The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Help Desk Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 129 142 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.46% 0.050% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.051% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £21,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
Help Desk Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2120 1952 1970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.52% 96.73% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1806 1564 1489
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Help Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Help Desk Engineer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Help Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Help Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Help Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Help Desk Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £21,500 -
Letchworth - 2 £22,500 -
St Albans - 1 - -
Help Desk Engineer
East of England

Help Desk Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Help Desk Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Engineer in their job title.

1 18 (75.00%) Windows
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) Office 365
4 6 (25.00%) VMware
4 6 (25.00%) DNS
4 6 (25.00%) SLA
4 6 (25.00%) DHCP
5 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.83%) Firewall
5 5 (20.83%) Driving Licence
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.67%) Google Apps
6 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (16.67%) Google
6 4 (16.67%) Retail
6 4 (16.67%) Apple
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (16.67%) Remedy
6 4 (16.67%) VPN
6 4 (16.67%) Citrix
6 4 (16.67%) MS Office
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

Help Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Help Desk Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
2 4 (16.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (25.00%) DHCP
2 6 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) VPN
4 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.17%) WAN
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Coaching
2 3 (12.50%) People Management
3 2 (8.33%) Logistics
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCP
2 2 (8.33%) MOS
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Apple
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 4 (16.67%) Google
3 4 (16.67%) Remedy
4 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.17%) Sophos
5 1 (4.17%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) Veeam
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