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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 840 778 820
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 64 161 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 61 143 132
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 £18,500 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,800 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £23,579 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+10.26% +4.79%
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
88406 98623 105620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75235 82312 86796
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 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -12 33 £28,000 +16.66% 6
East of England -1 11 £23,000 -4.16% 1
London +9 8 £23,500 -7.84% 3
East Midlands - 6 £20,000 -
South West +2 3 £26,000 +18.18% 1
Yorkshire +32 1 £24,000 +20.00%
West Midlands 0 1 £23,500 -14.54% 2
North East - 1 £27,500 -
Help Desk Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 113 (69.33%) Windows
2 93 (57.06%) Microsoft
3 86 (52.76%) Active Directory
4 65 (39.88%) MS Excel
5 52 (31.90%) TCP/IP
6 51 (31.29%) DNS
7 49 (30.06%) Windows 7
8 47 (28.83%) MS Office
9 43 (26.38%) Citrix
10 40 (24.54%) ITIL
11 39 (23.93%) WAN
12 38 (23.31%) VMware
13 37 (22.70%) Firewall
13 37 (22.70%) DHCP
14 36 (22.09%) Windows Server
15 35 (21.47%) MS Exchange
16 31 (19.02%) Windows Server 2008
17 30 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
18 28 (17.18%) LAN
19 27 (16.56%) Windows XP
20 25 (15.34%) HP
20 25 (15.34%) SCCM
21 24 (14.72%) Degree
21 24 (14.72%) SLA
22 23 (14.11%) VoIP
22 23 (14.11%) SharePoint
23 21 (12.88%) Blackberry
23 21 (12.88%) Windows Server 2003
24 20 (12.27%) Cisco
24 20 (12.27%) XenApp

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 35 (21.47%) MS Exchange
2 23 (14.11%) SharePoint
3 16 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (6.13%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.84%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 65 (39.88%) MS Excel
2 47 (28.83%) MS Office
3 8 (4.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.23%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.04%) Office 365
2 9 (5.52%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (31.90%) TCP/IP
2 51 (31.29%) DNS
3 39 (23.93%) WAN
4 37 (22.70%) DHCP
4 37 (22.70%) Firewall
5 28 (17.18%) LAN
6 23 (14.11%) VoIP
7 14 (8.59%) SSL
8 8 (4.91%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (4.91%) FWSM
8 8 (4.91%) VPN
9 6 (3.68%) Internet
10 5 (3.07%) ADSL
11 4 (2.45%) SAN
11 4 (2.45%) Wireless
12 3 (1.84%) Broadband
12 3 (1.84%) NAS
12 3 (1.84%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.23%) SMTP
13 2 (1.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.23%) Ingres
2 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (6.75%) Finance
2 10 (6.13%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.52%) Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Local Government
5 1 (0.61%) French Language
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.88%) Blackberry
2 10 (6.13%) Fat Client
2 10 (6.13%) Thin Client
3 9 (5.52%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.29%) iPhone
5 6 (3.68%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.84%) CMDB
6 3 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.23%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.61%) CCTV
8 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.61%) iPad
8 1 (0.61%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 113 (69.33%) Windows
2 49 (30.06%) Windows 7
3 36 (22.09%) Windows Server
4 31 (19.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (16.56%) Windows XP
6 21 (12.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (11.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (9.20%) Windows 8
9 14 (8.59%) Windows 10
9 14 (8.59%) Windows Vista
10 9 (5.52%) Android
11 5 (3.07%) Linux
12 4 (2.45%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.45%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.23%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (24.54%) ITIL
2 10 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (4.91%) ITIL V3
3 8 (4.91%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (4.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (3.68%) Project Planning
6 5 (3.07%) CRM
7 4 (2.45%) Asset Management
7 4 (2.45%) Business Continuity
7 4 (2.45%) Migration
8 3 (1.84%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (1.84%) Web Development
9 2 (1.23%) Configuration Management
9 2 (1.23%) Data Protection
9 2 (1.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.23%) E-Commerce
9 2 (1.23%) ERP
9 2 (1.23%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.23%) ITSM
9 2 (1.23%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.75%) SQL
2 8 (4.91%) C
3 4 (2.45%) Java
4 3 (1.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (14.72%) Degree
2 19 (11.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (9.82%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (9.20%) CCNA
5 11 (6.75%) MCSA
5 11 (6.75%) MCSE
6 10 (6.13%) Network+ Certification
7 9 (5.52%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (5.52%) MOS
8 7 (4.29%) MCP
9 4 (2.45%) MCITP
10 2 (1.23%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.23%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.23%) GNVQ
11 1 (0.61%) CCNP
11 1 (0.61%) HND
11 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.61%) MCDST
11 1 (0.61%) MCTS
11 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.72%) SLA
System Software
1 86 (52.76%) Active Directory
2 30 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (12.27%) XenApp
4 15 (9.20%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.91%) Firmware
5 8 (4.91%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (3.07%) vSphere
8 2 (1.23%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.23%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (15.34%) SCCM
2 13 (7.98%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.61%) SCSM
4 1 (0.61%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.61%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 93 (57.06%) Microsoft
2 43 (26.38%) Citrix
3 38 (23.31%) VMware
4 25 (15.34%) HP
5 20 (12.27%) Cisco
6 15 (9.20%) Dell
6 15 (9.20%) Symantec
7 11 (6.75%) Juniper
8 10 (6.13%) SonicWALL
9 9 (5.52%) SolarWinds
10 8 (4.91%) CheckPoint
10 8 (4.91%) Extreme Networks
10 8 (4.91%) F5
10 8 (4.91%) Palo Alto
11 3 (1.84%) Apple
11 3 (1.84%) IBM
12 2 (1.23%) Acronis
12 2 (1.23%) Oracle
13 1 (0.61%) Polycom
13 1 (0.61%) Reuters
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