The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire 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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 131 131 145
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 6 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.29% 0.97% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.01% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 3
Median salary £23,000 £27,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
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
1977 2281 2246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.10% 96.45% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1680 1971 1858
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Help Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Rickmansworth - 1 £26,000 -
Help Desk Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Help Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 12 (70.59%) Citrix
4 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
4 11 (64.71%) MS Office
5 10 (58.82%) WAN
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (23.53%) HP
6 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco
7 3 (17.65%) Dell
7 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
7 3 (17.65%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.76%) SCCM
8 2 (11.76%) XenApp
8 2 (11.76%) vSphere
8 2 (11.76%) EqualLogic
8 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
8 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
8 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
1 11 (64.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) SSL
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Citrix
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Dell
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) EqualLogic
5 2 (11.76%) Juniper
5 2 (11.76%) Symantec
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Sphere IT
Salary: From £18,500 to £26,000 per annum plus benefits and training
Posted: 7 days ago