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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 839 797 846
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 66 146 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 64 128 116
Median salary £26,000 £24,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,450 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,550 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +6.66%
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
88272 98549 105545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75020 82516 86005
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +2 30 £28,000 +12.00% 5
London +45 14 £23,000 -7.07%
East of England +6 11 £23,000 -5.15% 1
East Midlands +14 4 £21,500 +65.38%
South West +2 4 £24,250 +19.75%
West Midlands -8 2 £23,500 -14.54% 1
Yorkshire +26 1 £24,000 +4.34%
Help Desk Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 104 (69.80%) Windows
2 82 (55.03%) Microsoft
3 78 (52.35%) Active Directory
4 59 (39.60%) MS Excel
5 50 (33.56%) DNS
6 46 (30.87%) TCP/IP
7 44 (29.53%) MS Office
8 41 (27.52%) Windows 7
9 39 (26.17%) MS Exchange
9 39 (26.17%) Citrix
10 36 (24.16%) Firewall
11 35 (23.49%) VMware
12 34 (22.82%) Windows Server
13 33 (22.15%) DHCP
14 32 (21.48%) WAN
14 32 (21.48%) Windows Server 2008
15 29 (19.46%) ITIL
16 27 (18.12%) Blackberry
16 27 (18.12%) Windows XP
16 27 (18.12%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (16.78%) SharePoint
18 24 (16.11%) HP
19 23 (15.44%) Degree
20 22 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
20 22 (14.77%) LAN
21 21 (14.09%) VoIP
21 21 (14.09%) SLA
21 21 (14.09%) XenApp
22 20 (13.42%) Exchange Server 2007
22 20 (13.42%) SCCM

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 39 (26.17%) MS Exchange
2 25 (16.78%) SharePoint
3 20 (13.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 19 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.03%) Skype for Business
6 5 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.68%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.67%) IIS
Applications
1 59 (39.60%) MS Excel
2 44 (29.53%) MS Office
3 7 (4.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.34%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.08%) Office 365
2 9 (6.04%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (5.37%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (33.56%) DNS
2 46 (30.87%) TCP/IP
3 36 (24.16%) Firewall
4 33 (22.15%) DHCP
5 32 (21.48%) WAN
6 22 (14.77%) LAN
7 21 (14.09%) VoIP
8 17 (11.41%) SSL
9 6 (4.03%) Internet
10 5 (3.36%) ADSL
10 5 (3.36%) VPN
11 4 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.68%) FWSM
11 4 (2.68%) SAN
12 3 (2.01%) Broadband
12 3 (2.01%) NAS
12 3 (2.01%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.34%) HTTP
13 2 (1.34%) SMTP
13 2 (1.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.34%) Ingres
2 2 (1.34%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.34%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (7.38%) Finance
2 7 (4.70%) Banking
3 6 (4.03%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.01%) Marketing
5 2 (1.34%) Local Government
6 1 (0.67%) Electronics
6 1 (0.67%) French Language
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.12%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.37%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.37%) Fat Client
2 8 (5.37%) iPhone
2 8 (5.37%) Thin Client
3 5 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.36%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.34%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.34%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.34%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.67%) CCTV
5 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.67%) iPad
5 1 (0.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 104 (69.80%) Windows
2 41 (27.52%) Windows 7
3 34 (22.82%) Windows Server
4 32 (21.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (18.12%) Windows XP
6 22 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (12.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (11.41%) Windows 8
9 16 (10.74%) Windows Vista
10 15 (10.07%) Windows 10
11 10 (6.71%) Android
12 7 (4.70%) Linux
13 6 (4.03%) Mac OS X
14 4 (2.68%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.34%) Mac OS
15 2 (1.34%) Unix
16 1 (0.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.46%) ITIL
2 9 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (5.37%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (3.36%) Project Planning
5 4 (2.68%) Business Continuity
5 4 (2.68%) CRM
5 4 (2.68%) ITIL V3
5 4 (2.68%) Migration
5 4 (2.68%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (2.01%) Asset Management
6 3 (2.01%) Web Development
7 2 (1.34%) Data Protection
7 2 (1.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (1.34%) E-Commerce
7 2 (1.34%) ERP
7 2 (1.34%) ITSM
7 2 (1.34%) Line Management
8 1 (0.67%) Patch Management
8 1 (0.67%) Programme Management
8 1 (0.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.04%) SQL
2 5 (3.36%) C
3 4 (2.68%) Java
4 3 (2.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (15.44%) Degree
2 14 (9.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.38%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (6.71%) CCNA
5 8 (5.37%) MCP
5 8 (5.37%) MCSE
6 7 (4.70%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (4.03%) MCSA
8 5 (3.36%) MOS
8 5 (3.36%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (2.01%) MCITP
10 2 (1.34%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.34%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.34%) GNVQ
11 1 (0.67%) CCNP
11 1 (0.67%) HND
11 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.67%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.09%) SLA
System Software
1 78 (52.35%) Active Directory
2 27 (18.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (14.09%) XenApp
4 17 (11.41%) Hyper-V
5 7 (4.70%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (3.36%) vSphere
7 4 (2.68%) Firmware
8 3 (2.01%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.34%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (13.42%) SCCM
2 16 (10.74%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.67%) Nagios
4 1 (0.67%) SCSM
4 1 (0.67%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.67%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 82 (55.03%) Microsoft
2 39 (26.17%) Citrix
3 35 (23.49%) VMware
4 24 (16.11%) HP
5 19 (12.75%) Dell
6 18 (12.08%) Symantec
7 15 (10.07%) Cisco
8 13 (8.72%) SonicWALL
9 8 (5.37%) Juniper
10 5 (3.36%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.68%) Apple
11 4 (2.68%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.68%) Extreme Networks
11 4 (2.68%) F5
11 4 (2.68%) Palo Alto
12 3 (2.01%) IBM
13 2 (1.34%) Acronis
13 2 (1.34%) Oracle
13 2 (1.34%) SAP
14 1 (0.67%) FactSet
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