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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 612 631 642
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 23 43 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.098% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 49
Median salary £31,500 £24,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,050 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
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
39219 42044 47062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.72% 95.76% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34041 35485 39334
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 May 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 28 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
Croydon -7 2 £25,500 -
Help Desk Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 35 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (66.00%) Active Directory
3 28 (56.00%) Windows
3 28 (56.00%) MS Excel
4 21 (42.00%) Citrix
5 14 (28.00%) DHCP
5 14 (28.00%) DNS
5 14 (28.00%) MS Office
5 14 (28.00%) VMware
5 14 (28.00%) Finance
6 13 (26.00%) Banking
6 13 (26.00%) SCCM
6 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (26.00%) Windows 7
7 12 (24.00%) Fat Client
7 12 (24.00%) XenApp
7 12 (24.00%) Thin Client
8 11 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (22.00%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (18.00%) Degree
10 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
11 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
12 6 (12.00%) Firewall
12 6 (12.00%) Blackberry
12 6 (12.00%) Mac OS X
13 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
13 5 (10.00%) ITIL

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 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (56.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (28.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) DHCP
1 14 (28.00%) DNS
2 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.00%) Firewall
4 2 (4.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (4.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) PABX
5 1 (2.00%) VoIP
5 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 13 (26.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Front Office
3 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Law
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Fat Client
1 12 (24.00%) Thin Client
2 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.00%) Blackberry
4 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.00%) Hedge funds
6 3 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
8 1 (2.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Windows
2 13 (26.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.00%) Mac OS X
6 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
7 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.00%) Android
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.00%) Information Security
4 2 (4.00%) ITSM
5 1 (2.00%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (2.00%) Change Management
5 1 (2.00%) CRM
5 1 (2.00%) Fault Management
5 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.00%) IT Governance
5 1 (2.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (2.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (18.00%) Degree
3 4 (8.00%) CCNA
3 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.00%) JNCIS
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.00%) MCP
5 2 (4.00%) MCSA
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.00%) MCITP
6 1 (2.00%) MCSE
6 1 (2.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 33 (66.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (24.00%) XenApp
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 35 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (42.00%) Citrix
3 14 (28.00%) VMware
4 5 (10.00%) Bloomberg
4 5 (10.00%) Reuters
5 4 (8.00%) Polycom
6 3 (6.00%) Apple
6 3 (6.00%) Juniper
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle
8 1 (2.00%) Dell
8 1 (2.00%) FactSet
8 1 (2.00%) Fidessa
8 1 (2.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) iManage
8 1 (2.00%) Symantec
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