The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Help Desk Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Technician
Rank 255 277 287
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Technician 1 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.015% 0.14% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.15% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 4
Median salary £18,000 £23,500 £15,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.40% +56.66%
UK excluding London median salary £20,000 £19,250 £20,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -7.22%
Help Desk Technician
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
6246 7464 8344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.92% 97.62% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5261 6148 6943
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 £26,500 £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 Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Help Desk Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Help Desk Technician
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 Technician across the East of England region.

Help Desk Technician Salary Trend in the East of England

Help Desk Technician
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 Technician within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 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
Essex - 1 £18,000 -
Help Desk Technician
England

Help Desk Technician Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Help Desk Technician 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 Technician in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) CMDB
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) SLA

Help Desk Technician 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CMDB
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
Hertford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £24000 per annum
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