The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Desk Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 95 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.17% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,250 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+5.61% -1.11%
Service Desk Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1165 932 1184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.44% 95.88% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 977 776 1055
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,966 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Service Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Service Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Desk Engineer across the Wiltshire region.

Service Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Service Desk Engineer
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Service Desk Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Service Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Service Desk Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy