Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Service Desk Technician was - in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

Service Desk Technician
South West > Dorset
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 109 119
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 0.085% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.086% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Dorset median annual salary - £19,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.56% -
South West median annual salary £21,000 £19,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -15.56% +12.50%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 876 1166 1336
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 99.21% 99.49% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 781 973 1079
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £55,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

Service Desk Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Technician in Dorset

Service Desk Technician
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Service Desk Technician in Dorset