The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Help Desk Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 244 253 282
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 12 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.32% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 8
Median salary £19,000 £22,250 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.60% +1.13%
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
Help Desk Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6335 7292 8228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.93% 97.64% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5335 6001 6841
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Help Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Help Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Help Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Help Desk Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Help Desk Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire +24 12 £19,000 -17.39%
Help Desk Engineer
England

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 East of England region featuring Help Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (34.62%) Citrix
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) Dell
4 7 (26.92%) Office 365
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (26.92%) Degree
5 6 (23.08%) Firewall
5 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (19.23%) MS Office
6 5 (19.23%) WAN
6 5 (19.23%) SonicWALL
7 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 4 (15.38%) VMware
7 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
8 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
8 3 (11.54%) Cisco
8 3 (11.54%) Symantec
8 3 (11.54%) Backup Exec
9 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
9 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (7.69%) vSphere

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (19.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) WAN
3 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
1 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (7.69%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Citrix
2 7 (26.92%) Dell
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) SonicWALL
4 4 (15.38%) VMware
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 3 (11.54%) Symantec
6 2 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) Juniper
7 1 (3.85%) Apple
7 1 (3.85%) Sophos
7 1 (3.85%) Veeam
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