The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Help Desk Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer
Rank 836 824 878
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support Engineer 56 113 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.11% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.11% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 53 106 90
Median salary £25,000 £23,579 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,000 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £23,579 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% +2.51%
Help Desk Support 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
88516 98705 108009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 81883 89237
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 Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Help Desk Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Help Desk Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Help Desk Support Engineer Salary Trend in England

Help Desk Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Help Desk Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Help Desk Support Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Help Desk Support 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 Support Engineer within the 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
South East +4 30 £22,500 -6.25% 1
London +33 16 £31,500 +31.25% 1
East Midlands +16 3 £20,000 -9.09% 1
East of England +15 3 £23,000 +3.37% 1
North East - 3 £27,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £20,500 -
Help Desk Support Engineer
UK

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

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

1 84 (70.00%) Windows
2 73 (60.83%) Active Directory
3 67 (55.83%) Microsoft
4 53 (44.17%) MS Excel
5 45 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 38 (31.67%) TCP/IP
7 36 (30.00%) DNS
8 33 (27.50%) Citrix
9 32 (26.67%) MS Office
10 29 (24.17%) WAN
11 28 (23.33%) DHCP
12 25 (20.83%) LAN
13 24 (20.00%) SCCM
14 22 (18.33%) MS Exchange
15 21 (17.50%) VMware
15 21 (17.50%) Windows Server
16 20 (16.67%) Degree
17 19 (15.83%) XenApp
17 19 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (15.00%) ITIL
19 15 (12.50%) Computer Science
20 14 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
20 14 (11.67%) Finance
21 13 (10.83%) SQL
21 13 (10.83%) Microsoft Certification
21 13 (10.83%) Banking
22 12 (10.00%) Fat Client
22 12 (10.00%) Office 365
22 12 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
22 12 (10.00%) Thin Client

Help Desk Support 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 22 (18.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.17%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.67%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.67%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 53 (44.17%) MS Excel
2 32 (26.67%) MS Office
3 6 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.67%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.00%) Office 365
2 3 (2.50%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (31.67%) TCP/IP
2 36 (30.00%) DNS
3 29 (24.17%) WAN
4 28 (23.33%) DHCP
5 25 (20.83%) LAN
6 11 (9.17%) VoIP
7 8 (6.67%) Firewall
8 4 (3.33%) VPN
9 3 (2.50%) ADSL
9 3 (2.50%) Internet
10 2 (1.67%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.67%) NAS
10 2 (1.67%) SAN
10 2 (1.67%) SMTP
10 2 (1.67%) Wireless
11 1 (0.83%) Broadband
11 1 (0.83%) Network Security
11 1 (0.83%) Skype
11 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (11.67%) Finance
2 13 (10.83%) Banking
3 4 (3.33%) Front Office
3 4 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.83%) French Language
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 12 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.17%) Blackberry
4 7 (5.83%) iPhone
5 5 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (3.33%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.50%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.67%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.83%) CCTV
9 1 (0.83%) CMDB
9 1 (0.83%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 84 (70.00%) Windows
2 45 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 21 (17.50%) Windows Server
4 14 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (9.17%) Windows 8
7 10 (8.33%) Android
8 6 (5.00%) Mac OS X
8 6 (5.00%) Windows XP
9 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
9 5 (4.17%) Linux
10 4 (3.33%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.00%) ITIL
2 12 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (6.67%) CRM
4 7 (5.83%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (5.00%) High Availability
5 6 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.50%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.50%) Migration
7 3 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (1.67%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.67%) Information Security
8 2 (1.67%) ITSM
8 2 (1.67%) Service Management
8 2 (1.67%) Web Development
9 1 (0.83%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (0.83%) Fault Management
9 1 (0.83%) IT Governance
9 1 (0.83%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (0.83%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.83%) SQL
2 3 (2.50%) Java
3 2 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (16.67%) Degree
2 13 (10.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (9.17%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (8.33%) CCNA
4 10 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (7.50%) MCSE
6 7 (5.83%) MCTS
7 6 (5.00%) HNC
8 5 (4.17%) MCP
9 4 (3.33%) MCITP
10 3 (2.50%) JNCIS
10 3 (2.50%) MCSA
10 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.83%) GNVQ
11 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.83%) MCDST
11 1 (0.83%) MOS
11 1 (0.83%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 73 (60.83%) Active Directory
2 19 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (15.83%) XenApp
3 10 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.83%) XenDesktop
5 6 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.67%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (20.00%) SCCM
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 6 (5.00%) SCOM
3 1 (0.83%) SCSM
3 1 (0.83%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.83%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 67 (55.83%) Microsoft
2 33 (27.50%) Citrix
3 21 (17.50%) VMware
4 7 (5.83%) Cisco
5 5 (4.17%) Bloomberg
5 5 (4.17%) Reuters
6 3 (2.50%) Apple
6 3 (2.50%) Juniper
7 2 (1.67%) IBM
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle
7 2 (1.67%) Polycom
8 1 (0.83%) Acronis
8 1 (0.83%) Canon
8 1 (0.83%) Dell
8 1 (0.83%) FactSet
8 1 (0.83%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.83%) HP
8 1 (0.83%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.83%) SAP
8 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds
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