The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Help Desk Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 46 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 8 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.88% - 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% - 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £27,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Help Desk Engineer
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
401 280 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 94.35% 95.56% 99.34%
Number of salaries quoted 360 259 287
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Help Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Help Desk Engineer in the job title across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Help Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Help Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Help Desk Engineer across the Bath region.

Help Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Bath

Help Desk Engineer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Help Desk Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 11 (91.67%) Mathematics
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (91.67%) Client/Server
2 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP

Help Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Help Desk Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Mathematics
1 11 (91.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) VMware