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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 629 639 654
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 7 36 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.081% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.085% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 7 36 37
Median salary £24,500 £25,250 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.97% -4.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £20,750 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,250 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,750 £23,579 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+13.44% +4.79%
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
37702 42537 46055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 95.66% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32781 35981 38639
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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Bromley - 2 £22,500 -
Wembley - 1 £21,000 -
Help Desk Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
2 25 (62.50%) Windows
3 24 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 21 (52.50%) MS Excel
5 20 (50.00%) Citrix
6 14 (35.00%) VMware
7 11 (27.50%) XenApp
7 11 (27.50%) Fat Client
7 11 (27.50%) SCCM
7 11 (27.50%) Thin Client
7 11 (27.50%) Finance
8 10 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (25.00%) DNS
8 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (25.00%) DHCP
8 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (25.00%) Banking
9 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (22.50%) MS Office
10 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 8 (20.00%) Firewall
10 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
11 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
12 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
12 6 (15.00%) Degree
13 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
13 5 (12.50%) ITIL
14 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
15 3 (7.50%) Windows 8

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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (52.50%) MS Excel
2 9 (22.50%) MS Office
3 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) DHCP
1 10 (25.00%) DNS
2 8 (20.00%) Firewall
2 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.00%) Internet
3 2 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Front Office
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Fat Client
1 11 (27.50%) Thin Client
2 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.50%) PDA
5 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.00%) Mac OS
7 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (12.50%) ITIL
3 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.00%) ITSM
5 1 (2.50%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (2.50%) Change Management
5 1 (2.50%) CRM
5 1 (2.50%) IT Governance
5 1 (2.50%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.50%) Network Management
5 1 (2.50%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.50%) Project Management
5 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (15.00%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.00%) MCSA
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.50%) MCP
4 1 (2.50%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (27.50%) XenApp
3 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.50%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (50.00%) Citrix
3 14 (35.00%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Apple
4 2 (5.00%) Bloomberg
4 2 (5.00%) Juniper
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) Reuters
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) Dell
5 1 (2.50%) FactSet
5 1 (2.50%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.50%) Polycom
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £90 - £120 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Edmond De Rothschild Ltd
Salary: 10% employer pension, private health, life insurance.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
Playtech
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum plus an attractive benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago