Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Service Desk Engineer was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 320 360
Rank change year-on-year +29 +40 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 21 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.12% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.12% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 5
Yorkshire median annual salary £22,500 £26,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.46% +36.84% -
England median annual salary £24,250 £27,250 £27,500
% change year-on-year -11.01% -0.91% +14.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9637 10884 12858
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 97.91% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8094 9202 10544
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Service Desk Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Engineer in Yorkshire

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Service Desk Engineer in Yorkshire

Service Desk Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Desk Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Desk Engineer in Yorkshire

Service Desk Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
North Yorkshire - 10 £22,500 -
West Yorkshire +4 8 £22,000 -15.38%
East Yorkshire - 3 £22,500 -
Service Desk Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Service Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
3 18 (85.71%) Windows 7
4 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
5 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (42.86%) Incident Management
6 9 (42.86%) Office 365
6 9 (42.86%) Mentoring
7 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) DNS
8 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
8 5 (23.81%) DHCP
8 5 (23.81%) Change Management
9 4 (19.05%) SLA
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
10 2 (9.52%) Perfmon
10 2 (9.52%) Fault Analysis
10 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
10 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
10 2 (9.52%) WebEx
10 2 (9.52%) Degree
10 2 (9.52%) Problem Management

Service Desk Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 5 (23.81%) DHCP
2 5 (23.81%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) WebEx
4 1 (4.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Incident Management
1 9 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 5 (23.81%) Change Management
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
3 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
3 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCITP
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
2 2 (9.52%) MCSA
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) DameWare
1 2 (9.52%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft