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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 191 203 205
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 21 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.47% 0.11% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.12% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 13
Average salary £22,000 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.30% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £26,900 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +6.66%
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
4294 4323 4679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.81% 95.30% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3568 3466 3829
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Desk Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Service Desk Engineer Salary Histogram 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 4 March 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
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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
Egham -1 6 £28,000 -13.84% 1
Guildford - 4 £25,250 -
Dorking - 3 £19,500 -
Weybridge - 2 £21,000 -
Service Desk Engineer
South East

Service Desk Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 57 (89.06%) Windows
2 49 (76.56%) Microsoft
3 41 (64.06%) ITIL
4 38 (59.38%) VMware
5 35 (54.69%) MS Exchange
6 34 (53.13%) MS Office
7 33 (51.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 32 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (50.00%) MS Excel
8 32 (50.00%) Active Directory
9 30 (46.88%) Windows XP
9 30 (46.88%) SLA
10 29 (45.31%) Windows 7
11 27 (42.19%) DNS
11 27 (42.19%) Citrix
12 26 (40.63%) Backup Exec
13 25 (39.06%) Symantec
14 24 (37.50%) HP
14 24 (37.50%) Firewall
15 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (34.38%) Internet
17 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
17 20 (31.25%) XenApp
18 18 (28.13%) Windows 8
18 18 (28.13%) Terminal Services
18 18 (28.13%) Incident Management
18 18 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2003
19 17 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2007
20 15 (23.44%) Service Management
20 15 (23.44%) Cisco

Service Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 35 (54.69%) MS Exchange
2 18 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (53.13%) MS Office
2 32 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.19%) DNS
2 24 (37.50%) Firewall
3 22 (34.38%) Internet
4 14 (21.88%) SAN
5 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
6 12 (18.75%) SSL
7 11 (17.19%) DHCP
8 10 (15.63%) WAN
9 1 (1.56%) VoIP
General
1 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Thin Client
1 14 (21.88%) Fat Client
2 13 (20.31%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 57 (89.06%) Windows
2 32 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (46.88%) Windows XP
4 29 (45.31%) Windows 7
5 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (28.13%) Windows 8
8 12 (18.75%) Windows Vista
9 4 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (64.06%) ITIL
2 18 (28.13%) Incident Management
3 15 (23.44%) Service Management
4 14 (21.88%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (18.75%) ITSM
6 2 (3.13%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.56%) Cyber Security
7 1 (1.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.56%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) CCNA
1 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.13%) MCP
3 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) MCSE
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (46.88%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (51.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (31.25%) XenApp
4 18 (28.13%) Terminal Services
5 12 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (40.63%) Backup Exec
2 12 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (76.56%) Microsoft
2 38 (59.38%) VMware
3 27 (42.19%) Citrix
4 25 (39.06%) Symantec
5 24 (37.50%) HP
6 15 (23.44%) Cisco
7 13 (20.31%) Veeam
8 12 (18.75%) Dell
8 12 (18.75%) SonicWALL
9 11 (17.19%) Kaseya
10 2 (3.13%) Remedy
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago