The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Help Desk Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 172 221 222
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 10 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.14% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.14% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £25,200
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3340 4835 5309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.48% 95.05% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2691 3964 3962
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Help Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Help Desk Engineer in the job title.

Help Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Help Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Help Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Help Desk Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Newbury - 6 £24,500 -
Slough +29 3 £25,500 +7.36%
Reading +36 1 £24,000 -26.15%
Help Desk Engineer
South East

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Help 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 Berkshire region featuring Help Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (69.23%) Manufacturing
1 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
2 6 (46.15%) ITSM
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
2 6 (46.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (46.15%) Electronics
2 6 (46.15%) Marketing
2 6 (46.15%) JIRA
2 6 (46.15%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) SAP
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (46.15%) SLA
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
3 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) MS Office
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) PBX
2 3 (23.08%) VoIP
2 3 (23.08%) Wireless
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) SSL
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) JIRA
General
1 9 (69.23%) Manufacturing
1 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
2 6 (46.15%) Electronics
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) iPhone
2 3 (23.08%) iPad
2 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Phone
5 1 (7.69%) Android
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) ITSM
1 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) SAP
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Dell
4 3 (23.08%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) Kaspersky
4 3 (23.08%) Xerox
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper