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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 816 783 828
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 71 146 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 66 133 115
Median salary £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,100 £27,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +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
86678 97318 103001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.27% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73134 81865 84100
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 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +22 28 £28,000 +24.44% 2
London +34 23 £22,500 -13.46% 1
East of England -13 7 £23,000 -8.00% 4
West Midlands -10 6 £21,500 -21.81% 1
East Midlands +19 3 £26,500 +45.20%
South West -14 2 £21,250 +7.59% 2
Yorkshire +16 1 £20,500 -14.58%
North West +8 1 £24,000 +14.28% 1
Help Desk Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 105 (75.00%) Windows
2 82 (58.57%) Microsoft
3 68 (48.57%) Active Directory
4 57 (40.71%) MS Excel
5 49 (35.00%) DNS
6 44 (31.43%) TCP/IP
7 41 (29.29%) Windows Server
8 39 (27.86%) MS Exchange
8 39 (27.86%) Windows 7
9 38 (27.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (27.14%) MS Office
10 37 (26.43%) Firewall
11 36 (25.71%) Blackberry
12 35 (25.00%) VMware
13 30 (21.43%) WAN
14 29 (20.71%) DHCP
14 29 (20.71%) SLA
15 28 (20.00%) Citrix
16 26 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
17 25 (17.86%) HP
17 25 (17.86%) Windows XP
17 25 (17.86%) ITIL
18 24 (17.14%) Windows 8
18 24 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
19 23 (16.43%) Hyper-V
19 23 (16.43%) Office 365
19 23 (16.43%) SharePoint
19 23 (16.43%) Dell
20 22 (15.71%) SSL

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 (27.86%) MS Exchange
2 25 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (16.43%) SharePoint
5 20 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (5.00%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.43%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.71%) IIS
Applications
1 57 (40.71%) MS Excel
2 38 (27.14%) MS Office
3 5 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.43%) Office 365
2 11 (7.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.43%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (35.00%) DNS
2 44 (31.43%) TCP/IP
3 37 (26.43%) Firewall
4 30 (21.43%) WAN
5 29 (20.71%) DHCP
6 22 (15.71%) SSL
7 20 (14.29%) LAN
8 18 (12.86%) VoIP
9 6 (4.29%) Internet
10 5 (3.57%) VPN
11 4 (2.86%) ADSL
12 3 (2.14%) Broadband
12 3 (2.14%) SAN
13 2 (1.43%) HTTP
13 2 (1.43%) NAS
13 2 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.43%) Wireless
14 1 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
14 1 (0.71%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.43%) Ingres
2 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (5.71%) Finance
2 5 (3.57%) Banking
3 4 (2.86%) Marketing
3 4 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.43%) Local Government
5 1 (0.71%) Electronics
5 1 (0.71%) Law
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (0.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.71%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.71%) iPhone
3 6 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 5 (3.57%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.43%) CCTV
6 2 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.43%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.71%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.71%) iPad
7 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 105 (75.00%) Windows
2 41 (29.29%) Windows Server
3 39 (27.86%) Windows 7
4 38 (27.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (17.86%) Windows XP
6 24 (17.14%) Windows 8
7 22 (15.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (11.43%) Windows Vista
10 15 (10.71%) Windows 10
11 10 (7.14%) Android
12 8 (5.71%) Linux
13 5 (3.57%) Mac OS X
14 3 (2.14%) Apple iOS
14 3 (2.14%) Mac OS
15 2 (1.43%) Unix
16 1 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.86%) ITIL
2 8 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (3.57%) CRM
4 4 (2.86%) Business Continuity
4 4 (2.86%) Migration
5 3 (2.14%) E-Commerce
5 3 (2.14%) Line Management
5 3 (2.14%) Web Development
6 2 (1.43%) Data Protection
6 2 (1.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (1.43%) ERP
6 2 (1.43%) Incident Management
6 2 (1.43%) Project Planning
6 2 (1.43%) Service Management
7 1 (0.71%) Data Migration
7 1 (0.71%) High Availability
7 1 (0.71%) ITIL V3
7 1 (0.71%) Programme Management
7 1 (0.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.43%) SQL
2 4 (2.86%) Java
3 3 (2.14%) VB
4 2 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (12.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (11.43%) Degree
3 13 (9.29%) MCP
4 12 (8.57%) MCSE
5 6 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.57%) CCNA
7 4 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (2.86%) MCSA
8 3 (2.14%) MCITP
9 2 (1.43%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.43%) GNVQ
9 2 (1.43%) MCTS
9 2 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.71%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.71%) CCNP
10 1 (0.71%) HND
10 1 (0.71%) MCDST
10 1 (0.71%) MOS
10 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (20.71%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 26 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (16.43%) Hyper-V
4 14 (10.00%) XenApp
5 5 (3.57%) vSphere
6 3 (2.14%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.43%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.43%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.71%) Firmware
8 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 12 (8.57%) SCCM
3 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.71%) Casper Suite
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.71%) Nagios
4 1 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 82 (58.57%) Microsoft
2 35 (25.00%) VMware
3 28 (20.00%) Citrix
4 25 (17.86%) HP
5 23 (16.43%) Dell
6 22 (15.71%) Symantec
7 18 (12.86%) SonicWALL
8 11 (7.86%) Cisco
9 6 (4.29%) Apple
10 5 (3.57%) Juniper
11 4 (2.86%) Lotus
12 3 (2.14%) IBM
13 2 (1.43%) Acronis
13 2 (1.43%) EqualLogic
14 1 (0.71%) Adobe
14 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
14 1 (0.71%) F5
14 1 (0.71%) Fidessa
14 1 (0.71%) Sage
14 1 (0.71%) SolarWinds
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