The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 250 240 263
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 4 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.056% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 10
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.32%
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
6836 6380 8163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.39% 96.24% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5545 5161 7074
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Help Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -8 1 £25,000 +10.49%
Essex -18 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £24,000 -
Help Desk Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000
4 5 (45.45%) MS Office
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (36.36%) SAP
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (9.09%) Lync
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Acrobat
6 1 (9.09%) Adobe
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
6 1 (9.09%) LAN
6 1 (9.09%) SLA
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) MS Project
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Office 365
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012

Help Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Lync
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) Acrobat
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Migration
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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