The median annual salary for a Service Desk Technician was - in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 97
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £21,875 £25,000 £18,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +35.13%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 962 1045 1213
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.69% 97.21% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 738 811 976
Median salary £44,296 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% +8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Service Desk Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Technician in Essex

Service Desk Technician
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Service Desk Technician in Essex