The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Help Desk Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 593 633 619
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 19 20 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.046% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.048% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 45
Median salary £25,000 £28,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,950 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,700 £34,600
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £22,750 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+5.49% +1.11%
Help Desk Engineer
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
33833 41773 43214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.90% 96.19% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28787 35551 36717
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Help Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Help Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Help Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Help Desk Engineer Salary Trend in London

Help Desk Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Help Desk Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Help Desk Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Help Desk Engineer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
City of London +26 6 £29,000 +1.75%
Romford - 3 £21,500 -
Help Desk Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 London region featuring Help Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (92.31%) Windows
2 25 (64.10%) Active Directory
3 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
4 14 (35.90%) MS Office
5 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
7 11 (28.21%) ITIL
8 10 (25.64%) Blackberry
9 9 (23.08%) VMware
9 9 (23.08%) MCSE
9 9 (23.08%) Apple
9 9 (23.08%) Citrix
9 9 (23.08%) Windows Server
10 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
10 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (17.95%) MCP
11 6 (15.38%) LAN
11 6 (15.38%) Windows XP
11 6 (15.38%) Office 365
12 5 (12.82%) Mac OS X
12 5 (12.82%) Internet
12 5 (12.82%) Firewall
12 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
12 5 (12.82%) VPN
12 5 (12.82%) WAN
13 4 (10.26%) DNS
13 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
13 4 (10.26%) XenApp

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Office
2 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Office 365
2 2 (5.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) LAN
2 5 (12.82%) Firewall
2 5 (12.82%) Internet
2 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.82%) VPN
2 5 (12.82%) WAN
3 4 (10.26%) DNS
4 3 (7.69%) DHCP
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.26%) Marketing
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.13%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (92.31%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
5 6 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 5 (12.82%) Mac OS X
7 3 (7.69%) Mac OS
8 2 (5.13%) Linux
8 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
3 3 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.56%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (2.56%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.56%) High Availability
4 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.56%) Migration
4 1 (2.56%) Network Management
4 1 (2.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (23.08%) MCSE
3 7 (17.95%) MCP
4 3 (7.69%) MCSA
5 2 (5.13%) MCTS
6 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.56%) ACSP
6 1 (2.56%) CCNP
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.56%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 25 (64.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) XenApp
3 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Casper Suite
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) Apple
2 9 (23.08%) Citrix
2 9 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) Adobe
5 1 (2.56%) Google
5 1 (2.56%) Juniper
5 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
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