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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 619 633 656
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 9 37 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.083% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.087% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 37 48
Median salary £31,500 £24,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £20,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £34,300
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
37730 42763 48400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.70% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32818 36173 40481
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 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 25 June 2016.

Help Desk Engineer Salary Histogram in London

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
3 26 (56.52%) Windows
4 24 (52.17%) MS Excel
5 21 (45.65%) Citrix
6 14 (30.43%) VMware
7 13 (28.26%) Finance
7 13 (28.26%) DNS
7 13 (28.26%) DHCP
7 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (26.09%) Fat Client
8 12 (26.09%) SCCM
8 12 (26.09%) XenApp
8 12 (26.09%) Thin Client
9 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (23.91%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (23.91%) MS Office
9 11 (23.91%) Banking
9 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
10 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
11 9 (19.57%) Degree
11 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
13 6 (13.04%) Firewall
13 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
14 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (10.87%) Reuters
14 5 (10.87%) Bloomberg
14 5 (10.87%) 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 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 11 (23.91%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) DHCP
1 13 (28.26%) DNS
2 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.04%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.17%) LAN
5 1 (2.17%) VoIP
5 1 (2.17%) VPN
5 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Front Office
4 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Law
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Fat Client
1 12 (26.09%) Thin Client
2 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.70%) Blackberry
4 4 (8.70%) Hedge funds
5 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.17%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
6 5 (10.87%) Mac OS X
7 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.17%) Android
9 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (10.87%) ITIL
3 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.35%) ITSM
5 1 (2.17%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (2.17%) Change Management
5 1 (2.17%) CRM
5 1 (2.17%) Fault Management
5 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.17%) Information Security
5 1 (2.17%) IT Governance
5 1 (2.17%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (2.17%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (19.57%) Degree
3 4 (8.70%) CCNA
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.52%) JNCIS
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (26.09%) XenApp
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.17%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 21 (45.65%) Citrix
3 14 (30.43%) VMware
4 5 (10.87%) Bloomberg
4 5 (10.87%) Reuters
5 3 (6.52%) Juniper
6 2 (4.35%) Apple
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle
6 2 (4.35%) Polycom
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco
7 1 (2.17%) Dell
7 1 (2.17%) FactSet
7 1 (2.17%) Fidessa
7 1 (2.17%) iManage
7 1 (2.17%) Symantec
West London
Playtech
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus an attractive benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
AWD online
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago