The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Supervisor role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Desk Supervisor in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Supervisor
Rank 922 917 919
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Supervisor 13 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.019% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.019% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 17
Average salary £31,500 £38,000 £27,685
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.10% +37.25%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £28,250 £27,685
% change year-on-year
+11.50% +2.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Service Desk Supervisor
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Service Desk Supervisor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Service Desk Supervisor
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Desk Supervisor within the UK.

Service Desk Supervisor Salary Trend in the UK

Service Desk Supervisor
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Supervisor within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
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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
England +10 10 £31,500 -17.10% 1
South East +24 9 £31,500 +8.62%
Buckinghamshire +2 7 £31,500 +8.62%
Marlow - 7 £31,500 -
Cardiff - 3 £26,500 -
South Wales - 3 £26,500 -
Wales - 3 £26,500 -
Reading - 1 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £24,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £26,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Derby - 1 £24,000 -
Witney - 1 £26,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £24,000 -

Service Desk Supervisor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Service Desk Supervisor 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 Supervisor in their job title.

1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (61.11%) SLA
3 10 (55.56%) Problem Management
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) Office 365
6 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
6 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (38.89%) ITIL V3
6 7 (38.89%) Service Management
6 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
6 7 (38.89%) CRM
6 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
6 7 (38.89%) Client/Server
6 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 7 (38.89%) MS Project
6 7 (38.89%) MS Office
6 7 (38.89%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (38.89%) MS Project Server
6 7 (38.89%) Knowledge Management
6 7 (38.89%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
6 7 (38.89%) Project Management
7 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
8 4 (22.22%) VMware
8 4 (22.22%) Citrix

Service Desk Supervisor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Service Desk Supervisor 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 Supervisor in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) MS Project Server
1 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
1 7 (38.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
1 7 (38.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (38.89%) Client/Server
1 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) Problem Management
3 7 (38.89%) CRM
3 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL V3
3 7 (38.89%) Knowledge Management
3 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
3 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
3 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 7 (38.89%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) People Management
4 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow