Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Service Desk Technician was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 22 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 245 267
Rank change year-on-year +14 +22 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.036% 0.077% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.079% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 11
East Midlands median annual salary £20,000 £28,200 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.08% +48.42% -15.56%
10th Percentile £19,000 £16,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £21,000 £30,000 £25,000
England median annual salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +4.55% -

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 5435 6317 7107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.14% 97.47% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4445 5099 5868
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Service Desk Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

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
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Technician within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincolnshire - 2 £20,000 -
Service Desk Technician
England

Service Desk Technician Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Mitel