Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Service Desk Technician was - in advertised job vacancies in Runcorn during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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

Service Desk Technician
Cheshire > Runcorn
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 30 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 1.14% 1.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Runcorn median annual salary - - -
Cheshire median annual salary £20,000 £24,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year -18.37% +11.36% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Runcorn. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Runcorn
Permanent vacancies in Runcorn with a recognized job title 78 100 77
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 88.64% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 70 75 70
Runcorn median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -5.80% -8.00%
10th Percentile £18,900 £25,000 £19,225
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,250 £45,250
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -7.50%

Service Desk Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Technician in Runcorn

Service Desk Technician Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, Service Desk Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Runcorn region featuring Service Desk Technician in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Service Desk Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory