The median annual salary for a Service Desk Technician was - in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 25 April 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 164 183
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.094% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.096% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £30,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +36.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £21,750 £23,000 £19,000
% change year-on-year -5.43% +21.05%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2887 3109 3581
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.24% 97.28% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2528 2942
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Service Desk Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Service Desk Technician in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Technician in the East Midlands

Service Desk Technician
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Service Desk Technician in the East Midlands

Service Desk Technician Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Service Desk Technician 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 East Midlands region featuring Service Desk Technician in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7

Service Desk Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum + on call and pension + holidays
Posted: 4 days ago