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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Supervisor
Rank 876 933 887
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Supervisor 16 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.012% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 6
Average salary £35,000 £28,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.89% +17.70%
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £30,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +25.00%

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
102183 111859 102313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83932 91897 85042
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 2015 within the UK.

Service Desk Supervisor Salary Histogram in the UK

Service Desk Supervisor
Top 10 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 27 May 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 +51 16 £35,000 +23.89%
London +38 10 £35,000 +40.00%
East of England - 5 £31,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £31,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £31,000 -
South West -13 1 £32,500 +15.04%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £35,000 -
Essex - 1 £50,000 -
Bristol - 1 £32,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £35,000 -

Service Desk Supervisor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 14 (45.16%) ITIL
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Law
3 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
4 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 9 (29.03%) SLA
5 9 (29.03%) MS Office
6 7 (22.58%) Finance
6 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
7 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
7 6 (19.35%) Line Management
8 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
8 5 (16.13%) MCTS
8 5 (16.13%) Statistics
8 5 (16.13%) Citrix
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (16.13%) MCP
8 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
8 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
8 5 (16.13%) Blackberry
8 5 (16.13%) Legal
8 5 (16.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (12.90%) WorkSite
9 4 (12.90%) Change Management
9 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (9.68%) Workflow
10 3 (9.68%) Document Management
10 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing

Service Desk Supervisor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) WorkSite
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Office
2 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (41.94%) Law
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Legal
4 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.23%) Advertising
5 1 (3.23%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Blackberry
1 5 (16.13%) Statistics
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (19.35%) Line Management
4 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.90%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) Workflow
6 3 (9.68%) Document Management
6 3 (9.68%) ERP
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) Coaching
8 1 (3.23%) Change Control
8 1 (3.23%) Service Management
8 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) MCP
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (16.13%) MCTS
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) Avaya
3 1 (3.23%) Juniper
3 1 (3.23%) Remedy
3 1 (3.23%) Altiris
3 1 (3.23%) HP