The median annual salary for a Service Desk Engineer was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Service Desk Engineer
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 - 183
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.073% - 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% - 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £23,500 - £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,500 £26,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year -9.61% +15.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4048 3389 3233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.92% 98.12% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3462 2915 2695
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Service Desk Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Service Desk Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Engineer in Manchester

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Service Desk Engineer in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Service Desk Engineer 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 Manchester region featuring Service Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) SLA
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) LAN
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (28.57%) Office 365
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) SCCM
6 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (28.57%) CCNA
6 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (28.57%) MCP
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) MCSE
6 2 (28.57%) MCSA
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCP
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
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