The median annual salary for a Service Desk Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 26 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 179 198
Rank change year-on-year +28 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 12 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.44% 0.44% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.45% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 25
Median salary £25,000 £28,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +24.44%  
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2648 3565 4523
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.85% 97.11% 98.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2193 3062 3817
Median salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Engineer in Surrey

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Service Desk Engineer in Surrey

Service Desk Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom +14 5 £23,500 -11.32%
Woking +21 4 £32,500 +58.53%
Godalming -5 3 £25,000 -41.17%
Service Desk Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Surrey region featuring Service Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 22 (73.33%) Windows
3 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (33.33%) MCSE
4 10 (33.33%) ITIL
4 10 (33.33%) Cisco
5 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (30.00%) Citrix
5 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (30.00%) DBS Check
6 8 (26.67%) Driving Licence
6 8 (26.67%) iPad
6 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 7 (23.33%) VMware
7 7 (23.33%) Windows 10
7 7 (23.33%) Office 365
7 7 (23.33%) Windows 8
8 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
9 5 (16.67%) SLA
10 4 (13.33%) MCSA
10 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
11 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
11 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
12 2 (6.67%) WebEx
12 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement Process
12 2 (6.67%) Proactive Monitoring
12 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) VPN
1 2 (6.67%) WebEx
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Driving Licence
1 8 (26.67%) iPad
2 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (23.33%) Windows 10
4 7 (23.33%) Windows 8
5 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
4 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) MCSE
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (30.00%) DBS Check
3 4 (13.33%) MCSA
4 2 (6.67%) A+ Certification
4 2 (6.67%) CCENT
4 2 (6.67%) VTSP
5 1 (3.33%) CCA
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) CCNP
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.33%) MCITP
5 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Cisco
3 9 (30.00%) Citrix
4 7 (23.33%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Polycom