The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Help Desk Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support Engineer
Rank 174 - 189
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support Engineer 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.031% - 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% - 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £21,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.09%
Help Desk Support Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3141 3879 3619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.20% 96.42% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2598 3327 3156
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Help Desk Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Help Desk Support Engineer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Help Desk Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Help Desk Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Help Desk Support Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Help Desk Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Help Desk Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Support Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) CRM

Help Desk Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Help Desk Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (75.00%) MCITP
1 3 (75.00%) MCP
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Google