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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Supervisor
Rank 879 868 877
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Supervisor 20 37 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.034% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.036% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 0
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £29,000 -
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -

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
105270 103197 109388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87760 83673 94207
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £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 22 December 2014 within the UK.

Service Desk Supervisor Salary Histogram in the UK

Service Desk Supervisor
Top 19 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 22 December 2014. 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 -18 19 £35,000 +11.11%
South East -2 9 £35,000 +26.42%
London -9 7 £40,000 +5.26%
Oxfordshire - 7 £35,000 -
City of London +15 2 £40,250 -4.16%
South West -12 1 £30,500 +1.66%
Hampshire -26 1 £27,000 -2.47%
North Yorkshire - 1 £24,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £27,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £25,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £25,500 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £24,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £29,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £29,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,500 -
Wales - 1 £25,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £24,000 -
South Wales - 1 £25,500 -

Service Desk Supervisor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) ITIL
3 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
4 12 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
6 10 (33.33%) Law
7 9 (30.00%) MCP
7 9 (30.00%) MS Office
8 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
9 7 (23.33%) Citrix
9 7 (23.33%) SLA
9 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
10 6 (20.00%) Legal
11 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
12 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (13.33%) Document Management
13 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
13 3 (10.00%) WorkSite
13 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
13 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
13 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
14 2 (6.67%) VoIP
14 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (6.67%) ITSM
14 2 (6.67%) VPN
14 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
14 2 (6.67%) SCCM
14 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
14 2 (6.67%) VMware
14 2 (6.67%) Finance

Service Desk Supervisor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (10.00%) WorkSite
1 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (30.00%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) VoIP
1 2 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) FTP
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
General
1 10 (33.33%) Law
2 6 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) CSS
1 1 (3.33%) XML
1 1 (3.33%) Flash
1 1 (3.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) IVR
3 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (13.33%) Document Management
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) ITSM
6 1 (3.33%) Workflow
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Line Management
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (30.00%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Citrix
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Mitel
4 1 (3.33%) Altiris
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Avaya
4 1 (3.33%) Apple
4 1 (3.33%) HP