The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Service Desk Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Engineer
Rank 220 254 262
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 9 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.061% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.062% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Median salary £25,000 £19,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+10.41% +4.34%
Service Desk Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5607 6443 6994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 98.08% 97.72% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4641 5307 5518
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Service Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region that featured Service Desk Engineer in the job title.

Service Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Service Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Service Desk Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +25 9 £25,000 +31.57%
Service Desk Engineer
England

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Service Desk Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Service Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 16 (69.57%) Windows
3 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
3 14 (60.87%) Citrix
3 14 (60.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 13 (56.52%) VMware
4 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (52.17%) VPN
6 10 (43.48%) MCSA
6 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
6 10 (43.48%) LAN
6 10 (43.48%) WAN
6 10 (43.48%) Finance
6 10 (43.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (43.48%) Firewall
6 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
6 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
7 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
7 9 (39.13%) ITIL
7 9 (39.13%) Windows XP
7 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (30.43%) MCSE
9 6 (26.09%) Windows 10
9 6 (26.09%) Sage
9 6 (26.09%) Terminal Services
9 6 (26.09%) Symantec
9 6 (26.09%) Backup Exec

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) VPN
2 10 (43.48%) Firewall
2 10 (43.48%) LAN
2 10 (43.48%) WAN
3 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 4 (17.39%) Wireless
4 3 (13.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (39.13%) Windows XP
4 6 (26.09%) Windows 10
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (39.13%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) CRM
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (43.48%) MCSA
3 7 (30.43%) MCSE
4 4 (17.39%) CCIE
4 4 (17.39%) CCNA
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (17.39%) MCITP
5 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (13.04%) MCP
6 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
2 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
1 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
3 6 (26.09%) Terminal Services
4 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (17.39%) XenApp
4 4 (17.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Backup Exec
2 3 (13.04%) DameWare
2 3 (13.04%) Perfmon
3 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 14 (60.87%) Citrix
3 13 (56.52%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) Sage
4 6 (26.09%) Symantec
5 4 (17.39%) Mitel