.04%) Firewall
7 2 (8.70%) WebEx
7 2 (8.70%) VPN
General
1 10 (43.48%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Blackberry
2 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) IPTV
3 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.35%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Windows 7
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Project Planning
2 10 (43.48%) Digital Marketing
2 10 (43.48%) Project Management
2 10 (43.48%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) MCP
1 10 (43.48%) A+ Certification
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (47.83%) XenApp
2 11 (47.83%) XenDesktop
3 10 (43.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) HP
2 13 (56.52%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) SonicWALL
4 3 (13.04%) Symantec
4 3 (13.04%) Dell
5 2 (8.70%) Polycom
5 2 (8.70%) LANDesk
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
6 1 (4.35%) Remedy