Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Service Desk Engineer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bournemouth during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Desk Engineer
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 66 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 0.69% 0.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Bournemouth median annual salary £34,000 £29,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.24% - -
Dorset median annual salary £27,500 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -5.17% - +1.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bournemouth
Permanent vacancies in Bournemouth with a recognized job title 561 524 533
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 99.05% 99.07%
Number of salaries quoted 429 437 472
Bournemouth median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,500 £51,250 £55,000
Dorset median annual salary £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.67% - +7.14%

Service Desk Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

Job postings that featured Service Desk Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth.

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Engineer in Bournemouth

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Salary trend for Service Desk Engineer in Bournemouth

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, Service Desk Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bournemouth region featuring Service Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Ubiquiti
2 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (75.00%) Meraki
2 3 (75.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (75.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) Mimecast
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Optimisation
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Privacy
1 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Meraki
2 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (75.00%) Ubiquiti
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam