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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Supervisor
Rank 897 904 878
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Supervisor 3 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.006% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 14
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.62%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +0.80%

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
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 7 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 31 August 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
England +11 2 £30,000 -4.76%
Derby - 1 £30,000 -
Leeds - 1 £30,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -

Service Desk Supervisor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 8 (42.11%) Law
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) SLA
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) Line Management
4 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
4 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
5 4 (21.05%) MCP
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
5 4 (21.05%) MCTS
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (21.05%) Statistics
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) User Experience
6 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
6 3 (15.79%) MS Office
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
8 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.26%) Coaching
8 1 (5.26%) Change Control
8 1 (5.26%) Service Management
8 1 (5.26%) SharePoint

Service Desk Supervisor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 8 (42.11%) Law
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Statistics
2 3 (15.79%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (26.32%) Line Management
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MCP
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (21.05%) MCTS
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Juniper
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy