The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the 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 823 760 842
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +82
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 83 162 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 79 151 125
Median salary £24,500 £23,000 £23,880
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.52% -3.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £28,000 £30,900
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
Help Desk Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
89934 96186 106572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76512 79745 88117
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Help Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Help Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Help Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Help Desk Engineer Salary Trend in England

Help Desk Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Help Desk Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Help Desk Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Help Desk Engineer
Job Locations in 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 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
South East -29 39 £23,750 +0.72% 4
London +7 23 £31,500 +31.25% 3
East of England +9 12 £19,000 -14.60% 1
East Midlands +12 4 £20,000 +2.56% 3
North East - 3 £27,500 - 1
Yorkshire +3 2 £22,250 +30.88% 1
Help Desk Engineer
UK

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 England region featuring Help Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 115 (67.25%) Windows
2 96 (56.14%) Active Directory
3 87 (50.88%) Microsoft
4 65 (38.01%) MS Excel
5 55 (32.16%) Windows 7
6 47 (27.49%) TCP/IP
7 46 (26.90%) DNS
8 41 (23.98%) Citrix
9 37 (21.64%) MS Office
10 36 (21.05%) DHCP
11 35 (20.47%) Degree
12 34 (19.88%) WAN
13 33 (19.30%) MS Exchange
13 33 (19.30%) VMware
13 33 (19.30%) Windows Server
14 32 (18.71%) ITIL
15 30 (17.54%) LAN
16 28 (16.37%) Microsoft Certification
16 28 (16.37%) Windows Server 2008
17 27 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
17 27 (15.79%) SCCM
18 25 (14.62%) Firewall
19 22 (12.87%) Office 365
19 22 (12.87%) Windows Server 2012
20 21 (12.28%) XenApp
20 21 (12.28%) Cisco
21 19 (11.11%) CCNA
21 19 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
21 19 (11.11%) Hyper-V
22 18 (10.53%) Computer Science

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 33 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 16 (9.36%) Skype for Business
3 15 (8.77%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 65 (38.01%) MS Excel
2 37 (21.64%) MS Office
3 6 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.17%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.87%) Office 365
2 3 (1.75%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (27.49%) TCP/IP
2 46 (26.90%) DNS
3 36 (21.05%) DHCP
4 34 (19.88%) WAN
5 30 (17.54%) LAN
6 25 (14.62%) Firewall
7 14 (8.19%) VoIP
8 8 (4.68%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (4.68%) FWSM
8 8 (4.68%) VPN
9 4 (2.34%) ADSL
9 4 (2.34%) Wireless
10 3 (1.75%) Internet
10 3 (1.75%) SSL
10 3 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.17%) Broadband
11 2 (1.17%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.17%) NAS
11 2 (1.17%) SAN
11 2 (1.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (8.77%) Finance
2 14 (8.19%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.60%) Banking
4 4 (2.34%) Front Office
5 2 (1.17%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) French Language
6 1 (0.58%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.34%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.77%) Blackberry
3 12 (7.02%) Fat Client
3 12 (7.02%) Thin Client
4 11 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.09%) iPhone
6 6 (3.51%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.92%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (2.34%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.75%) CMDB
10 2 (1.17%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.17%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.17%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.58%) CCTV
11 1 (0.58%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 115 (67.25%) Windows
2 55 (32.16%) Windows 7
3 33 (19.30%) Windows Server
4 28 (16.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (12.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (8.77%) Windows 8
7 13 (7.60%) Windows XP
8 11 (6.43%) Android
8 11 (6.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (5.26%) Mac OS X
10 8 (4.68%) Apple iOS
11 6 (3.51%) Windows 10
12 5 (2.92%) Linux
12 5 (2.92%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.71%) ITIL
2 12 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (4.68%) CRM
3 8 (4.68%) ITIL V3
3 8 (4.68%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (4.09%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (3.51%) High Availability
5 6 (3.51%) Project Planning
6 4 (2.34%) Mentoring
6 4 (2.34%) Migration
7 3 (1.75%) Asset Management
7 3 (1.75%) Incident Management
7 3 (1.75%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (1.17%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.17%) Business Continuity
8 2 (1.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.17%) Information Security
8 2 (1.17%) ITSM
8 2 (1.17%) Service Management
8 2 (1.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.60%) SQL
2 8 (4.68%) C
3 3 (1.75%) Java
4 2 (1.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (20.47%) Degree
2 28 (16.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (11.11%) CCNA
3 19 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (10.53%) MCSE
5 13 (7.60%) MCSA
6 11 (6.43%) Citrix Certification
7 10 (5.85%) Network+ Certification
8 9 (5.26%) MOS
9 8 (4.68%) MCTS
10 7 (4.09%) MCP
11 6 (3.51%) HNC
11 6 (3.51%) MCITP
12 3 (1.75%) HND
12 3 (1.75%) JNCIS
12 3 (1.75%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.75%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.17%) A+ Certification
13 2 (1.17%) GNVQ
13 2 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.53%) SLA
2 2 (1.17%) QA
System Software
1 96 (56.14%) Active Directory
2 27 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (12.28%) XenApp
4 19 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.68%) Firmware
6 7 (4.09%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (2.34%) vSphere
9 2 (1.17%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.17%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 27 (15.79%) SCCM
2 6 (3.51%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 6 (3.51%) SCOM
3 1 (0.58%) SCSM
3 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.58%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 87 (50.88%) Microsoft
2 41 (23.98%) Citrix
3 33 (19.30%) VMware
4 21 (12.28%) Cisco
5 15 (8.77%) HP
6 13 (7.60%) Juniper
7 10 (5.85%) Dell
8 9 (5.26%) CheckPoint
8 9 (5.26%) Palo Alto
8 9 (5.26%) SolarWinds
9 8 (4.68%) Extreme Networks
9 8 (4.68%) F5
9 8 (4.68%) Symantec
10 7 (4.09%) SonicWALL
11 5 (2.92%) Apple
11 5 (2.92%) Bloomberg
11 5 (2.92%) Reuters
12 4 (2.34%) Polycom
13 2 (1.17%) Acronis
13 2 (1.17%) IBM
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