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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Supervisor
Rank 883 887 891
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Supervisor 12 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.017% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.018% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 13
Average salary £32,500 £27,685 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% +15.35%
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £27,685 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+14.68% +15.35%

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
103849 108425 103990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85040 87699 86943
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Desk Supervisor over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 within the UK.

Service Desk Supervisor Salary Histogram 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 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
England -17 12 £32,500 +17.39% 1
London +11 8 £32,500 +32.65% 1
East of England - 4 £31,750 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £38,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £38,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £27,500 -
City of London +4 1 £45,000 +83.67%

Service Desk Supervisor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 18 (58.06%) ITIL
2 17 (54.84%) Windows
3 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
4 11 (35.48%) Law
4 11 (35.48%) MS Office
5 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
6 8 (25.81%) SLA
6 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
6 8 (25.81%) Legal
6 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
7 7 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
8 6 (19.35%) Citrix
8 6 (19.35%) MCP
8 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
9 5 (16.13%) Document Management
10 4 (12.90%) WorkSite
10 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
10 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (9.68%) ERP
11 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
11 3 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (9.68%) Workflow
11 3 (9.68%) Finance
12 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
12 2 (6.45%) Degree
12 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (6.45%) HP

Service Desk Supervisor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.90%) WorkSite
2 3 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Office
2 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) VoIP
2 1 (3.23%) FTP
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (35.48%) Law
2 8 (25.81%) Legal
3 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.68%) Finance
4 2 (6.45%) Advertising
5 1 (3.23%) Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) Flash
1 1 (3.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Statistics
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
3 5 (16.13%) Document Management
4 3 (9.68%) Workflow
4 3 (9.68%) ERP
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Line Management
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) ITSM
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (19.35%) MCP
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Citrix
3 2 (6.45%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Avaya
4 1 (3.23%) Juniper
4 1 (3.23%) Mitel
4 1 (3.23%) Altiris
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